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Smiths hits pause on demerger

Smiths hits pause on demerger

Engineering conglomerate Smiths (SMIN) finds itself in a rather peculiar situation. The Covid-19 pandemic is driving uncertainty across much of its operations, but has created the perfect conditions for its medical business, architect of the now sought-after paraPac ventilator. Unfortunately, the Smiths Medical division is currently classified as discontinued pending a demerger that has been put on hold.

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