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Global: Early-stage medtech funding given boost in Asia

Last week’s early-stage healthcare funding was very much focused on Asia. The highlight of the week was the news that The National University Health System...

Germany: Asklepios raises Europe’s largest healthcare Schuldschein loan

German private hospital group Asklepios Kliniken has placed a €730m (US$855.9m) Schuldscheindarlehen marking one of the largest transactions in the Schuldschein market this year. Schuldschein...

Malaysia: Medical glove manufacturers rush to list

Boosted by use during the Covid-19 pandemic there is no stopping the capital market ambitions of the Malaysian glove manufacturers with one planning a...

Australia: Britain’s Doctor Care Anywhere to list on ASX

The Covid-19 pandemic remains good business for digital health providers. The latest to take advantage of attention on the sector is Britain’s Doctor Care...

Belgium: Aedifica raises €459m to fund acquisition

Belgian healthcare real estate firm Aedifica has raised €459.2m (US$539.6m) in a rights issue, the proceeds of which will be used partly to finance...

Global: African healthcare startups lead funding charge

It has been another busy week for healthcare funds with the two most interesting deals this week coming from Africa. Nairobi-based healthcare diagnostics company Ilara...

Hong Kong: China’s leading CRO plans HKEx listing

Joinn Laboratories, the largest CRO in non-clinical drug safety assessment in China, has filed to float on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. It is already...

Global: Early stage funding picks up for global healthcare companies

Early stage funding for healthcare companies picked up again last week with highlights from Asia and again from Israel. Singapore start-up X-ZELL has closed an...

Luxembourg: Eurofins issues €350m Schuldschein loan

Luxembourg-based laboratory group Eurofins has issued a new €350m (US$409.8m) Schuldschein loan to refinance the loans that are maturing in July 2022. Schuldschein issues are...

India: Manipal Health explores Columbia Asia purchase

Manipal Health Enterprises is exploring a potential move to buy the Indian operations of Columbia Asia for US$219m. The owner of Columbia Asia, US-based...