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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! FinanceJul 03 01:12 AM
Aetna Inc. agreed to buy Humana Inc., the second-largest provider of private Medicare insurance, for $37 billion in cash and stock to broaden its health-care coverage. The transaction values Humana at $230 a share based on yesterday’s closing price for Hartford, Connecticut-based Aetna, the companies said in a statement Friday. The acquisition is part of a merger frenzy as the five biggest U.S ...
- 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 ...
- 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.
- MSN MoneyJul 03 06:39 AM
Aetna Inc. agreed to buy Humana Inc., the second-largest provider of private Medicare insurance, for $37 billion in cash and stock to broaden its health care coverage.
- The Nation - Thailand's English newsJul 02 10:05 AM
To keep its crown as the "King of Sports", TrueVisions, the country's largest subscription-based TV broadcaster, will join in the bidding for rights to the new seasons of the world's best soccer leagues including Barclays Premier League - better known as English Premier League, or EPL - and Spain's La Liga.
- Bloomberg via Yahoo! FinanceJul 01 04:16 PM
The U.S. government sued to block Electrolux AB from taking over General Electric Co.’s appliance business, warning that the $3.3 billion deal would hurt consumers. The sale “would leave millions of Americans vulnerable to price increases for ranges, cooktops and wall ovens, products that serve an important role in family life and represent large purchases for many households,” Leslie Overton, a...
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