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  1. August 24, 2016

    AstraZeneca and Pfizer strike $1.6bn antibiotics deal

    Anglo-Swedish pharmaceuticals group AstraZeneca has agreed to sell part of its antibiotics business to former US suitor...

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    August 24, 2016

    AstraZeneca to sell antibiotics business to Pfizer

    UK pharma giant AstraZeneca has struck a deal to sell the rights to its small molecule antibiotics business to Pfizer...

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  1. August 21, 2016

    Pharmaceuticals: Staying power

    It was October of last year and the pharmaceuticals industry was firefighting an explosion set off by Martin Shkreli,...

  2. August 5, 2016

    AstraZeneca climbs to a record high

    A setback for a rival’s cancer treatment helped lift AstraZeneca to a record high on Friday. AZ climbed 1.3 per cent to...

  3. Fast FT

    August 5, 2016

    Bristol-Myers Squibb shares drop after trial results

    Shares in Bristol-Myers Squibb plummeted by 17 per cent in premarket trading, after its novel cancer drug failed in a...

  4. Fast FT

    July 29, 2016

    Sanofi Q2 profits fall as sales of Lantus insulin suffer

    Sales and profits at Sanofi, the French drugmaker currently in pursuit of US cancer drug developer Medivation, dropped...

  5. July 28, 2016

    The Brexit reckoning: UK plc reports

    UK companies with a combined market value of £500bn reported results yesterday — and revealed stark differences in how...

  6. Fast FT

    July 28, 2016

    AstraZeneca insists new drugs 'advancing quickly' as revenues drop

    Loss of market exclusivity on key products, as well as restructuring costs, have weighed on first half results from UK...

  7. July 24, 2016

    New drugs aim to kill cancer cells by destabilising their DNA

    Drugs that selectively destroy cancer cells by destabilising their DNA will be developed in a £6m project funded by the...

  8. July 22, 2016

    UK-exposed stocks sink on slowdown fears

    Businesses most exposed to the UK economy fell on Friday as indications of a post-referendum slowdown started to appear...

  9. July 20, 2016

    The unhappy story of British industrial strategy

    Industrial strategy is back in fashion. Theresa May, the UK prime minister, has signalled her approval with a...

  10. Fast FT

    July 12, 2016

    Sterling advance cools FTSE 100

    The FTSE 100’s weak sterling-fuelled outperformance has hit the buffers today, as the blue chip index dips into the red...

  11. July 11, 2016

    Theresa May sets out vision for business

    Theresa May’s final speech before learning she would become prime minister may turn out to highly significant for...

  12. July 4, 2016

    Poetic visions help companies reach more prosaic goals

    When I opened Facebook recently, a survey popped up. Did I agree the social media platform was “good for the world”?...

  13. Fast FT

    July 1, 2016

    AstraZeneca licenses skin drug to Denmark's Leo Pharma

    UK drugmaker AstraZeneca has secured a $115m global license agreement with Danish pharmaceutical group Leo Pharma for...

  14. June 30, 2016

    Database shines light on pharma payments to UK doctors

    Drug companies have disclosed for the first time their payments to UK doctors and other health professionals: £340m in...

  15. June 24, 2016

    Few bright spots in UK traders’ sea of red

    As a sea of red swept across City traders’ screens on Friday, investors took refuge in the few stocks with sufficient...

  16. June 13, 2016

    One in three FTSE 100 companies worries about tax

    Tax, terrorism, regulation and Brexit are the four biggest worries for FTSE 100 companies, according to analysis of...

  17. Fast FT

    June 9, 2016

    AstraZeneca forges new deal on anaesthetics

    AstraZeneca has struck a deal with Aspen for distributing seven brands of anaesthetics outside the US. Aspen Global...

  18. June 2, 2016

    President raises patient and business hope for cancer treatment

    When Jimmy Carter was diagnosed last year with melanoma that had spread to his brain, many people feared the worst for...

