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BBG AMER HEALTH-SERVICE
The Bloomberg Americas Health Care Services Index is a capitalization-weighted index of the leading health care services stocks in the North, South, and Central American region. The index was developed with a base value of 100 as of December 31, 1999. The parent index is BWORLDUS.
Baxalta Inc., the drugmaker fending off a $30 billion takeover offer from Shire Plc, is in talks to acquire Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. to boost its oncology business, people with knowledge of the matter said.
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Bayer AG still plans to list its Covestro plastics unit on the stock market this year, undeterred by volatility that sent indexes in Europe down the most since 2008, according to people familiar with the matter.