LBO Health-Care Deals on the Rise

Sheahan, Matthew
June 2010
High Yield Report;6/7/2010, Vol. 21 Issue 23, p10
The article reports that private equity firms are showing interest to health-care companies which, according to the author, brings a string of deals to the leveraged loan and high yield bond markets. It notes that health-care companies, which have been active on the leverage loan market in 2010, have completed about eight deals since January. It cites that the 1.1 billion U.S. dollars financing for the buyout of inVentive Health is one anticipated health-care deal that consisted both loans and bonds.


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