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Minute Insight: Boston Scientific Walks Away From MI Tech Deal, Citing Regulatory Hurdles

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The Federal Trade Commission said it supports Boston Scientific’s decision to walk away from a planned $230m acquisition of Korea-based MI Tech. Boston Scientific said it could not obtain needed global regulatory approvals.

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