Pfizer confirms discussions with Allergan
"Pfizer confirms that it is in preliminary friendly discussions with Allergan in relation to a potential transaction.
"Pfizer emphasizes that no agreement has been reached and there can be no certainty that these discussions will lead to a transaction, or as to the terms on which a transaction, if any, might be agreed.
"Pfizer will not comment on speculation regarding the terms of a potential transaction. Any further announcement will be made if and when appropriate," the company said. ■