Tuesday, February 20, 2018
  • share this

Anscor sells US medical staffing business

/ 05:13 PM October 20, 2017

Holding firm A. Soriano Corp. has raised $36.85 million from the sale of its US healthcare staffing business under Cirrus Holdings.

In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange on Friday, Anscor said its wholly-owned British Virgin Island company IQ Healthcare Investments Ltd. had entered into a merger agreement with Webster Capital Management LLC, a US-based company.

This deal effectively sold Anscor’s entire stake in Cirrus Medical Staffing Inc. (CMSI) equivalent to 93.55 percent of the latter’s total outstanding shares for $36.85 million.


CMSI owns 100 percent of Cirrus Holdings USA, LLC, a North Carolina limited liability company engaged in the contracting and temporary staffing and permanent placement of nurses and allied healthcare professionals in the United States. It also owns Cirrus Global Services Inc. (CGI), a Philippine domiciled company that provides finance and administrative support services.

Anscor, which acquired CMSI in 2008, entered into this deal to unlock values from this investment.

Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Anscor, Cirrus, medical staffing
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

© Copyright 1997-2018 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved