Boston Scientific Corp (BSX.N)
A federal jury in Delaware has ordered medical device maker Edwards Lifesciences Corp to pay $35 million after finding a heart valve replacement system it makes infringes a patent held by rival Boston Scientific Corp.
LONDON, Nov 21 (LPC) - US medical device maker Boston Scientific is backing its recommended cash offer for UK-based BTG plc with a £3.3bn (US$4.22bn)bridge loan from Barclays Bank.
Nov 20 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Tuesday:
LONDON, Nov 20 (LPC) - US medical device maker Boston Scientific is backing its recommended cash offer for UK-based BTG plc with a £3.3bn bridge loan from Barclays Bank.
LONDON U.S. medical device maker Boston Scientific Corp has agreed to buy Britain's BTG Plc for 3.3 billion pounds ($4.24 billion) in cash, adding technology to fight cancer and other serious diseases to its portfolio.
* U.S. group's biggest deal since 2006 Guidant acquisition (Adds latest shares, analyst comment, further details)
Nov 20 U.S. medical device maker Boston Scientific Corp said it offered to buy British pharmaceutical firm BTG Plc for about 3.3 billion pounds ($4.24 billion) in cash.
Medical device company Boston Scientific Corp posted a slightly better-than-expected quarterly profit on Wednesday, helped by higher sales in its MedSurg business, which makes surgical products for various urological and pelvic disorders.
* Co tightens EPS forecast on foreign exchange headwinds (Adds details from conference call, analyst comment; Updates shares)
Oct 24 Medical device maker Boston Scientific Corp posted a 52.7 percent jump in quarterly profit on Wednesday, helped by higher sales in its cardiovascular business, which makes stents and heart valves.