According to Reuters, Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) seeking strategic alternatives

  • November 6, 2019

POTENTIAL DEAL DETAILS

Stock Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. Symbol WBA
Date Announced 11/05/2019 Source Reuters
Type News Report

Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA) has been exploring whether to go private following private equity interest in the U.S drug store chain, which has a market value of more than $55 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.

Update(s):

November 11, 2019: KKR & Co. (KKR) has formally approached drugstore giant Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. about a deal to take the company private, in what could be the biggest-ever leveraged buyout, people familiar with the matter said.

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