Tag archive for ‘Botox’
Abigail Klein Leichman On Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017

Needle-free facelift, skin remodeling and scar repair

  Dermatologists have two options for improving the appearance of skin marred by scars and wrinkles: energy-based devices using laser, radio frequency or ultrasound; and injectable compounds like More...

News Brief On Thursday, October 29th, 2015

Pfizer Approached Allergan About Merger: WSJ

  Pfizer Inc. and Allergan Plc are considering a merger, the Wall Street Journal reported, setting the stage for a deal that could be among the largest in the drug industry’s history and give Pfizer control More...

Niva Goldberg On Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

Botox maker pays $2.1 billion for double-chin treatment

  Allergan PLC, the Botox maker to treat wrinkles, agreed to buy Kythera Biopharmaceuticals Inc., which focus on the aesthetic medicine market, for about $2.1 billion in cash and equity transaction More...

Vered Weiss On Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

Nelson Peltz Makes Truce with Pepsi, But Still May Break Up DuPont

After months of fighting tooth and nail to convince PepsiCo that it should split its beverage from its snacks division, Nelson Peltz of Trian Management and Pepsico CEO Indra Nooyi seem to have made a truce, More...

Vered Weiss On Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

In Dismal Year for Hedge Funds, Managers Feel Fine

  One would think that hedge managers would get rewarded or penalized for performance or the lack thereof, but apparently this isn’t so. By all accounts 2014 was an awful year for hedge funds, the More...

Vered Weiss On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015

Alpha Wolf Bill Ackman Is Top Dog on Wall Street

Bill Ackman might be controversial, but he had the top performing hedge fund of 2014, as reported by Bloomberg. While he was ridiculed the previous year for his pressure to put Ron Johnson of AppleStores as More...

Vered Weiss On Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

Is Bill Ackman Guilty of Insider Trading?

Bill Ackman has cleaned up this year to the tune of $1 billion. He has also profited from Actavis’ announced merger with Botox maker Allergan, although for many months, he was pushing the company to accept More...

Lily Bethlehem On Sunday, December 14th, 2014

Orthodox Jews Stand Behind Muslim Woman Discrimiated against by Abercrombie & Fitch

Orthodox Jewish groups take up the cause of the Muslim woman who was denied employment at Abercrombie & Fitch because her hijab did not fit the image of the company, according to Haaretz. It’s not More...

Reuters On Wednesday, November 26th, 2014

Ackman’s Pershing Square sees big payoff from Allergan deal

–   Hedge fund mogul William Ackman told investors they could see a $6 billion payday when he closes the chapter on Allergan Inc., his firm’s biggest bet of 2014. One week after Allergan agreed More...

Tibi Singer On Wednesday, November 26th, 2014

Actavis Saves Allergan from Valeant Hostile Takeover with $66 Billion Deal, But Will Slash R&D

The seven-month battle over American Botox haven pharmaceutical company Allergan is over, after it accepted a friendly takeover bid from Irish integrated specialty pharmaceutical Actavis. The Actavis offer More...

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