Raptor Pharma (RPTP) CEO Won't Comment on Shire (SHPG) Bid Report, Calls it 'Rumor' - Bloomberg

August 17, 2016 5:43 PM EDT

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Raptor Pharma's (NASDAQ: RPTP) CEO Julie Smith told Bloomberg in a phone interview that the company does not comment on "speculation or rumors." Earlier Intereconomia said Shire offered to acquire the company for $800 million.

"I would characterize it as a rumor," she reportedly said.

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