- Reuters•16 hours ago
The U.S. Department of Justice on Thursday sued to block Aetna Inc's (AET.N) $37 billion purchase of Humana Inc (HUM.N) and Anthem Inc’s (ANTM.N) proposed $54 billion buyout of Cigna Corp (CI.N), arguing that they would cut competition and boost rates for patients. The most obvious targets are midsized, national players in government healthcare plans such as Centene Corp (CNC.N), Molina Healthcare Inc (MOH.N), or WellCare Health Plans Inc (WCG.N), according to analysts and investors.
- American City Business Journals•20 hours ago
Ohio will join several other states in a bid to block the merger of Aetna (AET) and Humana (HUM), two of the nation's five largest health insurance companies, Ohio AG Mike DeWine said in a statement Thursday. “Our goal is to protect Ohio’s families, hospitals, and health care providers,” DeWine said in a press release. “We studied the proposed merger carefully to review the likely impact it would have on Ohio.
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