Getinge extends tender offer for MDT (US):
This article was originally published in Clinica
Swedish medical device manufacturer Getinge Industrier has extended its tender offer for US sterilisation equipment manufacturer MDT. The acquisition was announced in May (see Clinica No 707, p 15) and the terms of the tender offer are unchanged. At the close of business on June 28th, 40% of MDT's outstanding shares had been tendered as opposed to the 66.7% required. The new deadline is July 12th.