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Department of Financial Services

CVS ready to close $69B Aetna deal after final state approvals

CVS ready to close $69B Aetna deal after final state approvals

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — According to published reports in Crain’s New York Business, the state Department of Financial Services has approved CVS Health’s $69 billion acquisition of insurer Aetna on Monday morning, lifting the final hurdle to the deal’s closure. Aetna said in a Securities and Exchange Commission filing the companies expect the deal to close