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oldman Sachs Group Inc. decreased stake in Elekta AB
Friday, 15 Apr 2016 03:41am EDT 

Elekta publ AB:Goldman Sachs Group, Inc decreased stake in Elekta AB from above 5 percent to 0.06409 percent of Elekta share capital.  Full Article

Elekta appoints Richard Hausmann new President and CEO
Wednesday, 13 Apr 2016 01:30am EDT 

Elekta publ AB:Richard Hausmann appointed as Elekta's President and CEO from June 10.Hausmann succeeds Tomas Puusepp, current President and Chief Executive Officer.Tomas Puusepp will continue as a working board member for Elekta from June 10.  Full Article

Elekta inks 8-year deal with GenesisCare for more than $100 mln
Thursday, 31 Mar 2016 01:40am EDT 

Elekta publ AB:Signed an eight-year partnership deal worth more than $100 million with Australian radiotherapy firm GenesisCare.Says will book no part of the agreement in Q4.Deal includes the acquisition of solutions across Elekta's portfolio.Says expects GenesisCare to order its new MRI-guided linear accelerator when it becomes available on the market in 2017.  Full Article

Elekta publ AB wins order worth over 5 million pounds
Monday, 30 Nov 2015 01:30am EST 

Elekta publ AB:Proton Partners International to fight cancer with Elekta radiotherapy equipment.Elekta says order is valued at more than 5 million British pounds and was booked during Elekta's second fiscal quarter.  Full Article

Karolinska University Hospital to purchase Elekta 's Leksell Gamma Knife Icon
Wednesday, 25 Nov 2015 01:30am EST 

Elekta publ AB:Karolinska University Hospital to purchase Elekta's Leksell Gamma Knife Icon.  Full Article

Elekta publ AB staff arrested in Italy in contract rigging probe - Reuters
Thursday, 12 Nov 2015 05:19am EST 

Elekta publ AB:Four senior employees of Swedish medical technology group Elektahave been placed under house arrest in Italy over an investigation into alleged contract rigging and criminal association, the Milan prosecutors' office said on Thursday - RTRS.Elekta, which makes equipment for cancer treatment, was not immediately available for comment - RTRS.As well as the four managers under house arrest, 22 other people were placed under investigation, the prosecutors' office said, and Elekta SpA, the Italian arm of the Swedish group, is also being investigated - RTRS.  Full Article

Elekta affirms financial targets for coming years
Monday, 19 Oct 2015 10:10am EDT 

Elekta publ AB:Says reiterated plan to reduce costs by 450 million Swedish crowns, as well as ambition to improve EBITA margin with 6 percentage points by FY 2017/18 at a Capital Markets Presentation during the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Annual Meeting.Says reiterated expected mid-term market growth rate of 3-5 percent per year.Says the comprehensive action program launched earlier this fiscal year is on track.  Full Article

Elekta publ AB says Varian patent claim lacks merit
Tuesday, 29 Sep 2015 02:30am EDT 

Elekta publ AB:States that Varian claims lack merit.Says will defend itself vigorously.CEO does not foresee any material business impact as a result of these claims.On June 16, 2015, William Beaumont Hospital and Elekta Ltd. filed a patent infringement suit against Varian Medical Systems, Inc.Varian Medical Systems filed civil lawsuits and made a request that the United States International Trade Commission (USITC) initiate a patent infringement proceeding against Elekta on September 25, 2015.  Full Article

Elekta wins order for four Versa HD
Tuesday, 1 Sep 2015 01:35am EDT 

Elekta publ AB:Elekta says wins order for four Versa HD.Gustave Roussy, leading European comprehensive cancer center, has awarded Elekta order for four Versa HD linear accelerators, replacing their existing installed base of competing systems.  Full Article

Elekta reiterates FY 2015/16 outlook
Tuesday, 1 Sep 2015 01:30am EDT 

Elekta publ AB:Reiterates FY 2015/16 outlook.Expects negative growth in net sales during the first half of FY 2015/16, while growth is expected to return during the second half of FY 2015/16.  Full Article

Elekta wins 74 mln DKK contract in Denmark - Tenders Electronic Daily

STOCKHOLM, Nov 10 ** Medical technology firm Elekta has won a contract in Denmark worth 74 million Danish crowns ($10.84 million), according to a publication on EU procurement website Tenders Electronic Daily (TED) Link: http://bit.ly/2eNfrdx ** Contract covers purchase of one MR Accelerator for Odense University Hospital and includes a service contract of at least 5 years ** Contract authority is with Medicoteknik, Region Syddanmark ($1 = 6.8236 Danish crowns) (Reporting by Jo