Shares in UDG rose by 0.5 per cent in early trading in London on Tuesday to £10.71. Photograph: David Sleator

UDG Healthcare confirmed on Tuesday that US private equity group Clayton Dubilier & Rice (CD&R) has hiked its takeover bid for the Dublin-base(...)

Even the large investor that UDG originally had in the bag to support the deal can’t be counted on to the extent that was once hoped

It seemed that UDG Healthcare would be just another Irish company to exit the market with barely a whimper, when the group revealed four weeks ago tha(...)

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Activist investor Elliott Investment Management has built a position in UDG Healthcare, which has drawn shareholder criticism over the terms of its pr(...)