Press Release

Kirkland Advises bswift in Sale to Aetna

Kirkland & Ellis LLP represented bswift, a provider of a technology platform that offers a retail shopping experience for health insurance exchanges and employers nationwide, in its sale announced today to Aetna (NYSE: AET) for approximately $400 million. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions, including Hart-Scott-Rodino antitrust regulatory approval. The acquisition is expected to close before the end of the year. More information is available here.

The Kirkland team includes corporate partners Michael Paley and William Benitez, and tax partner Rachel Cantor.