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iPLATO sold to Huma

Global health technology company Huma has acquired the UK-based patient engagement software provider and myGP ...
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M&A
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Octopus Real Estate completes £11m loan for Bedhampton care home

Octopus Real Estate has provided an £11 million loan on a ground-up development of a ...
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Real estate
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Exclusive: Alantra to test market with Balhousie Care

Balhousie Care Group, is reviving sale plans delayed by the pandemic, multiple sources told HealthInvestor ...
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M&A
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Puma Property Finance secures £300m funding line

London-based Puma Property Finance has secured a £300 million institutional funding line with Waterfall Asset ...
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Social care
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Cornerstone Healthcare secures funding for ‘green’ home

Cornerstone Healthcare has teamed up with Virgin Money on a multi-million-pound project which will see ...
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Social care
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Exemplar starts construction of care home in Wallasey

Exemplar Health Care has started construction of Edgewater, a new £4.1 million care home in ...
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Social care
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Clyde Munro Dental Group acquires Ayr practice

Scottish dental group Clyde Munro Dental Group has acquired Alloway Place Dental Practice in Ayr, ...
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Dentistry
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Wren House Infrastructure buys Voyage Care

Wren House Infrastructure has acquired the UK’s largest provider of specialist care, Voyage Care, from ...
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Allegra Care, Moorfield add 133 beds to UK portfolio

Allegra Care and Moorfield Group have acquired have acquired two nursing, dementia and care homes ...
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Rotherwood Healthcare acquires seventh care home

Rotherwood Healthcare has acquired Kington Court, a care home in North Herefordshire, thanks to a ...
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UK veterinary group expands in Spain with two acquisitions

UK-based veterinary group VetPartners, which also has practices in France, Germany, Italy, and Switzerland, has ...
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Exclusive: Voyage Care picks Rothschild to advise on exit process

HealthInvestor UK has learnt that the UK's largest provider of specialist care, Voyage Care, is ...
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Social care
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King Edward VII’s Hospital opens outpatient and diagnostic centre

Independent charitable hospital King Edward VII’s has opened a new facility offering diagnostic services and ...
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Clinical services
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Apposite-backed care group acquires Green Rose

Apposite Capital-backed Swanton Care and Community, which provides specialist residential care and supported living services ...
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Care homes face 30% surge in costs

UK care home operators’ costs are set to rise by £165 million this year, representing ...
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Proximie partners with Vodafone Business

London-based Proximie, a platform that allows surgeons to advise on operations remotely around the globe, ...
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Vida Healthcare hopes to draw staff with 30% higher wages

Care home operator Vida Healthcare has reportedly increased the wages of its frontline care staff ...
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Social care
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Major private hospitals sign new Covid-19 surge NHS deal

Private health groups have struck a three-month deal with NHS England to offer extra emergency ...
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Clinical services
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Ludlow Street Healthcare sold to Ancala Partners

Holmleigh Care Group, a care organisation in Ancala Partners LLP's portfolio, has acquired Ludlow Street ...
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Outpatient building contact awarded for King’s College Hospital

Offsite manufacturing firm Premier Modular has won a £21 million contract to construct a new ...
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Clinical services
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THG merges into Montreux’s Active Care Group

Montreux Healthcare Fund’s operating company Active Care Group has merged with specialist care provider THG. ...
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New Care to grow its workforce two-fold

Care home provider New Care has revealed plans to create 800 jobs over the next ...
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Social care
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M&G and Birchgrove partner to create senior living homes for rent

M&G Real Estate, part of M&G’s £65 billion private assets division, has acquired two developments ...
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M&A
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Korian continues expansion in Europe

Pan-European care group Korian has signed a long-term joint venture partnership with BAE Systems Pension ...
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Real estate
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EHP acquires land for three care homes

Elevation Healthcare Properties (EHP), a real estate fund advised by Elevation Advisors, has secured the ...
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Real estate
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Government eases immigration rules for care workers

