TITLE

Roche Reportedly Joins Life Tech Auction

PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
MondayMorning;3/25/2013, Vol. 21 Issue 11, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that several private equity firms and healthcare companies including Roche Holding AG, KKR & Co. LP, Hellman & Friedman LLC and Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. have joined the auction of a genetic testing company Life Technologies Corp. It mentions that the private equity firms are interested in Life Technologies Corp. due to its reliable cash flow whereas healthcare companies expected that a tie-up with the company could provide the scale and synergies.
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86435126

 

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