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CRH finalises acquisition of Ash Grove Cement
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CRH finalises acquisition of Ash Grove Cement

Ireland’s CRH plc said it has reached an agreement to acquire Ash Grove Cement Company, a leading U.S. cement manufacturer headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas, for a total consideration of US$3.5 billion. The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has now issued its consent order for this transaction and no further regulatory […]

Ireland’s CRH to buy back €1.0 billion shares
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Ireland’s CRH to buy back €1.0 billion shares

One of the largest cement makers, CRH said it will introduce a share repurchase programme to repurchase ordinary shares of up to €1.0 billion. The company said in a statement that the launch of any programme is subject to, and shall comply with, shareholder approval of CRH’s general authority to […]