Health Care Deal News- December 3, 2012

 

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December 3, 2012 Issue:

 

  1. Recent Health Care M&A Deals 
  2. October Follows Slow Third Quarter--
    Heaviest M&A Deal Volume In Months Greets The Election
  3. Spotlight on: Venture Capital
  4. Webcast Calendar

 

Recent Health Care M&A Deals

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

Acquirer

Target

Price

 Acadia Healthcare Company, Inc.

 Behavorial Centers of America, LLC

 $145 million

 Acadia Healthcare Company, Inc.

 AmiCare Behavorial Centers

 $113 million

BIOTECHNOLOGY

Acquirer

Target

Price

 Smith & Nephew llc

 Healthpoint Biotherapeutics

 $782 million

LABORATORIES, MRI AND DIALYSIS

Acquirer

Target

Price

 Trivitron Healthcare

 Ani Labsystem

 $20.5 million

 

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Brisk October Follows Slow Third Quarter--
Heaviest M&A Deal Volume In Months Greets The Election

Just when we thought the health care M&A market was poised for a mini-recession, we had our own little October surprise with a flurry of announced transactions spread fairly evenly among the technology (51 deals) and services (53 deals) segments. It has been rare to have a single month with more than 100 transactions announced, but the overwhelming majority of the acquisitions, across both segments, were small in dollar value.....Read more

 

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Spotlight on: Venture Capital
Although not nearly as robust as several years ago (that’s an understatement), venture capital is still flowing into biotech and specialty pharma companies, just not like in the past.  In October, two companies trying to develop novel approaches to dermatological disorders completed Series A financings.  In the larger of the two, Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. raised $21 million led by Vivo Ventures and Fidelity Biosciences with a participation from Sofinnova Ventures......Read more

 
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