Four medtech companies make CB Insights list of the top 20 venture capital-backed healthcare exits of 2014.
At least 4 medtech exits were significant enough to make the cut for the top 20 venture capital-backed healthcare exits of 2014, according to research firm CB Insights.
Here's a look at some of the top mergers & acquisitions stories for medical device companies this week: Stryker buys Canadian hospital bed maker CHG; Tornier extends U.S. anti-trust waiting period on merger with Wright Medical; Covidien shareholders approve Medtronic merger; Becton Dickinson, CareFusion settle lawsuits filed over merger; Medtronic shareholders also OK Covidien deal
Covidien's Nellcor ventillators have been burdened with another Class I recall due to a manufacturing mishap.
Medtronic's shareholders overwhelmingly approve its $43 billion merger with Covidien, setting the stage for the deal to close in a few weeks.
Covidien says shareholders at a meeting in Ireland this morning approved its pending, $43 billion merger with Medtronic.
Here's a look at some of the top mergers & acquisitions stories for medical device companies this week: Stryker could move for Smith & Nephew 'soon'; Zoll Medical to acquire Advanced Circulatory Systems; Judge won't stop Medtronic plan to cover $63m tax tab for execs, directors; Covidien inks deal to settle lawsuit over Medtronic merger; Medtech M&A: Uroplasty, Vision-Sciences to merge
Covidien agrees to a deal that would settle a consolidated derivatives lawsuit filed by shareholders looking to block its $43 billion merger with Medtronic.