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Baxter looks to growth post-Baxalta spinout

May 20, 2015 by Mark Hollmer

Baxter International looks to sales and margin growth after it spins out its biopharmaceutical arm as Baxalta, likely augmented with acquisitions.

Baxter looks to growth post-Baxalta spinout

Baxter (NYSE:BAX) said it plans to boost its sales and margin growth after the planned July 1 spinout of its biopharmaceutical division as Baxalta.

Analyst: ConMed ripe for M&A spree

May 19, 2015 by Fink Densford

ConMed could be poised for some merger & acquisition activity as new management engineers a turnaround, according to a Wall Street analyst.

Analyst: ConMed ripe for M&A spree

ConMed (NSDQ:CNMD), in the middle of an under-appreciated turnaround, could be poised to augment its growth via selective acquisitions, according to Leerink Partners analyst Richard Newitter.

Feds charge ex-JP Morgan exec, father in medtech insider trading scheme

May 15, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Federal prosecutors charge a former JP Morgan executive and his father with insider trading based on information gleaned from a spate of medtech mergers.

Feds charge ex-JP Morgan exec, father in medtech insider trading scheme

Federal prosecutors in New York this week charged a father-and-son team with insider trading connected with a spate of mergers in the medical device arena.

BSX prices $1.85B debt offering | The week in medtech M&A

May 13, 2015 by MassDevice

Here's a look at some of the top mergers & acquisitions stories for medical device companies this week: Boston Scientific prices $1.85B debt offering; Wright Medical, Tornier schedule merger votes; Philips shareholders approve lighting biz spinout; Sorin, Cyberonics introduce post-merger leaders

Boston Scientific prices $1.85B debt offering

May 8, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Sorin, Cyberonics introduce post-merger leaders

May 12, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Sorin and Cyberonics reveal their executive choices for once their $1.4 billion merger concludes later this year.

Sorin, Cyberonics introduce post-merger leaders

Philips shareholders approve lighting biz spinout

May 11, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Shareholders of Royal Philips approve the spinout of its legacy lighting business.

Philips shareholders approve lighting biz spinout

Royal Philips (NYSE:PHG) said last week that its shareholders approved the spinout of its legacy lighting business as a stand-alone, publicly traded company.

Wright Medical, Tornier schedule merger votes

May 8, 2015 by Brad Perriello

Wright Medical and Tornier schedule shareholder votes next month on their pending, $3 billion 'merger of equals.'

Wright Medical, Tornier schedule merger votes