Anthony Hughes is senior reporter, equities, for IFR where he covers developments in US equity capital markets. He previously worked as a financial reporter and columnist for the Australian Financial Review and, prior to that, as investment editor at the Sydney Morning Herald.
Healthcare services company McKesson and Blackstone-backed Change Healthcare have joined forces to create a new healthcare technology company they hope to take public next year.
Telecoms company Windstream has sold its remaining 20% stake in wireless infrastructure REIT Communications Sales and Leasing in a two-part deal that reduces its debt burden.
Twilio’s near doubling on its debut last week proved US IPO investors do retain an appetite for large non-profitable tech companies, or so-called “unicorns”, stirring hopes of a long-awaited rebound in sector deal flow.