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SmileDirectClub tumbles after IPO banks give thumbs up

Several "buy" ratings from SmileDirectClub's IPO banks failed to stop its stock from dropping 5% on Monday, reflecting Wall Street's deepened distaste for money-losing startups in the wake of WeWork's botched attempt to go public.

Merck KGaA completes acquisition of Versum Materials

Germany's Merck KGaA said on Monday it had completed its acquisition of Versum Materials , adding that it expected Versum to contribute around 270 million euros ($296.76 million) to group revenues by the end of the year.

Ametek to buy Roper Tech's unit for $925 million

Electronic instruments maker Ametek Inc said on Friday it would buy a unit of Roper Technologies Inc , Gatan Inc, for $925 million in cash, a few months after Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc scrapped its plan to buy the business.

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