Wed, Dec 4 2013
FRANKFURT, Dec 4 - Germany's Gerresheimer AG , a maker of medical supplies such as pill bottles and syringes, has lost interest in the healthcare packaging unit of Rexam Plc, the company said on Wednesday.
FRANKFURT, Dec 4 - Germany's Gerresheimer AG has lost interest in the healthcare packaging unit of Rexam Plc, its chief executive was quoted telling a German newspaper on Wednesday.
Sun, Dec 1 2013
HONG KONG, December 2 - News and developments in Asia private equity from Reuters News for the week ending November 29.
Fri, Nov 29 2013
Nov 29 - Atrium Innovations Inc said a group of investors, including European private equity firm Permira funds, would buy the dietary supplements maker for about C$751.2 million.
Nov 29 - Atrium Innovations Inc, a maker of dietary supplements, said a group of investors, including European private equity firm Permira funds, would acquire the company for about C$1.1 billion ($1 billion), including debt.
Thu, Nov 28 2013
Nov 28 - U.S. buyout firm KKR & Co LP has agreed to invest about $200 million in Indian drugmaker Gland Pharma Ltd, marking the largest private equity investment in the local pharmaceutical sector amid growing demand for generic drugs in overseas markets.
Wed, Nov 27 2013
MUMBAI, Nov 28 - India's Gland Pharma said on Thursday U.S. private equity firm KKR & Co LP had agreed to invest about $200 million to buy a minority stake in the company.
Nov 27 - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2030 GMT on Wednesday:
Nov 27 - CVS Caremark Corp will buy drug infusion services provider Coram LLC for $2.1 billion, allowing the company to bolster its pharmacy benefits management business by offering cost-effective delivery of specialty drugs.
Tue, Nov 26 2013
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These days Washington is not known for bipartisanship, but every now and then a breakthrough is made. It is noteworthy that Vice President Joe Biden, a Democrat, and Senator John McCain, a Republican, are appearing together at a forum in Sedona, Arizona on Friday.