USA > UK’s Reckitt Benckiser to acquire Mead Johnson for $16.6 Billion

Reckitt_Benckiser_logo UK based Reckitt Benckiser to acquire Mead Johnson for $16.6 billion. The $90 a share takeover deal is expected to close by third quarter of 2017 after all the customary closing conditions are met. The deal is worth $17.9 billion with debts of Mead Johnson included. Reckitt Benckiser will finance the acquisition with debt from Bank of America Merrill Lynch, More …