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Fresenius to acquire APP Pharmaceuticals for $3.7bn

Executive Summary

Germany's Fresenius SE (hospital, home care, and dialysis products) will pay $23 per share in cash (a 40% premium) to acquire all of the outstanding stock of US-based injectables manufacturer APP Pharmaceuticals. The deal is valued at about $3.7bn, plus the assumption of $940mm in debt, and the potential of an additional $970mm in sales-based earn-outs (what the companies refer to as "contingent value right").
Deal Industry
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Pharmaceuticals
    • Generic Drugs
  • Medical Devices
    • Infusion Therapy Equipment and Supplies
Deal Status
  • Final
Deal Type
  • Acquisition
    • Full Acquisition
    • Includes Contract
    • Includes Earnout
    • Payment Includes Cash

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