Category: Advent International

  • Did AZ scupper Sobi’s $8bn private equity buyout?

    An $8 billion attempt by two private equity companies to acquire Swedish rare disease specialist Sobi and take it back into private ownership has collapsed, with reports suggesting AstraZeneca was instrumental in blocking the deal. Tenders to the offer fell below the 90% threshold needed to drive the merger through, and a key part of […]

  • AccentCare Uses AI to Track Social Determinants of Health, Reduce Readmissions

    Home health providers typically have to learn about their patients’ social determinants of health on the fly, quickly picking up on risk factors like access to transportation and proximity to healthy food following a hospital discharge. One in-home care giant is turning to artificial intelligence for a head start. Earlier this month, AccentCare Inc. revealed […]