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Clariant AG (CLN.S)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Clariant's Bohnen joins executive board, Fuenfstueck to leave
Wednesday, 10 Oct 2018 

Oct 10 (Reuters) - Clariant AG ::CLARIANT WELCOMES HANS BOHNEN AS NEW MEMBER OF THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE.SAYS BRITTA FUENFSTUECK HAS DECIDED TO LEAVE CLARIANT AS OF 31 OCTOBER 2018 TO BECOME CEO OF HARTMANN GROUP.  Full Article

Clariant Will Reduce number Of Its IT Systems And Logistics Partners As Part Of Its Deal With Saudi Basic Industries Co- WSJ
Monday, 24 Sep 2018 

Sept 24 (Reuters) - :SWITZERLAND’S CLARIANT AG WILL REDUCE NUMBER OF ITS IT SYSTEMS AND LOGISTICS PARTNERS AS PART OF ITS DEAL WITH SAUDI BASIC INDUSTRIES CO, CO’S CFO SAID - WSJ (REMOVE EXTRANEOUS LETTER).  Full Article

Clariant CEO Says Not Aware Of Full Takeover Plans By SABIC
Tuesday, 18 Sep 2018 

Sept 18 (Reuters) - Clariant ::CFO SAYS HAS ABOUT 50 PERCENT STAKE IN JV AT THE MOMENT, WILL INCREASE IT AT SOME POINT.CEO SAYS AS FAR AS HE KNOWS SABIC DOES NOT HAVE THE INTENTION TO TAKE OVER ALL OF CLARIANT.EXEC SAYS HAS CORPORATE GOVERNANCE AGREEMENT WITH SABIC THAT IS VALID SEVERAL YEARS THAT SAYS CLARIANT IS AN INDEPENDENT COMPANY.EXEC SAYS DEBT LEVELS TO GO UP ONLY SLIGHTLY RELATED TO THE TRANSACTION, NO CAPITAL INCREASE.CEO SAYS HIS SUCCESSOR OCCHIELLO HAS STRONG EXPERTISE IN GENERAL MANAGEMENT AND TECHNOLOGY, HIS APPOINTMENT IS A "VERY LOGICAL STEP".CEO SAYS WILL CONTINUE AS AN INDEPENDENT COMPANY WITH TWO ANCHOR SHAREHOLDERS.  Full Article

Clariant, Sinopec cooperate on fuel upgrading catalyst technology
Thursday, 11 Jan 2018 

Jan 11 (Reuters) - Clariant AG ::CLARIANT AG - CLARIANT AND SINOPEC SIGN MAJOR COOPERATION AGREEMENTS ON FUEL UPGRADING CATALYST TECHNOLOGY.  Full Article

Global Bioenergies And Clariant Unveil Development Of New Bio-Based Cosmetics Polymer
Tuesday, 2 Jan 2018 

Jan 2 (Reuters) - GLOBAL BIOENERGIES SA ::REG-GLOBAL BIOENERGIES AND CLARIANT UNVEIL DEVELOPMENT OF NEW BIO-BASED COSMETICS POLYMER FOR MORE NATURAL FORMULATIONS.  Full Article

Clariant says open for talks with White Tale, other shareholders
Tuesday, 28 Nov 2017 

Nov 28 (Reuters) - Clariant Ag ::CLARIANT SAYS REMAINS OPEN FOR TALKS WITH WHITE TALE AND WILL CONTINUE ITS DIALOGUE WITH ALL OTHER SHAREHOLDERS.CLARIANT SAYS STRATEGIC REVIEW DESIRED BY WHITE TALE WOULD BE LIMITED TO PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT WITHOUT STRATEGIC INSIGHTS.CLARIANT SAYS WHITE TALE HAS NOT YET PRESENTED ANY STRATEGIC BASIS FOR THEIR ALLEGED LONG-TERM INTEREST IN CLARIANT.  Full Article

‍White Tale responds on Clariant statement​
Tuesday, 28 Nov 2017 

Nov 28 (Reuters) - White Tale Holdings::‍WHITE TALE STATEMENT REGARDING CLARIANT​.WHITE TALE HOLDINGS - ‍DISAPPOINTED BY RECENT STATEMENT OF BOARD OF CLARIANT ON NOVEMBER 24, 2017​.WHITE TALE HOLDINGS- ‍HAVE NEVER ADVOCATED BREAK UP OF COMPANY DESPITE "FALSE CLAIMS" BY CLARIANT​.  Full Article

‍Clariant to present details on updated strategy to investors in early 2018​
Friday, 24 Nov 2017 

Nov 24 (Reuters) - Clariant AG :‍CLARIANT ANNOUNCES PLAN TO UPDATE ITS STRATEGY TO FURTHER ENHANCE GROWTH AND VALUE CREATION​.‍BOARD OF DIRECTORS APPROVED EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE'S PLAN TO DEFINE A CONCRETE SET OF MEASURES, INCLUDING M&A ACTIVITIES, TO ENHANCE VALUE CREATION​.‍WILL PRESENT DETAILS ON ITS UPDATED STRATEGY TO INVESTORS IN BEGINNING OF 2018​.‍PLAN WAS DEVELOPED AS A CONSEQUENCE OF TERMINATION OF INTENDED MERGER WITH HUNTSMAN, WHICH WAS FORCED BY ACTIVIST SHAREHOLDERS​.  Full Article

Clariant ready to discuss board seats for White Tale
Monday, 30 Oct 2017 

Oct 30 (Reuters) - Clariant AG :‍management has offered to White Tale its readiness to present its existing growth strategy, listen to White Tale's plans and discuss appropriate concrete ways forward, including White Tale's wish for seats on board of directors​.‍according to Swiss governance, requests of White Tale will be discussed in next board of directors meeting​.‍invited White Tale to hold further talks​.‍will also continue existing dialogue with all its shareholders, having shown long-term interest in company​.  Full Article

Clariant - open to White Tale suggestions, will work for all shareholders
Monday, 30 Oct 2017 

Oct 30 (Reuters) - Clariant AG :Clariant says several talks took place with white tale since last friday.Clariant says will continue this exchange as part of our ongoing dialog with all our shareholders.Clariant says during this process we will of course consider white tale’s requests.Clariant says clariant will nonetheless keep the interest of all stakeholders in mind when talking to white tale.Clariant says we remain confident that reasonable discussions will take place that focus on the long term sustainable future of clariant.  Full Article

Swiss stocks - Factors to watch on Oct. 10

ZURICH/BERLIN, Oct 10 The Swiss blue-chip SMI was seen opening 0.2 percent lower at 8,950 points on Wednesday, according to premarket indications by bank Julius Baer.