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Event Id: 4AJZ8D6A
Action Status: ANNOUNCED
Acquirer Symbol:
Target Symbol: QGEN
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Purchase Price Per Share: 39
Price Per Share Currency: EUR
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Action Notes

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. and QIAGEN N.V. today announced that their boards of directors, as well as the managing board of QIAGEN N.V., have unanimously approved Thermo Fisher's proposal to acquire QIAGEN for (E)39 per share in cash. Thermo Fisher will commence a tender offer to acquire all of the ordinary shares of QIAGEN. The transaction values QIAGEN at approximately $11.5 billion at current exchange rates, which includes the assumption of approximately $1.4 billion of net debt.The transaction, which is expected to be completed in the first half of 2021, is subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions, including the receipt of applicable regulatory approvals, the adoption of certain resolutions relating to the transaction at an Extraordinary General Meeting of QIAGEN's shareholders, and completion of the tender offer.