This summer, Richard Gonzalez, the CEO of US pharmaceutical maker AbbVie, said of his company’s plan to merge with UK-based Shire: “We wouldn’t be doing it just for the tax impact.” 350 more words
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Along the Graybeard Trail
I have a roommate.
There. I have said it publicly.
Oh, Tricia visits the Shire from time to time, not enough. Eric has been here. Friends stay with me. 180 more words
1 day, 7 hours
FLP Weekly Newsletter
In a turn of events, AbbVie announced it would now advise shareholders to vote against the $54 billion takeover of Shire because of new regulation being enforced on tax inversions. 320 more words
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Dale Rockell Photography
These fantastic Shire Horses were HUGE, towering over everyone, and always on the look out for treats.
Images Copyright Dale Rockell Photography
3 days, 20 hours
Goat and Cabbages
We just talked about AbbVie and Shire’s share-price going down the cliff after the announcement that next Monday AbbVie board will take a decision on whether or not to move forward with the acquisition. 262 more words
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Shirey-Pirey: The Adventures of a East Stirlingshire Fan
14th September 2013, SPFL League 2, Broadwood Stadium
Shire christened their new third kit in support of Parkinson’s UK, with a 2-1 victory over Clyde to continue the 100% away record. 771 more words
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31st August 2013, SPFL League 2, Ochilview Park
Shire were given a harsh reality check after a poor second half defensive display saw Peterhead win 4-1. 760 more words