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Nutrien Ltd (NTR.TO)

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Ruralco Holdings Updates On Decision By Australian Competition And Consumer Commission
Thursday, 13 Jun 2019 

June 13 (Reuters) - Ruralco Holdings Ltd ::RURALCO NOTES TODAY'S DECISION BY AUSTRALIAN COMPETITION AND CONSUMER COMMISSION.IS CURRENTLY CONSIDERING IMPACT OF ACCC'S PROCESS ON TRANSACTION TIMETABLE.BOARD CONTINUES TO UNANIMOUSLY RECOMMEND THAT SHAREHOLDERS VOTE IN FAVOUR OF SCHEME IN ABSENCE OF A SUPERIOR PROPOSAL.ACCC HAS INDICATED THAT IT EXPECTS TO ANNOUNCE ITS FINAL DECISION IN RESPECT OF TRANSACTION ON 15 AUGUST 2019.  Full Article

ACCC Releases Statement Of Issues On Nutrien's Proposed Acquisition Of Ruralco
Thursday, 13 Jun 2019 

June 13 (Reuters) - Australian Competition and Consumer Commission::RELEASED A STATEMENT OF ISSUES RAISING PRELIMINARY COMPETITION CONCERNS ABOUT NUTRIEN'S PROPOSED ACQUISITION OF RURALCO.IDENTIFIED LOCAL AREAS WHERE LANDMARK’S RURAL MERCHANDISE STORES COMPETE WITH RURALCO STORES AND THERE WOULD BE FEW REMAINING COMPETITORS.CONSIDERING WHETHER DELIVERY FROM OUTSIDE THESE REGIONS WOULD PROVIDE SUFFICIENT COMPETITION TO THE RURALCO-LANDMARK RETAIL STORES.PRELIMINARY VIEW IS THAT PROPOSED DEAL IS UNLIKELY TO LESSEN COMPETITION IN SUPPLY OF WOOL BROKING, LIVESTOCK AGENCY, & OTHER AREAS.CHECKING WHETHER MERGED LANDMARK-RURALCO WOULD BE MORE LIKELY TO DISCRIMINATE AGAINST RETAILERS WH0 ARE WHOLESALE CUSTOMERS COMPETING WITH STORES.CONSIDERING WHETHER PROPOSED DEAL WOULD REDUCE COMPETITION AT WHOLESALE LEVEL, WHETHER REMAINING WHOLESALERS WILL PROVIDE SUFFICIENT COMPETITION.  Full Article

Nutrien Announces Board Leadership Succession
Friday, 29 Mar 2019 

Nutrien Ltd ::NUTRIEN ANNOUNCES BOARD LEADERSHIP SUCCESSION.NUTRIEN LTD - BOARD LEADERSHIP SUCCESSION PLAN INCLUDES A REDUCTION IN BOARD SIZE TO 12 DIRECTORS.NUTRIEN LTD - BOARD LEADERSHIP SUCCESSION PLAN INCLUDES NOMINATION OF AN INDEPENDENT BOARD CHAIR.NUTRIEN LTD - INCUMBENT DIRECTORS DEREK PANNELL, JERRY GRANDEY AND ANNE MCLELLAN WILL BE RETIRING FROM BOARD IN CONNECTION WITH ANNUAL MEETING.NUTRIEN LTD - MAYO SCHMIDT WILL SUCCEED DEREK PANNELL AS NUTRIEN'S INDEPENDENT BOARD CHAIR FOLLOWING ANNUAL MEETING..NUTRIEN LTD - ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS WILL BE HELD ON THURSDAY, MAY 9, 2019.  Full Article

Ruralco Holdings Says Takeover By Nutrien May Take Six Months Or More
Friday, 8 Mar 2019 

March 8 (Reuters) - Ruralco Holdings::SAYS TAKEOVER BY NUTRIEN LTD MAY GO FOR SIX MONTHS OR MORE.ENTERED SCHEME IMPLEMENTATION DEED WITH NUTRIEN, BOARD UNANIMOUSLY RECOMMENDS SCHEME IN ABSENCE OF SUPERIOR PROPOSAL.  Full Article