The UK government has added care workers, care assistants, and home care workers to the ...
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Regulation
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Impact Healthcare invests in 12 care home portfolio

Impact Healthcare REIT has backed the acquisition of 12 sites in Fife, Scotland in a ...
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£15m Springfield Healthcare care home opens in Yorkshire

Yorkshire-based Springfield Healthcare Group has opened Harcourt Gardens, a £15 million luxury care home designed ...
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Social care
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Spire Cheshire Hospital sold for £89m

Hospital operator Spire Healthcare has sold Spire Cheshire hospital, a medium-sized hospital in Cheshire, to ...
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Acute care
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Royal Marsden teams up with Guardant Health

The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust has partnered with Guardant Health, a US-based precision oncology ...
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Acute care
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Centene mulls sale of Circle Health Group

US health insurance and managed care company Centene is reviewing its “non-core assets”, including its ...
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Aedifica makes first move in Spain

European healthcare REIT Aedifica has partnered with Spanish care home operator Neurocare Home to develop ...
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Health IT: Oracle buys EHR provider Cerner

Giant software provider Oracle has acquired Cerner, an electronic health record software provider to the ...
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M&A
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Renal Health completes Century Healthcare acquisition

Specialist residential care provider Renal Health has bought care home provider Century Healthcare as part ...
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More property deals for Target Healthcare: 18-care home portfolio acquisition completed

UK-listed Target Healthcare REIT has completed the acquisition of 18 care homes, representing more than ...
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Proximie partners with Jhpiego in Kenya, plans its next step

London-based Proximie, a platform that allows surgeons to advise on operations remotely around the globe, ...
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Deals
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Tristone Healthcare secures £20m royalty financing

Buy and build social care investment group, Tristone Healthcare, has received £20 million of funding ...
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Real estate
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Brainomix closes £16m financing round

Oxford-based medtech company Brainomix has closed a £16 million Series B financing round co-led by ...
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Technology
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Navenio lands $12.6m investment to accelerate global expansion

Navenio, a provider of location-based technology that supports workforces, has received a new $12.6 million ...
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Depixus raises €30.6m in Series A financing

Biotechnology company Depixus has completed an oversubscribed Series A financing which raised €30.6 million.
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Technology
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Macc Care expands with 10th care home in Midlands

Midlands-based care home operator Macc Care Group has opened Studley Rose, its latest home for ...
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Social care
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Kingsbridge Healthcare Group secures funding from Santander UK

Medical and surgical services provider Kingsbridge Healthcare Group has received a multimillion-pound funding package to ...
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Clinical services
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Square Health purchases digital GP platform Push Doctor

Digital healthcare services provider Square Health has acquired virtual GP provider Push Doctor for an ...
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M&A
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Social care: Additional funding to help recruitment and retention

The UK government has announced a £300 million funding, in addition to the £162.5 million ...
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Politics & policy
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HC-One to top up carers’ pay

UK’s biggest care home chain HC-One has invested £17 million in a new pay and ...
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Social care
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Civitas Social Housing announces interim results

Care and healthcare real estate investment trust Civitas Social Housing has announced interim results for ...
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Social care
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Ramsay Health Care buys Elysium Healthcare

Global Australia-based hospital operator Ramsay Health Care has agreed to pay £775 million for UK's ...
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M&A
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Target Healthcare secures £37m loan facility

UK-listed Target Healthcare REIT, which invests in purpose-built UK care homes, has entered a new ...
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Real estate
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Barchester keeps expanding – new acquisition in Bath

Barchester Healthcare has acquired a new care home development site in Bath as part of ...
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M&A
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Hallmark Care Homes secures £28m loan

£28 million development loan with Virgin Money.
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Social care
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Alcidion acquires patient administration system provider Silverlink

Alcidion, which provides the Electronic Patient Record platform Miya Precision has acquired Silverlink PCS Software.
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M&A
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Virgin Care changes ownership, rebrands to HCRG Care Group

