Ascendis Health shareholders took the company's leadership to task this week, demanding answers as to why the ailing company was dragging its feet on finalising the sale of its Remedica business.

At its AGM on Wednesday the company said the deal to sell Remedica for which it signed an exclusivity agreement, had been scuppered by the bidder's noncompliant submission regarding how it would fund the sale. Shareholders were not impressed.

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