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Mary Harney's €90,000 Indian takeaway

Former health minister takes substantial stake in pharmaceutical company ahead of stock market float

26th July, 2015
Mary Harney bought shares ahead of Syngenes flotation

Former health minister and tánaiste Mary Harney has taken a substantial stake in a pharmaceutical company controlled by one of India’s wealthiest women ahead of its stock market float next month.

Syngene International, a biomedical research company, is seeking to raise around €80 million when its share issue opens for subscription tomorrow.

Syngene is an offshoot of the €1 billion market-valued Biocon, India’s biggest listed pharmaceutical company, which is led by...

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