Which became AbbVie.
28, 2012, Abbott’s table of directors declared a particular dividend distribution of all exceptional shares of AbbVie common share. For every 1 talk about of Abbott common shares held by close of business on Dec. 12, 2012, Abbott shareholders received 1 share of AbbVie common share on Jan. 1, 2013. Abbott announced in October 2011 that it had been separating into two independent businesses, as its businesses developed into two different expenditure identities. AbbVie is definitely a research-centered specialty biopharmaceuticals business with a broad portfolio of medicines, including leadership in immunology and virology, and a pipeline of breakthrough therapies. (more…)