London-based investment firm Twenty20 Capital has acquired the former Virgin Care, from Virgin Group. The ...
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Deals
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Malhotra Group opens £10m specialist care home

Newcastle-based real estate developer Malhotra Group has completed the development of Bede House, a new ...
2 months
Social care
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Weight Partners Capital invests in Grosvenor Health and Social Care

Specialist healthcare services private equity investor Weight Partners Capital has invested an undisclosed sum in ...
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Social care
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Digital health platform Vinehealth raises $5.5m

Vinehealth¸ a digital health platform that aims to improve the quality of life and outcomes ...
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Technology
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eConsult, InterSystems join hands

Digital triage provider eConsult Health has partnered with technology provider InterSystems to expand the deployment ...
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Deals
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New private hospital opens in Scotland

A new £5 million private hospital has opened in Livingstone, Scotland. It will be operated ...
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Clinical services
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Apposite Capital invests in HCML and CrestOptics

London-based healthcare private equity investor Apposite Capital has acquired rehabilitation and care management provider HCML ...
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Clinical services
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Rodericks Dental acquires South Wales dental practices

Rodericks Dental has acquired two dental practices owned by Gower Healthcare in Swansea.
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Deals
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Health software rival buys Swiftqueue

Global healthcare software specialist Dedalus Group has fully acquired health appointment and scheduling provider Swiftqueue.
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M&A
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NAO report points to critical pressures on the NHS

NHS waiting list in England could double by early 2025, NAO warned today, adding that ...
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Secondary care
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Graphnet acquires patient monitoring specialist Docobo

Integrated care record software provider Graphnet Health has bought remote patient monitoring specialist Docobo.
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Deals
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Evergreen Life buys creators of online consultation system askmyGP

Online GP booking service provider Evergreen Life has acquired Salvie Ltd, the creators of online ...
2 months
Deals
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VetPartners acquires Goddard Veterinary Group

BC Partners-backed veterinary group VetPartners has acquired Goddard Veterinary Group, a family-owned London-based vet practice.
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M&A
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New Care expands in Manchester with £15m care home

Development-led care home operator New Care has completed construction of Bridgewater Manor, a 71-bed care ...
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Social care
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learndirect purchases dental trainer SmileWisdom

Queen’s Park Equity-backed learndirect has acquired SmileWisdom which offers training, jobs and recruitment of dental ...
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Dentistry
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GHO Capital Partners acquires Genesis Research

London-based global healthcare investor GHO Capital Partners has acquired Genesis Research, a provider of tech-enabled ...
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M&A
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Life Science REIT raises £350m

Life Science REIT has raised £350 million in an initial public offering. New ordinary shares ...
2 months
Clinical services
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MPs vote on social care funding cost cap in England

The government won a vote in the House of Commons last night backing a social ...
2 months
Politics & policy
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Union wins higher wages at North London care home

Trades union United Voices of the World has declared a victory in its dispute with ...
2 months
Social care
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Mercian Group completes new care home in Didcot

Property developer Mercian Group has completed construction of Alma Barn Lodge, an 85-bed care home ...
2 months
Social care
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Silbury Finance provides £40m loan for retirement village

Silbury Finance, a development lender backed by Oaktree Capital Management, has provided the UK Retirement ...
2 months
Real estate
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Charco raises $10m for wearable device to ease Parkinson’s symptoms

Charco Neurotech, a medtech company that develops solutions for people with Parkinson’s, has raised a ...
2 months
Sector
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Stanley Capital healthcare SPAC to raise up to $200m

Healthcare AI Acquisition Corp, a new special purpose acquisition company sponsored by Stanley Capital, filed ...
2 months
Technology
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Access purchases in-home digital care monitoring firm Alcuris

Access Group has acquired Alcuris, which provides hardware and an in-home digital hub to provide ...
2 months
M&A
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Achieve together acquires 11 assets from United Health

Achieve together, a provider of specialist support for people with learning disabilities, autism and associated ...
2 months
M&A
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Assura’s half-year pre-tax profit up 58%

