Thoma Bravo's Amicas Deal Faces Rival Bid

MacFadyen, Ken
March 2010
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;3/1/2010, Vol. 23 Issue 9, p12
The article reports on the competing bid offered by Merge Healthcare Inc. to acquire Amicas Inc. Merge's offer of 6.05 U.S. dollars a share in cash emerged less than two months after Thomas Bravo first agreed to take Amicas Inc. private through a deal worth 217 million U.S. dollars or 5.35 U.S. dollars a share. The reasons for the board of directors' decision to reject the proposed bid of Merge are also discussed.


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