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Watson to Acquire Actavis Group for EUR4.25 Billion
Date:4/25/2012

of synergies.

Synergies Provide Added Benefits

  • Watson expects to achieve annual synergies of $300 million within three years following transaction close, predominantly consisting of SG&A, R&D and corporate cost synergies.
  • Watson expects additional longer-term cost synergies related to optimizing the supply chain and additional longer-term revenue synergies derived from product launches in new markets. Watson also expects to benefit from a lower pro forma non-GAAP effective tax rate of approximately 28%.
  • Strong Combined Cash Flow Allows for Rapid Debt Repayment

  • Cash flow of the combined business is anticipated to permit Watson to pay down debt quickly to achieve a leverage ratio of below 3.0x debt to adjusted EBITDA in 2013 and approximately 2.0x debt to adjusted EBITDA in 2014. Watson expects to maintain its investment grade rating from all three rating agencies following the close of the transaction.
  • Additional Capabilities, Global Management/Employee Strength
    Strengthens 3rd Party Business

  • The addition of Actavis' MEDIS third-party business significantly broadens the company's out-licensing portfolio. 
  • Experienced, International Management Team

  • The combination of Watson and Actavis dramatically expands the management expertise necessary to drive international growth in established and emerging markets.  Actavis also brings considerable integration experience to the combination, having focused extensively on integration of historical acquisitions since going private in 2007, including consolidating corporate functions, merging CEE and Western Europe operations and implementing project management across the value chain.
  • Expanded Global Team

  • Combined, Watson will have more than 17,000 employees globally.  The Company at acquisition close will have approximately 20 manufacturing facilities and more than
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