General Electric made clear this week -- with a one-two punch of an acquisition and a merger in a matter of hours -- that it intends to grow its GE Medical Systems
division. But in some cases, the acquisitions may actually induce the Fairfield, Conn.-based giant to make additional acquisitions in order to own market leader sta......Full article >>>
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surgical C-arm business portions of Instrumentarium -- be spun off to maintain a competitive market. But analysts expect GE Medical to make additional acquisitions to complement its new buys and/or spin additional portions of Amersham off.
They need to do......Full article >>>
umber two in any industry and in this area, Amershan is number five or six.
During a conference call following the merger with Amersham, GE Medical brass said they planned to keep the drug discovery division intact.
Sources with the acquiring company demurred questions on GE Medical's plans for the drug development division. But Peter Stack -- a spokesman with GE headquarters in......Full article >>>
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