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New details about the Signify bidding war


An SEC filing about CVS’s proposed $8 billion acquisition of Signify Health gives us a little more insight into the bidding war that unfolded over the summer — and how CVS ended up paying far more than it initially proposed. What we know so far from reports: UnitedHealth GroupAmazon, and Option Care Health all made bids on the business. According to the filing, there were five total parties involved in the final process. After receiving an unsolicited $20 per share bid in June, Signify contacted 15 parties to see if they might be interested.

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