Healthscope to raise up to $2.5bn in IPO

National healthcare group Healthscope has lodged its prospectus ahead of a float worth up to $2.5 billion, the biggest initial public offering in Australia in 2014.

Mount Hospital sale to proceed

HEALTHSCOPE Limited’s pur-chase of Perth’s 90-bed Mount Hospital is set to proceed after the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission said it would not oppose the deal.