Veritas and Elliott’s Evergreen completes take-private buyout of Athenahealth
Veritas Capital and Elliott Management's Evergreen Coast Capital have closed its previously announced take-private acquisition of Athenahealth, a provider of medical record, revenue cycle, patient engagement, care coordination and population health services. The price of the deal was about $5.7 billion. Veritas portfolio company Virence Health will merge with Athenahealth and operate under the Athenahealth name. As a result of the closing, Athenahealth stock will be delisted from the NASDAQ and stop trading after the February 11, 2019 business day.