TITLE

Cigna Corp. Completes Buy Of Great-West Healthcare

AUTHOR(S)
Lysiak, Fran Matso
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Best's Review;May2008, Vol. 109 Issue 1, p110
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the acquisition of Denver, Colorado-based Great-West Healthcare by Cigna Corp. Cigna announced that its subsidiaries is investing $400 million into the acquired company. The deal includes the acquisition of 1.9 million of Great-West members. The company offers medical, dental, vision, life and disability coverage to its members.
ACCESSION #
31925929

 

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