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Healthscope now has a second takeover offer at $4.5 billion

Healthscope, Australia’s second biggest private hospital operator, just received a second takeover offer, this time from Brookfield Capital Partners, at around $4.5 billion. The group already has a $4.1 billion bid from a consortium headed by private equity firm BGH Capital and industry fund AustralianSuper. That proposal has an indicative […]
Healthscope now has a second takeover offer at $4.5 billion
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Private equity and Australia’s biggest super fund just lobbed another $4.1 billion takeover bid for Healthscope

Healthscope, Australia’s second biggest private hospital operator, just received another $4.1 billion takeover bid. The offer is from a consortium headed by BGH Capital and industry fund AustralianSuper. The proposal for a scheme of arrangement is backed by Ellerston Capital which has 9.3% of Healthscope. Private hospital operator Healthscope has […]
Private equity and Australia’s biggest super fund just lobbed another $4.1 billion takeover bid for Healthscope
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A consortium has launched a $4 billion takeover for Healthscope

A consortium headed by private equity firm BGH Capital Fund has launched a $4.1 billion takeover of Healthscope, Australia’s second biggest private hospital operator. The takeover group includes AustralianSuper, Carob Investment Private Limited, a subsidiary of GIC Ventures, the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board and the Canada Pension Plan Investment […]
A consortium has launched a $4 billion takeover for Healthscope
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Healthscope shares are tumbling

Shares in Healthscope fell hard after the private hospital operator issued an earnings alert. A short time ago, the shares were down 18% to $2.405. “The company has experienced slower than expected revenue growth in hospitals in the first quarter,” Healthscope said in its September quarter update presented to its […]
Healthscope shares are tumbling