Legal Setback For Anthem In Battle With CignaJudge rejected Anthem's request to extend a temporary ban blocking Blomfield-based Cigna from pulling out of a proposed 48 billion dollar merger
Anthem Asks Supreme Court To Review Blocked Cigna DealHealth insurer Anthem is not ready to give up its $48-billlion bid for rival Cigna, which is based in Bloomfield, and now hopes to find a favorable audience in the U.S. Supreme Court.
Appeals Court Upholds Decision To Block Anthem Bid For CignaA federal appeals court has left in place a decision blocking Anthem Inc.'s bid to buy rival Bloomfield-based health insurer Cigna Corp.
Insurer Anthem Fires Back At CignaHealth insurers Anthem and Cigna are now trading lawsuits instead of working together to salvage their shaky $48-billion buyout agreement.
Aetna, Humana Call Off $34 Billion MergerAetna and Humana are calling off a $34 billion deal to combine the two major health insurers after a federal judge, citing antitrust concerns, shot down the deal.
Health Insurance Merger RejectedJudge says the Cigna-Anthem merger would reduce competition, increase costs and diminish innovation
Merger For FanDuel, DraftKings
Ethics Board To Review Commissioner's Merger OversightThere have been calls for Insurance Commisioner Katherine Wade to recuse herself from oversight of the Anthem-Cigna Merger
Connecticut Utility Company Close On $3-billion SaleIberdrola USA and UIL Holdings Corp. have closed on the Spanish firm's $3 billion purchase of the Connecticut parent company of several local energy firms.
Another Hospital Merger In The Works
Health Care Providers Agree To Merge
200 Layoffs Possible In Hospital MergerEmployees at the Hospital of Saint Raphael have been told that about 200 employees could lose their jobs at the end of July in a planned merger with Yale-New Haven Hospital.