ACCC To Commence Public Review Of Nutrien's Ruralco Acquisition
Wednesday, 27 Feb 2019 

Feb 27 (Reuters) - AUSTRALIAN COMPETITION AND CONSUMER COMMISSION-:PUBLIC REVIEW WILL BE COMMENCED ON PROPOSED ACQUISITION OF RURALCO BY NUTRIEN'S AUSTRALIAN BUSINESS, LANDMARK.  Full Article

Ruralco Holdings Enters Into Scheme Implementation Deed With Nutrien Ltd
Wednesday, 27 Feb 2019 

Feb 27 (Reuters) - Ruralco Holdings Ltd ::RURALCO HAS ENTERED INTO A SCHEME IMPLEMENTATION DEED WITH NUTRIEN LTD.NUTRIEN HAS AGREED TO ACQUIRE 100% OF ISSUED SHARE CAPITAL OF RURALCO FOR A CASH PRICE OF $4.40 PER SHARE.DIRECTORS OF RURALCO UNANIMOUSLY RECOMMEND THAT RURALCO SHAREHOLDERS VOTE IN FAVOUR OF SCHEME.DIRECTORS OF RURALCO ALSO INTEND TO DECLARE AND PAY A FULLY FRANKED FY2019 INTERIM DIVIDEND (INTERIM DIVIDEND) OF UP TO 10 CENTS PER SHARE.EXPECTS TO DECLARE & PAY A FULLY FRANKED SPECIAL DIVIDEND OF UP TO 90 CENTS PER SHARE IN CASH ON OR SHORTLY BEFORE IMPLEMENTATION OF SCHEME.DEAL VALUES RURALCO'S FULLY DILUTED EQUITY AT ABOUT $469 MLN, AND AT AN ENTERPRISE VALUE OF $615 MLN.SCHEME IS EXPECTED TO BE IMPLEMENTED IN SECOND HALF OF 2019.  Full Article

ACCC Says Is Aware Of Media Speculation On Possible Acquisition Of Ruralco By Nutrien
Tuesday, 26 Feb 2019 

Feb 27 (Reuters) - Australian Competition & Consumer Commission::AWARE OF MEDIA SPECULATION ON POSSIBLE ACQUISITION OF RURALCO BY NUTRIEN'S UNIT LANDMARK AND IS MONITORING THE SITUATION.  Full Article

Nutrien Announces TSX Approval For Its Renewed Share Repurchase Program
Monday, 25 Feb 2019 

Feb 25 (Reuters) - Nutrien Ltd ::NUTRIEN ANNOUNCES TSX APPROVAL FOR ITS RENEWED SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM.  Full Article

Nutrien Announces Intention To Renew Share Repurchase Program
Wednesday, 20 Feb 2019 

Feb 20 (Reuters) - Nutrien Ltd ::NUTRIEN ANNOUNCES INTENTION TO RENEW SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM.NUTRIEN LTD - ANY PURCHASES WILL COMMENCE FOLLOWING EXPIRATION OF OUR CURRENT NCIB ON FEBRUARY 22, 2019.NUTRIEN LTD - BOARD OF DIRECTORS APPROVED PURCHASE OF UP TO 5 PERCENT OF NUTRIEN'S OUTSTANDING COMMON SHARES OVER A ONE-YEAR PERIOD.  Full Article

Nutrien CEO sees 'relatively stable' balance sheets for U.S. farmers
Thursday, 7 Feb 2019 

Feb 7 (Reuters) - Nutrien Ltd CEO, speaking on a conference call::NUTRIEN CEO SAYS BALANCE SHEETS OF US FARMERS 'RELATIVELY STABLE'; SEES FARMER ECONOMICS IMPROVING IN 2019.  Full Article

RPT-China snub, drought and debt shake finances of Canada's farmers

WINNIPEG, Manitoba/OTTAWA, June 19 For years, the financial stability of Canadian farmers was the envy of their American counterparts, but rising costs, drought and a dispute with China have weakened their bottom lines.