Air Products has extended the expiration date on its revised tender offer to acquire all outstanding Airgas shares for $70.00 each.
According to the recent amendment, the tender offer and withdrawal rights are now scheduled to expire at 12.00 midnight New York City time, 4th February 2011. The original expiration date was 14th January 2011, however all other terms and conditions of the offer remain unchanged.
According to Air Products, by the close of business on 6th January 2011, approximately 2,995,370 shares of Airgas common stock had been validly tendered into the offer.
Air Products advises interest parties to visit the United States’ Securities and Exchange Commission SEC’s website and obtain the offering documents free of charge: www.sec.gov
Air Products’ financial advisors are J. P. Morgan Securities Inc. and Perella Weinberg Partners, its legal advisors are Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP and Arnold & Porter, and its information agent is MacKenzie Partners, Inc.