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Reuters| Mon Dec 04 01:09:58 EST 2017
Dec 4 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1100 GMT on Monday: ** U.S. drugstore chain operator CVS Health Corp said on Sunday it had agreed to acquire U.S. health insurer Aetna Inc for $69 billion, seeking to tackle soaring healthcare spending through lower-cost medical services in pharmacies. ** Denmark’s largest insurance company Tryg said it agreed to buy unlisted competitor Alka Forsikring for 8.2 billion Danish crowns ($1.31 billion) strengthen its presence in the property and casualty (P&C) insurance markets. ** Dalian Wanda group’s billionaire founder ----- Jianlin has agreed to buy a majority stake in Wanda Hotel Development Co for ..

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Dec 3 (Reuters) - Aetna Inc’s board of directors was meeting on Sunday to approve the U.S. health insurer’s sale to U.S. drugstore chain operator CVS Health Corp for approximately ....
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(Reuters) - Aetna Inc’s (AET.N) board of directors approved on Sunday the U.S. health insurer’s sale to drugstore chain operator CVS Health Corp (CVS.N) for approximately $207 per ....
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Drugstore chain operator CVS Health Corp said on Dec. 3 it had agreed to acquire health insurer Aetna Inc for $69 billion, seeking to tackle soaring healthcare spending through low....
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