Takeda gets clearance for Shire deal from U.S. FTC
Takeda said on Tuesday morning that its has received unconditional clearance from the Federal Trade Commission for the proposed acquisition.
The deal remains subject to a number of conditions, including receipt of other regulatory clearances and approval by the shareholders of both companies.
"The FTC's unconditional clearance of the acquisition is another significant milestone in the transaction process," Takeda said. ■