Medical technology firm Orchestra BioMed listed on Nasdaq after finalizing SPAC merger
Orchestra BioMed's products in development include a potential treatment for high blood pressure in patients with pacemakers. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 30, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John George Source Type: news

Marqeta buys fintech Power Finance in $275M all-cash deal, its first acquisition
Marqeta has agreed to acquire two-year-old fintech infrastructure startup Power Finance for $223 million in cash, marking the first acquisition in the publicly-traded company’s 13-year history. About one-third of the purchase price is payable over a two-year period subject to certain undisclosed…#marqeta #randyfernando #andrewdust #powerfinance #anthemis #fincapital #crvrestiveventures #dashfund #oakland #api (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 30, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Janus Henderson Investors joins Luxor in opposing Ritchie Bros ’ planned acquisition of IAA
Janus Henderson Investors on Monday became the second investor in Canada’s Ritchie Bros Auctioneers RBA-T to publicly come out against the company’s planned acquisition of IAA Inc IAA-N. Ritchie Bros on Jan. 23 sweetened the cash component of its buyout offer for IAA by 28 per cent, valuing the…#iaa #janushenderson #ritchiebros #refinitiveikon #ritchiebrostoronto #luxorcapitalgroup (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 30, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

888 suspends some online activities amid compliance investigation
888 Holdings PLC said Monday that it has suspended VIP activities in certain online markets pending the outcome of an internal compliance investigation. The betting and gaming company--which completed the acquisition of the international business of William Hill on July 1--said that following an…#holdingsplc #williamhill #middleeast #jonmendelsohn #itaipazner (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 30, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

RTL-Talpa Merger Dropped Amid Anti-Trust Concerns
European media giant RTL Group has dropped plans to merge its Dutch TV operations, RTL Nederland, with Talpa Networks, the TV group controlled by TV mogul and The Voice creator John de Mol. RTL Group on Monday said the Dutch competition authority ACM had informed them it planned to block the deal,…#rtlgroup #dutch #rtlnederland #talpanetworks #voice #johndemol #acm #rtl #netherlands #netflix (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 30, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

2019 Bitcoin investors back in profit above $21.8k
Investors who purchased Bitcoin in 2019 are back in profit, according to data analyzed by Glassnode and CryptoSlate. The average acquisition price can be derived by tracking exchange data and aligning the price of Bitcoin with the time of withdrawals. The below chart illustrates the average…#bitcoin #interestingly #bitcoins #bitcoinexchange #bitfinex #cryptoslate (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 30, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Has DNA sequencing expert Illumina taken the wrong path in search of holy grail?
Investors question acquisition of cancer testing group that has also angered EU regulators (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 29, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Has Illumina taken the wrong path in its Grail quest?
DNA sequencing expert’s investors question acquisition of cancer testing group that has also angered EU regulators (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 29, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

As M & A Market Shrinks, Event-Driven Hedge Funds Continue To Bet And Win Big
Mergers and acquisitions have been big business over the many years of ultra-low interest rates. While that's changing somewhat due to plummeting deal volumes, some massive deals still look poised to go through, and hedge funds are betting big on such events. Data from S&P Global Market…#spglobal #federalreserve #activisionblizzard #broadcom #vmware #elonmusk #rogerscommunications #shawcommunications #refinitiveikon #rogersshaw (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 29, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mythical Games Unveils Major Platform Upgrade
Regardless of the critics, it is clear that the blockchain gaming sector is not going anywhere anytime soon. Take Mythical Games, a top gaming company that has announced both the launch of Mythical Marketplace 2.0, and the acquisition of tech startup, DMarket on its platform. A New Marketplace As…#dmarket #newmarketplace #mythos #myth #mythicalgames #johnlinden #nflrivals #nitronationworldtour #weeklynewsletterjoin #discordfollow (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 28, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hambro Perks SPAC Eyes Merger With Biotech Istesso, Sky Says
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Source: Reuters: Health - January 28, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

British law ensnares China deals amid broader reviews of foreign investments
A year on, Britain’s answer to CFIUS has been used to review dozens of acquisitions involving foreign buyers. Companies with links to China, Hong Kong and Russia have all seen deals blocked by the British government since the law took effect in January 2022.#cfius #hongkong (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 28, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dozen hedge funds eye bonanza as Rogers-Shaw deal nears close
TORONTO/LONDON (Reuters) - As one of Canada's most bitterly contested acquisitions nears the finish line, a dozen hedge funds including Citadel and Millennium Management are heaving a sigh of relief and sitting on profit of more than C$216 million ($162 million) on paper after a nearly two-year…#torontolondon #communicationsinc #shawcommunications #rogers #shaw #refinitiveikon #kennethgriffin #canyon #jimneumann #sussexpartners (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Munich-based smart thermostats company tado raised $46.9M led by Trill Impact Ventures, after its plans to go public via a SPAC merger failed to materialize
Smart home energy startup Tado has raised €43 million ($46.9 million) in a round of funding led by Trill Impact Ventures, as the company pursues plans to become profitable in 2023. The raise comes a year after the German company announced plans to go public (“deSPAC”) via a special purpose…#smart #tado #trillimpactventures #spac #luxembourg #amazon #siemens #frankfurt #gfjesgacquisition #christiandeilmann (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Angry Investors or Business as Usual? Why Murdoch ’s Proposed Fox-News Corp. Merger Fell Through
Last October, nearly a decade after News Corp. and Fox split, Rupert Murdoch proposed a reunion. The media mogul had divided his holdings in 2013, after a phone-hacking scandal at his British tabloid, News of the World, that had opened the company up to financial and legal risks. Last year, he was…#newscorp #rupertmurdoch #newsofworld #foxcorp #foxsports #lachlanmurdoch #georgszalai #dougcreutz #cowen #troweprice (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 26, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news