June 18, 2021
Business News

Alexion Shareholders Approve Acquisition by AstraZeneca


BOSTON–()–Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALXN) today announced that its shareholders have voted to adopt and approve the previously announced agreement to be acquired by AstraZeneca at a special meeting of shareholders held today.

Ludwig Hantson, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer, Alexion, said: “We’re very pleased with today’s affirmative shareholder vote, which brings us one step closer to completing a transaction that will accelerate the combined company’s ability to develop and provide access to life-changing medicines for patients with rare and devastating diseases around the world.”

Subject to receipt of additional regulatory clearances, the acquisition is expected to close in the third…



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