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M&A Shuffle INFOGRAPHIC: Is Valeant target Allergan buying Salix?

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Executive Summary

Allergan's divulging no details, but the company reportedly is in talks to buy Salix Pharmaceuticals in an effort to thwart an unwanted $50bn-plus buyout from Valeant Pharmaceuticals while at the same time rejecting an offer from Actavis, which supposedly is a new target for tax inversion-hungry Pfizer.


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