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- Telegraph via Yahoo UK & Ireland FinanceJun 23 08:02 AM
Charter Savings Bank will pay 2pc on its one year fixed rate bond
- Zacks via Yahoo! FinanceJun 25 12:45 PM
Following Anthem Inc.'s (ANTM) proposal to a acquire Cigna Corp. (CI), rating agency A.M. Best undertook a rating action on Cigna .
- Bloomberg via Yahoo! FinanceJun 21 02:51 PM
Cigna Corp. rejected Anthem Inc.’s $47 billion takeover bid, saying it was inadequate and not in the best interests of shareholders. Cigna said on Sunday its rival was “facing a number of major issues” including a lack of a growth strategy, its membership in the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association and related antitrust actions. Cigna also cited a data breach Anthem sustained in February.
- Bloomberg via Yahoo! FinanceJun 22 11:22 AM
Cigna Corp. rejected Anthem Inc.’s $47 billion takeover bid, saying it was inadequate, not in the best interests of shareholders and that Anthem’s management wasn’t fit to lead a merged insurance giant. Unlike the drug industry, where big pharmaceutical manufacturers have gobbled up smaller biotechnology companies, Anthem and Cigna are well-established companies with their own strategies. Cigna...
- Reuters via Yahoo! FinanceJun 22 08:47 AM
Britain's benchmark FTSE 100 equity index rallied on Monday as bid speculation boosted media group Sky and utility Severn Trent, while hopes of a Greek debt deal lifted stock markets worldwide. Volatility on the FTSE, a crude measure of investor concern, was down nearly three points to hit a three-week low. Sky was among the best-performing FTSE 100 stocks, rising 3.4 percent after The Sunday ...
- Bloomberg via Yahoo! FinanceJul 03 09:48 AM
Aetna Inc. agreed to buy rival health insurer Humana Inc., paying about $35 billion in cash and stock for the second-largest U.S. provider of private health plans for the elderly. The transaction, which prices Humana at $230 a share, combines the second- and fifth-largest U.S. health insurers by market size. The deal values Louisville, Kentucky-based Humana at 23 percent more than its closing ...
- Marketwired via Yahoo! FinanceJun 23 02:01 PM
Black Iron Inc. announces its intention to make a Normal Course Issuer Bid to buy back its common shares through the facilities of the TSX.
- TheStreet.comJun 22 07:15 AM
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Anthem Inc were up 3.65% to $171.09 in early market trading Monday, after the healthcare company bid $47.5 billion to buy rival company Cigna Corp . Cigna rejected Anthem's takeover bid, citing antitrust concerns. TheStreet's Jim Cramer, Portfolio Manager of the Action Alerts PLUS Charitable Trust Portfolio says, "Consolidation is great for this industry if ...
- Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! NewsJun 23 04:28 PM
Boston’s faltering bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics is in danger of becoming a cautionary tale – both for cities bidding to host the games and for the entire Olympic movement. The tepid support throws Boston’s bid into doubt, since it is subject to a statewide public referendum. Indeed, the USOC could drop the city's bid, according to a document obtained by Boston.com, and choose a different...
- The Irish TimesJun 24 05:13 PM
Dáil hears GAA failed in bid to buy Spawell Centre, which was sold to Arnotts buyer
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