BHP Billiton : Potash Corp of Saskatchewan Dealogic Deal # : 701413
Data as of : 8/18/2010
Target Acquiror Dates & Values
Potash Corp of Saskatchewan BHP Billiton
Target: 100 % stake Buying: 100 % stake Rumored - Deal Value $m 43,380.5
NY, TR POT 297 m shares outstanding Public (Listed) Announced 17th Aug 2010 Value ex Debt $m 40,030.3
Canada Australia
Chemicals Mining Expected 4Q 2010 Consideration
Goldman Sachs | Advisor JPMorgan | Advisor Completed -
RBC Capital Markets | Advisor TD Securities | Advisor
BOA Merrill Lynch | Advisor BNP Paribas | Advisor Withdrawn -
Stikeman Elliott | Attorney RBS | Advisor
Jones Day | Attorney Barclays Capital | Advisor Termination Fee, Target $m tbd
Banco Santander | Advisor
Cleary Gottlieb | Attorney
Blake Cassels & Graydon | Attorney
Termination Fee, Acquiror $m tbd
Financials 30th Jun 2010
Balance Sheet Debt/Equity: 1
Timeline Events Premiums & Multiples
Initial Offer $130.73
Current Offer $130.73
Income Statement
Cash Flows
Operations $m 2,493
Profitability
Profit Margin 29%
Return on Equity 14%
League Table Impact Sector Trend
2010 YTD Announced Global M&A by Deal Value, $bn Monthly Announced Global M&A, $bn: Chemicals
1 Goldman Sachs 364.0
2 JPMorgan 308.6
3 Morgan Stanley 290.8
4 Credit Suisse 274.0
5 BOA Merrill Lynch 251.7
6 Barclays Capital 213.3
7 Deutsche Bank 203.8
8 Citi 201.5
9 Lazard 186.4
10 UBS 167.3
12 BNP Paribas 123.4
13 RBS 83.6
14 Banco Santander 81.4
15 RBC 80.1
19 TD Securities 53.4
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