07:00 , Jun 21, 2004 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

bioMerieux planning IPO

As expected, diagnostics company bioMerieux announced IPO plans that will enable long-time shareholder Wendel Investissement to sell its 35% holding. The French private equity group recently said it wanted to exit. Under the planned IPO...
07:00 , May 29, 2001 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Neurotech raises $30.8 million

Neurotech (Orsay, France) raised EUR35 million ($30.8 million) in a venture financing. Investors included Apax Partners; Merlin Biosciences; Westdeutsche Landesbank Girozentrale; ABN AMRO; Rothschild; AGF Innovation; 3i; GIMV; Atlas Venture; CDC Innovation; Sofinnova Partners; Sudinnova;...