QLT, Inc.

887 Great Northern Way, Suite 250,
Vancouver, British Columbia V5T 4T5
United Kingdom,
(604)707-7000
www.qltinc.com

QLT is a biotechnology company dedicated to the development and commercialization of innovative ocular products that address the unmet medical needs of patients and clinicians worldwide. We are focused on developing our synthetic retinoid program for the treatment of certain inherited retinal diseases.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 2 - - - 1 - 3
vol $855M $855M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  3

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Largest QLT USA, Inc.
$855M (2004-06-14)
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According to our data here at Mergr, QLT has acquired 3 companies, including 1 in the last 5 years.

QLT’s largest acquisition to date was in 2004, when it acquired QLT USA for $855M. QLT has acquired in 2 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include medical products (67%) and life science (34%).

When analyzing the medical products sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 335 medical products companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 18 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 4 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic medical products acquirer over the past 3 years is Boston Scientific, with 12 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the medical products sector over the past 3 years is SHS GmbH with 5 platform acquisitions.

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