Here's a look at some of the top mergers & acquisitions stories for medical device companies this week: EU to clear Zimmer's $13B Biomet deal; Philips mulls 2016 IPO for lighting biz as bidding war heats up; Heraeus acquires guidewire maker NeoMetrics; Pyott out after Actavis closes $70B Allergan buyout; Australian PE shop acquires Simplify Medical
, Bain Capital
, CVC Capital Partners
, European Commission
, GSR Ventures
, Heraeus Kulzer GmbH
, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P.
, Lattice Power
, M.H. Carnegie
, Royal Philips
, Simplify Medical
, Allergan Inc.
Anti-trust regulators in Japan approve the pending, $13 billion merger of orthopedics giants Zimmer Holdings and Biomet.
Here's a look at some of the top legal news stories for medical device companies this week: Sales reps level $50m sex discrimination suit against Boston Scientific; Zimmer chooses new bellwethers in NexGen knee implant MDL; Boston Scientific executive's killer gets 17 years; Federal appeals court upholds Smith & Nephew's $85m win over Arthrex; Feds extend Biomet's deferred prosecution deal for another year
Zimmer touts the 1st reverse shoulder replacement in the U.S. using its Vivacit-E liner with a Trabecular Metal implant.
Zimmer (NYSE:ZMH) is touting the 1st reverse shoulder replacement in the U.S. using its Vivacit-E Liner for the Trabecular Metal reverse shoulder system.
Anti-trust regulators are reportedly set to approve Zimmer's $13 billion acquisition of cross-town rival Biomet.
The U.S. Justice Dept. extends a deferred prosecution agreement with Biomet for another year, after the orthopedics company last year said it uncovered 'improprieties' by employees in Brazil and Mexico.
Biomet said yesterday that the U.S. Justice Dept. extended by a year the deferred prosecution agreement reached in 2012 over alleged violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.
Here's a look at some of the top mergers & acquisitions stories for medical device companies this week: Zimmer to float $7.7B debt to acquire Biomet; Becton Dickinson's $12B CareFusion buyout set to close tomorrow; Private equity shops battle for Philips' legacy lighting biz; Digirad acquires mobile-imaging group MD Office Solutions; Becton Dickinson closes $12B CareFusion buyout