In the news release, Avantor® Declares Dividend on Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock, issued 21-Apr-2021 by Avantor and Financial News over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the date at the end of the first paragraph, last sentence, should read “May 1, 2021” rather than “April 1, 2021” as originally issued inadvertently. The complete, corrected release follows:
Avantor® Declares Dividend on Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock
RADNOR, Pa., April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Avantor, Inc. (NYSE: AVTR), a leading global provider of mission-critical products and services to customers in the life sciences, advanced technologies and applied materials industries, announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend to holders of its 6.250% Series A Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock of $0.78 per share at a rate per share of 1.560%, payable on May 17, 2021 to holders of record on May 1, 2021.
Avantor®, a Fortune 500 company, is a leading global provider of mission-critical products and services to customers in the biopharma, healthcare, education & government, and advanced technologies & applied materials industries. Our portfolio is used in virtually every stage of the most important research, development and production activities in the industries we serve. Our global footprint enables us to serve more than 225,000 customer locations and gives us extensive access to research laboratories and scientists in more than 180 countries. We set science in motion to create a better world. For more information, visit avantorsciences.com.
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