Primary care property investor and developer Assura today announced its interim results for the six ...
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Company results
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UBS Asset Management invests £66 million in cancer facility

UBS Asset Management Real Estate & Private Markets is providing £66 million in forward funding ...
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Technology
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OakNorth Bank completes £20.2m loan for East Yorkshire care village

OakNorth Bank has provided a £20.2 million loan to care home provider Park Lane Healthcare, ...
2 months
Real estate
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MBH Corporation acquires Approved Air

London-based MBH Corporation, a diversified investment holding company, is acquiring medical testing firm Approved Air ...
3 months
M&A
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Healthtech firm Forth raises £1.6m for female health

Chepstow-based healthtech firm Forth has secured £1.6 million in funding to support the launch of ...
3 months
Technology
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Care home sector shows signs of recovery from pandemic – report

UK care home operators are set to see occupancy rates slowly rise and profits steady ...
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Intelligence
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Retirement homebuilder files for administration

Cardiff-based retirement and care homebuilder Castleoak has filed for administration, Construction News has reported.
3 months
Real estate
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Aedifica Group acquires Layland Walker

Belgian-headquartered healthcare investment group Aedifica has agreed a deal to integrate its UK asset management ...
3 months
M&A
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Aedifica acquires Shrewsbury care home

European healthcare real estate investment trust Aedifica has acquired the Uplands fully operational care home ...
3 months
M&A
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Target Healthcare reports steady growth

Target Healthcare REIT, which invests in purpose-built UK care homes, has announced its results for ...
3 months
Real estate
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Riverdale Healthcare acquires seven Tyne & Wear practices

Independent dental group Riverdale Healthcare has acquired seven dental practices in Tyne & Wear, which ...
3 months
Dentistry
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Kester Capital backs management buyout of Rephine

Pharmaceutical industry consultancy firm Rephine has changed hands via a management buyout, by a team ...
3 months
Clinical services
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Capreon and Revere Life team up for senior living schemes

Noé Group’s real estate investment and advisory arm Capreon has formed a joint venture with ...
3 months
Social care
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Dentex acquires two practices in Northeast England

Co-ownership model dental business Dentex has acquired Brough Dental Studio in East Yorkshire and Grimsby ...
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Dentistry
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Eleanor Healthcare Group purchases two Southeast care homes

Independent provider of health and social care services, Eleanor Healthcare Group, has acquired Conewood Manor ...
3 months
M&A
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LycaHealth invests more than £140m in Kent hospital

LycaHealth is investing more than £140 million over the next five years, primarily in the ...
3 months
Clinical services
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Cera Care buys HCRG’s homecare division

London-based Cera Care has acquired homecare businesses CRG Homecare and Allied Healthcare from recruitment group ...
3 months
M&A
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North London care workers prepare to strike

Trades Union United Voices of the World (UVW) members at Sage Nursing Home, a Jewish ...
3 months
Politics & policy
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Swanton acquires LH Social Care and Lavender Group Homes

Swanton Care and Community has added two companies to its portfolio: LH Social Care and ...
3 months
M&A
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Direct-to-consumer Floe Oral Care secures funding

London-based Floe Oral Care, the oral healthcare direct-to-consumer online subscription business, has secured £350,000 from ...
3 months
Dentistry
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Employee health record company secures £2.25m investment

Employee health record software company Medical Management Systems has secured a £2.25 million investment from ...
3 months
Sector
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Silbury Finance provides £55m loan for retirement village

Silbury Finance has provided the UK Retirement Living Fund with a £55 million senior loan ...
4 months
Sector
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OakNorth Bank lends £18.5m to Care Concern Group for Aberdeen care home

OakNorth Bank has completed an £18.5 million loan to care home operators Care Concern Group, ...
4 months
Sector
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Trinity Homecare Group acquires Berkeley Home Health

Limerston Capital Partners-backed Trinity Homecare Group has acquired Berkeley Home Health.
4 months
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