  19. June 2, 2016

    M&A back on the table as ‘big pharma’ targets smaller rivals

    After a start to the year marred by an accounting scandal at Valeant, the collapse of Pfizer’s $160bn merger with...

  20. May 27, 2016

    Denys Henderson, industrialist who split up ICI, 1932-2016

    Sir Denys Henderson, who has died aged 83, was the Imperial Chemical Industries chairman who transformed an old British...

  21. Fast FT

    May 18, 2016

    Opening Quote: Playtech struggling to find a deal

    Burberry has been checked by weakening Chinese demand, Arm has bought Apical for $350m, Playtech is struggling to find...

  22. Fast FT

    May 17, 2016

    Epstein out as Novartis splits cancer from pharma unit

    Swiss pharmaceuticals group Novartis announced on Tuesday plans to separate its oncology unit from its pharmaceuticals...

  23. May 17, 2016

    AstraZeneca set to go head to head against GSK with asthma drug

    AstraZeneca is on course for a head-to-head battle with GlaxoSmithKline over a new generation of asthma drugs which are...

  24. Fast FT

    May 17, 2016

    Opening Quote: Premier Foods back in the black

    LandSec is cautious ahead of the Brexit vote, Vodafone expects earnings to blossom from Project Spring, Premier Foods...

  25. Fast FT

    May 12, 2016

    Opening Quote: TalkTalk; ITV's Brexit jitters; Carney time

    TalkTalk profits have been hit by its cyber attack, ITV ad revenues are suffering from Brexit jitters, Mark Carney...

  26. Fast FT

    May 10, 2016

    Euro credit: today it's breakfast & doughnut bonds

    Another day another flood of bonds issued in Europe. This morning breakfast bonds, doughnut bonds and boozy bonds are...

  27. Fast FT

    May 9, 2016

    France's Total to make rare dip into hybrid debt

    Total, the French energy company, is set to issue the first European hybrid bond in over half a year. No new hybrid...

  28. Fast FT

    May 9, 2016

    'Almost madness': Companies pile into euro bonds

    As the European Central Bank’s first foray into the corporate bond market draws closer, companies are piling in. A slew...

  29. May 5, 2016

    How to survive the trauma of acquisition

    A buyout can be distressing for staff. Nearly 30 years after Australia’s East-West Airlines was sold to arch rival...

  30. Fast FT

    April 29, 2016

    Medivation rejects Sanofi's $9.3bn takeover offer

    Medivation has rejected an unsolicited $9.3bn takeover proposal from Sanofi of France as analysts predicted that...

  31. April 29, 2016

    AstraZeneca cuts costs for shift to cancer drugs

    AstraZeneca has launched a $1.1bn cost-cutting plan to accelerate its shift from mass-market primary care products to a...

  32. Fast FT

    April 29, 2016

    AstraZeneca's revenues rise but profit hit by higher R&D

    AstraZeneca managed to increase revenues slightly in the first quarter but reported a drop in profits as it steps up...

  33. April 26, 2016

    AstraZeneca slips on downgrade worries

    AstraZeneca led the blue-chip fallers on Tuesday as a licensing deal stoked concerns that earnings due this week may...

  34. Fast FT

    April 26, 2016

    AstraZeneca sells US rights to gout treatment for up to $265m

    UK drugmaker AstraZeneca is selling the US rights to its gout treatment Zurampic. Massachusetts-based Ironwood...

  35. Fast FT

    April 26, 2016

    Opening Quote: Whitbread gets a boost from Premier Inn

    Whitbread is getting a profit boost from Premier Inn, BP’s profits are down 80 per cent, Luxembourg is where you’ll...

  36. FT Alphaville

    April 26, 2016

    FT Opening Quote

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  37. April 25, 2016

    Drug prices: Tweaking the formula

    What is the value of a human life? It is one of the most fraught questions in public policy as governments around the...

  38. Fast FT

    April 25, 2016

    Opening Quote: BHS blues, Rexam and Snoozebox

    BHS is sliding into administration, Rexam‘s takeover is almost in the can, Snoozebox‘s CEO has quit. FT Opening Quote,...

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