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Fitness for the older generation is a missed investment opportunity

With developed world populations ageing fast, you would think that entrepreneurs would be jumping at the opportunity to find new ways to cash in the silver dollar (pound, or euro, yen, etc).

The Covid-19 pandemic offers a big opportunity to do that – the key is for governments to act to facilitate it.

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What to expect from big pharma mergers and acquisitions

UK pharmaceutical company Shire’s deal to buy US biotech firm NPS Pharmaceuticals for $5.2 bilion (£3.4 billion) is just the latest in a series of deals that indicate a trend in mergers and acquisitions for big pharma.

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