Articles written by Dylan Sammut:

Health Care M&A Deals, Week Ending January 18, 2019

The Health Care M&A Weekly chart is a selection of transactions announced during the prior week(s). The deals presented here are from our Deal Search Online database, which is updated every business day, in the quarterly report. Visit www.dealsearchonline.com to see how Deal Search Online can help you stay up-to-date on the healthcare market overall, or in a particular […]

RiverGlade Capital Buys Kids Care Dental & Orthodontics

After a six-year partnership, Sterling Partners is selling Kids Care Dental & Orthodontics, a California based multi-site dental practice for children and adolescents. The buyer happens to be RiverGlade Capital, a private equity firm founded in 2017 by Danny Rosenberg and Garrick Rice, two former executives at Sterling Partners. No financial terms were disclosed. Founded […]

Health Care M&A Deals, Week Ending January 11, 2019

The Health Care M&A Weekly chart is a selection of transactions announced during the prior week(s). The deals presented here are from our Deal Search Online database, which is updated every business day, in the quarterly report. Visit www.dealsearchonline.com to see how Deal Search Online can help you stay up-to-date on the healthcare market overall, or in a particular […]

Eli Lilly Acquires Loxo Oncology in its Largest Deal Yet

Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) hit the new year running when it announced the acquisition of Loxo Oncology, Inc. (NASDAQ: LOXO), a biopharmaceutical company that develops medicines for genomically defined cancers. Under the terms of the deal, Lilly will acquire all outstanding shares of Loxo for $235.00 per share, or $8 billion. The offer […]

Health Care M&A Deals, Week Ending January 4, 2019

The Health Care M&A Weekly chart is a selection of transactions announced during the prior week(s). The deals presented here are from our Deal Search Online database, which is updated every business day, in the quarterly report. Visit www.dealsearchonline.com to see how Deal Search Online can help you stay up-to-date on the healthcare market overall, or in a particular […]

Acquisition of Civitas Tops 2018 Behavioral Health Care Deals

The biggest deal in the Behavioral Health Care sector featured a growing trend in healthcare M&A: a publicly traded company taken private. In this case, it was Centerbridge Partners buying Civitas Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: CIVI) for approximately $1.4 billion.  Founded in 1980, Civitas Solutions provides home- and community-based health and human services to must-serve individuals with intellectual, […]

Health Care M&A Deals, December 17-28, 2018

The Health Care M&A Weekly chart is a selection of transactions announced during the prior week(s). The deals presented here are from our Deal Search Online database, which is updated every business day, in the quarterly report. Visit www.dealsearchonline.com to see how Deal Search Online can help you stay up-to-date on the healthcare market overall, or in a particular […]

Australian Pharmaceutical Industries closes 2018 with pharmacy deal

Australian Pharmaceutical Industries (ASX: API) closed out 2018 by announcing it acquired Sigma Healthcare Ltd (ASX: SIG), a wholesale and distribution service for pharmacies. With $2.96 million of reported revenue in FY2018, Sigma also owns several pharmacy retail brands in Australia such as Amcal Max, DDS, Amcal, and Guardian. The deal was valued at $524.9 million (AUD […]

Biotechnology and Digital Health Deals Lead for December

Although December is typically one of the slower months in transaction announcements, the eHealth and Biotechnology sectors remained the most active with a total of 27 transactions, growing in proportion compared to December 2017. Biotechnology and e-Health transactions were roughly 19% of all of December 2017’s deals, but they were 28% this December. However, price volume tells […]

BrightSpring Merges with KKR’s PharMerica

BrightSpring Health Services and PharMerica are merging to create a national home care business with its own pharmacy services provider under KKR & Co. (NYSE: KKR). Both companies are based in Louisville, Kentucky and will continue to operate from there. Financial terms were not disclosed. BrightSpring, formerly known as ResCare, was a portfolio company of […]