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Platinum Deals Cost a Lot of Gold

The silence, as they say, surrounding the pending Platinum Specialty Products acquisitions for OMG and now Alent,¬†has been deafening. Could it be because¬†it’s summer, and people aren’t paying as close attention? Could it be because that’s how the respective companies … Continue reading

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No More Cookson

If you read this announcement about Cookson splitting in two the first question must be, what will this mean for the organization? My take is, not much. Here’s why: 1. The company will remain public, and the shareholders are the … Continue reading

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