AstraZeneca has rejected the increased and apparently final takeover offer of £69 billion from US drug giant Pfizer, ITV News Business Editor Joel Hills has reported:
AstraZeneca rejects "final" Pfizer bid of £69 billion.
Pfizer has until Monday until it admits defeat in bidding for AstraZeneca. But after the shenanigans of the past few days we cannot be sure.
AstraZeneca's share price is tumbling back down to earth after the board rejected a "final" Pfizer bid. So is the takeover really over?
Sweden's Finance Minister says the Government should be "very, very sceptical" about any promises the US pharmaceutical giant makes.