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Merit Medical closes $200m Cianna Medical buy

Merit Medical closes $200m Cianna Medical buy Merit Medical (NSDQ:MMSI) said November 13, 2018, that it closed its $200 million acquisition of Cianna Medical, making the company a wholly-owned subsidiary. Aliso Viejo, Calif.-based Cianna makes the Savi Scout wire-free breast tumor localization system, designed to produce audible […]

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Eventbrite files for $200 million IPO

Eventbrite files for $200 million IPO Eventbrite  filed an IPO on August 16, 2018, for $200 million, confirming reports earlier this summer that the event-planning company plans to go public later this year. According to the document, the company plans to raise $200 million from selling Class A shares, but has […]

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Dentsply Sirona Announces Acquisition of OraMetrix

Dentsply Sirona Announces Acquisition of OraMetrix The Dental Solutions Company, announced on March 26, 2018, the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire OraMetrix, a leading industry provider of innovative 3-D technology solutions improving the quality and efficiency of orthodontic care. OraMetrix offers an advanced, CAD platform […]

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Harvard Bioscience To Acquire Data Sciences International

Harvard Bioscience To Acquire Data Sciences International Harvard Bioscience, Inc. (“HBIO”), a global developer, manufacturer and marketer of a broad range of solutions to advance life science, entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire 100% of the outstanding stock of Data Sciences International, Inc. (“DSI”) for […]

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Samsonite Acquires eBags

Samsonite Acquires eBags  Samsonite International S.A.  entered into an agreement on April 9, 2017, to acquire eBags Inc., one of the world’s leading online retailers of bags and related accessories for travel, for a cash consideration of U.S. $105.0 million. The acquisition is part of Samsonite’s ongoing […]

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Growth Capital Partners completes investment in Shorterm Group

Growth Capital Partners completes investment in Shorterm Group Growth Capital Partners (GCP) was pleased to announce on November 23, 2016, an investment into the Shorterm Group, a leading specialist technical engineering recruitment and training company. Shorterm Group supports a wide range of household names in the aviation, […]

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Santen to acquire InnFocus

Santen to acquire InnFocus Santen Pharmaceutical announced on July 19, 2016, it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire InnFocus, developer of the MicroShunt glaucoma implant device. Santen will acquire InnFocus for an upfront payment of $225 million, plus performance-based considerations upon achievement of development, commercial and […]

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CLX Communications Completes Acquisition of Mblox Inc.

CLX Communications Completes Acquisition of Mblox Inc. CLX Communications AB announced in May that the Company had acquired Mblox Incorporated. On July 12, 2016, CLX gained access to 100 percent of the shares in Mblox and has, following the preliminary purchase price set-off, paid USD 117 million […]

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Witbe lists on Alternext Paris to step up its international expansion

Witbe lists on Alternext Paris to step up its international expansion EnterNext, the Euronext subsidiary dedicated to promoting and growing the market for small and medium-sized companies (SMEs), on April 18, 2016, announced the first day of trading on Alternext Paris of Witbe, a technology company that […]

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Stirling Square Capital Partners acquires Mettis

Stirling Square Capital Partners acquires Mettis Stirling Square Capital Partners, a leading pan-European mid-market private equity firm, announced on February 23, 2016, the acquisition of Mettis Aerospace Ltd, an international manufacturer of precision forged and machined components for the aerospace sector. The business was acquired from Saints […]

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