UDG chief executive Liam FitzGerald, who is to step down from the role in March, said that the year was one of “ substantial financial and strategic progress”. (Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times)

Healthcare services provider UDG Healthcare reported a 10 per cent boost to revenues on Tuesday for full-year 2015, as the company said it was “very (...)

Out Tuesday: Irish retail sales (Oct). Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire
For your diary

MONDAY Results: GameStop; Mallinckrodt. Meetings: Brave Business Conference (Davenport Hotel, D2). Indicators: US existing home sales (Oct). TUESDAY (...)

After 23 years with UDG Healthcare, chief executive Liam Fitzgerald is to step down from the role in March 2016. (Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times)

Healthcare services provider UDG said on Friday that it is to sell its Irish pharmaceutical distribution businesses to global pharmaceutical wholesal(...)

EasyJet: results on Tuesday

TODAY Results: Actavis; American Apparel. Meetings: VFI annual conference (Gleneagle Hotel, Killarney). Other: Green REIT interim statement; Bank of(...)

UDG Healthcare earned pretax profits of €71 million for the 12 months ended September 30th, 11 per cent more than it earned in 2013. Photograph: David Sleator

Drug distributor UDG Healthcare plans to spend €24 million on boosting the capacity of its US packaging plants between now and mid-2016 to meet grow(...)

Earnings per share rose 8 per cent to €28.77 for the year ending September 30th

Healthcare services provider UDG Healthcare has announced a 9 per cent rise in adjusted operating profits to €102.6 million for the year ending Septem(...)

The agreement formalises the existing partnership that UDG has with CMIC, which began in 2012

CHARLIE TAYLORHealthcare services provider UDG Healthcare has formed a joint venture with CMIC to fully service the Japanese contract sales organisati(...)

UDG said that with the on-going convergence of the pre-wholesale and wholesale markets in the UK, UniDrug has a “reduced fit” with UDG Healthcare’s core supply chain services operations in Ireland. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Healthcare services provider UDG Healthcare has sold its 50 per cent stake in UniDrug Distribution Group to its joint venture partner Alliance Boots f(...)

Healthcare services group UDG Healthcare said revenues and operating profits for the three months to the end of June were ahead of the same period las(...)

Actavis’s acquisition of Forest Laboratories for approximately €  18 billion was one of the largest M&A deals in the first half of the year. Photograph:   Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

A flurry of high value M&A deals in the pharmaceutical sector has pushed the value of Irish deals to a record € 97.4 billion in the first six mont(...)