Inc. (NYSE: MDT) and Covidien plc
(NYSE: COV) announced that following a hearing today before the Irish
High Court the companies have scheduled shareholder meetings for
Tuesday, January 6, 2015, in connection with the pending acquisition of
Covidien by Medtronic.
By Mike Cherney
Medical-device manufacturer Medtronic Inc. is expected to sell at least $10 billion of bonds Monday to help pay for its acquisition of Ireland's Covidien PLC, making it one of the largest bond deals of the year, according to investors familiar with the deal.
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