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Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Market Chatter- Corporate finance press digest, (NYSE: DHR)

The following corporate finance-related stories were reported by media: * China's $653 billion sovereign wealth fund, China Investment Corp, is in talks to purchase Dublin-based aircraft leasing firm Avolon for $4 billion to $5 billion including debt, according to people familiar with the matter.* Swiss dental-implant maker Nobel Biocare has attracted interest from possible buyers including U.S. conglomerate Danaher Corp and takeover group EQT Partners, Bloomberg reported on Monday, citing people with knowledge of the matter.

Danaher Corporation (Danaher) designs, manufactures and markets professional, medical, industrial and commercial products and services. Shares of DHR traded higher by 0.45% or $0.34/share to $75.21. In the past year, the shares have traded as low as $64.78 and as high as $81.14. On average, 3052340 shares of DHR exchange hands on a given day and today's volume is recorded at 2457169.