Jan 12 Abbott Laboratories :
* Abbott announces u.s. Launch and first commercial use of the new ensite precision cardiac mapping system Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions
June 23 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Friday:
Speculators boost net long U.S. dollars; euro longs fall -CFTC, Reuters
NEW YORK, June 23 Speculators boosted net long positions on the U.S. dollar, after slashing them the previous week to their lowest level since last August, according to calculations by Reuters and Commodity Futures Trading Commission data released on Friday.