ENGLAND > US based GE Healthcare Acquires UK’s Aysmptote

asymptote GE Healthcare has acquired Asymptote Limited, a biotech firm specializing in cryochain technology for sensitive cellular therapies. According to GE Healthcare,  “the acquisition of Asymptote fills a critical gap in GE Healthcare’s end-to-end ecosystem of products and services for cell therapy production, and will be an important piece of the portfolio enabling the industrialization of these life-saving therapies”. With this More …

USA > France based Suez Finances and Canada’s pension fund manager ‘Caisse de Depot et Placement du Quebec’ to acquire GE’s Water Unit for $3.4Bn

SUEZ_ENVIRONNEMENT France based Suez Finances and Canada’s pension fund manager ‘Caisse de Depot et Placement du Quebec’ is set to acquire GE’s Water Unit for €3.2Bn ($3.4Bn). In the deal Suez will hold a 70 percent stake while Caisse de Depot et Placement du Quebec, Canada’s second-biggest pension fund manager, will hold the rest. The transaction is expected to close by More …