June 25, 2014

Syngenta shares jump on report of Monsanto takeover talks

(Reuters) - Syngenta's (SYNN.VX) shares jumped on Tuesday after a media report that the Swiss crop chemical maker had been in talks about a $40 billion (23.57 billion pounds)takeover by U.S. rival Monsanto Co (MON.N) to create the world's largest agrochemical company.

Monsanto, the world's largest seed company, and Syngenta had held preliminary talks.. Read more.

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