Siemens Healthineers Is Near $15 Billion Purchase of Varian

(Bloomberg) — Siemens Healthineers AG is in advanced talks to buy Varian Medical Systems Inc. in a transaction that could value the company at more than $15 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.The agreement could be announced in coming days, according to the people, who asked not to be identified because the acquisition isn’t yet public. Plans aren’t final and it could still fall apart.Representatives at Healthineers and Varian couldn’t immediately be reached for a comment.The acquisition comes amid early signs of a pick up in deals after the spread of the coronavirus and a worsening outlook for …read more

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