Here's a look at some of the top Wall Street stories for medical device companies this week: Medtronic updates on $43B Covidien deal financing; Boston Scientific, Bard CEOs cool on consolidation; Nevro sets range for IPO of up to $106m; Alere to sell Alere Health unit to Optum for $600m; Skyline Medical conducts 1-for-75 reverse stock split
Medtronic and Covidien say their pending, $43 billion merger is expected to close in early 2015.
Here's a look at some of the top mergers & acquisitions stories for medical device companies this week: Covidien plans to sell some vascular therapies ahead of Medtronic merger; Covidien, Medtronic shares jump on affirmation of $43B merger; Wright Medical to acquire Tornier for $3.3B in inversion deal; Integra LifeSciences closes MicroFrance, Xomed buy from Medtronic; Globus Medical snaps up allograft maker Transplant Technologies
Covidien unveils the next generation of its superDimension device for lung imaging procedures.
Covidien (NYSE:COV) today unveiled the next generation of its superDimension navigation software for lung procedures.
Covidien says it plans to divest its some of its vascular therapies business to mollify U.S. anti-trust regulators about its proposed $43 billion merger with Medtronic.
A look at the top 10 politicial action committee donations shows that medtech is betting heavily on a GOP win in the midterm elections.
The medical device industry is betting on a Republican sweep of the U.S. Congress during the 2014 mid term elections, according to a MassDevice.com analysis of donations made by the industry's 10 largest political action committees.
Medtronic issues an update on the debt financing behind its pending $43 billion acquisition of Covidien.