CVS to Purchase Aetna in Healthcare Mega-Merger

HeadlineDec 04, 2017
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Drugstore chain CVS said Sunday it will purchase health insurer Aetna, in a $69 billion mega-merger that could shake up the healthcare system. Analysts say the deal is likely to set off even more mergers in the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries.

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