Siemens Healthineers in superior talks to buy Varian for $15 billion – Bloomberg News

 

German group Siemens Healthineers AG is in superior talks to purchase Varian Medical Systems Inc, a maker of devices and software program program for treating most cancers, in a deal which will well worth the medical machine maker at about $15 billion (11.5 billion kilos), Bloomberg News reported late on Saturday.

The deal might very effectively be launched inside the coming days, the report added, citing sources.

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The talks might nonetheless collapse, in accordance with Bloomberg.

Both firms did not immediately reply to a request for comment.

Varian, based in Palo Alto, California, is targeting creating and delivering progressive most cancers cures and has 10,000 employees. In 2019, it reported complete earnings of $3.2 billion.