Inverness, GE Capital, Biosite, Sigma-Aldrich, Agilent, Becton Dickinson, bioMerieux, Affymetrix, Gene Logic, Invitrogen, Luminex, Johns Hopkins, Sequenom | GenomeWeb
Inverness Gets Financial Backing from GE Capital, UBS in Biosite Bid
Biosite said last week that Inverness Medical Innovations plans to buy the company with financial backing from General Electric Capital Corporation and UBS Loan Finance and Securities.
In a revised commitment letter Inverness sent to Biosite and disclosed last week, Biosite said that GECC and UBSS would loan Inverness $1.3 billion. GECC will provide 40 percent of the amount and UBSS will drum up the 60 percent balance.

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