BB Biotech AG
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Schwertstrasse 6
Schaffhausen, Schaffhausen, 8200 Switzerland
+41-526240845 †

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BB Biotech AG Company Profile

BB BIOTECH banks on genetics. The investment firm funds private and public biotechnology companies worldwide. BB BIOTECH's portfolio includes significant stakes in about five companies including Actelion, Isis Pharmaceuticals, and Celgene. The company rounds out its portfolio with smaller stakes in another five firms, keeping its holdings below 5%. BB BIOTECH prefers to invest in well-managed small- to mid-sized companies that are within two years of bringing a product to market. It focuses on listed companies. The company has some CHF 2 billion (nearly $2.1 billion) under management. Founded in 1993, BB BIOTECH was an early investor in Amgen, one of the world's biggest biotechnology companies.

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