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Investors snap up hi-tech companies

ACQUISITIONS EXPLORATION ECONOMY PENALTY

Published 15/03/2011 | 05:00

International investors spent €700m buying Irish hi-tech, pharmaceutical and medical devices businesses in 2010, Raglan Capital's Cathal Friel will tell industry players meeting in Dublin this morning.

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Entrepreneurs, investment bankers and venture capitalists focused on the sectors are meeting in Dublin to discuss the outlook for Irish hi-tech companies over the next 18 months.

"Irish companies whose customer base is overseas and production is based in Ireland are attracting the most interest," said Cathal Friel.

Dublin-based Raglan Capital advises business owners on the sale or acquisition of companies.

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Irish Independent

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