BTG PLC acquisition of EKOS

London, UK, 8 July 2013

8 July 2013

On 23 May 2013, BTG plc (BTG or the Company), the specialist healthcare company, announced that it had entered into an agreement to buy EKOS Corporation (EKOS) conditional on Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) approval in the US.

BTG is pleased to announce that the applicable HSR waiting period has now expired and accordingly the acquisition completed on Friday, 5th July 2013.

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