Kindred Healthcare Inc
UnitedHealth Group is, by revenue, the largest healthcare company in the world.
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In October, Kindred entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Gentiva Health Services, Inc. (GTIV) for $1.8 billion.
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Using the company’s partnerships and experience in ophthalmology, it plans to expand into a disease indication with a larger market. The company says it expects to place a new product candidate for this large market opportunity into development some time in 2015.
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High yield issuance last week rebounded sharply from the past two weeks’ lows. Issuers took advantage of strong market conditions for debt offered at relatively low borrowing costs.
Nineteen issuers came to market with an average ticket size of $728 million. This compares to 20 deals that hit the leveraged loan market the previous week, with the average ticket size of $750 million.