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3. Baxter demands its $20 million from Fresenius
Baxter International Inc. (NYSE: BAX) asks a federal judge to finalize a $20 million ruling against Fresenius Medical Care AG (NYSE:FMS), saying "Fresenius has finally run out of procedural games to avoid payment."
2. Bain bows out of $6.3 billion KCI race
Just a day after rumors emerged that Bain Capital LLC and Avista Capital Partners LLC were trying to raise money in order to best Apax Partners LLP’s $6.3 billion bid to buy KCI, Bain took itself out of the running.
1. Paulson hedge fund bails on BSX
Once Boston Scientific Corp.’s (NYSE:BSX) largest shareholder, Paulson & Co. Inc. liquidated its position in the med-tech giant, selling off some 15 million shares and fetching an estimated $104 million to $108 million in the process.