Misys Takes Decisive Steps to Realise Shareholder Value

Jun 09, 2010, 03:03 ET from Misys plc

LONDON, June 9, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In a video presentation on financial broadcaster http://www.cantos.com, Misys CEO Mike Lawrie outlines plans to create a market leader in the US healthcare IT industry through the proposed acquisition by Allscripts of healthcare solutions company Eclipsys.

In addition, he announces the proposed disposal of the majority of Misys's stake in Allscripts to be followed by a return of over $1bn to Misys shareholders.

The interview is available now at http://www.cantos.com/company/misys.

Also, there will be a live webcast at 1000BST followed by on-demand replay later in the day.

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