Optos PLC (OPTS.L)
26 Mar 2015
Feb 27 - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Friday:
* 340p per share offer represents 30.5 pct premium (Adds interview with Optos CEO, latest shares, background)
LONDON, Feb 27 - Nikon, the 98-year-old Japanese company best known for its cameras, has agreed to buy British retinal imaging firm Optos for 259.3 million pounds ($400 million) as it moves into the medical sector.
* Nikon Corporation and Optos Plc are pleased to announce that they have agreed terms of a recommended cash offer to be made by Nikon for entire issued and to be issued share capital of Optos