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FTSE 350: Look overseas for healthcare opportunities in 2018

FTSE 350: Look overseas for healthcare opportunities in 2018

South Africa-based private hospital operator Mediclinic(MDC) hasn’t made a secret of its intentions to enter the UK healthcare market. In 2017, that desire manifested itself via an (unsuccessful) bid for British rival Spire (SPI), which had seen its share price hammered by a combination of poor financial performance and unfortunate reputational damage. But Mediclinic might be better off focusing on the Middle East, a market where it already has a footprint and which looks increasingly more attractive than the UK healthcare market.

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