Finance

  • Energy Transfer to buy affiliate Regency Energy Jan 26 (Reuters) – Pipeline operator Energy Transfer Partners LP said it would buy affiliate Regency Energy Partners LP in a deal valued at about $18 billion, including debt. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Qatar Petroleum to absorb investment unit in sign of consolidation DOHA, Jan 26 (Reuters) – State-owned oil and gas giant Qatar Petroleum (QP) will absorb Qatar Petroleum International (QPI), QP said on Monday, a move suggesting authorities want to consolidate the… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Alpari administrator opens door to changes in client losses LONDON, Jan 26 (Reuters) – Administrators for online broker Alpari are revisiting trades made after the removal of the Swiss franc cap and may alter the amounts owed to it by clients, the… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • CORRECTED-BRIEF-Actavis to buy Auden Mckenzie for 306 mln pounds Jan 26 (Reuters) – Jan 26 (Reuters) – Actavis PLC : * To acquire auden mckenzie for 306 mln gbp * Says Auden Mckenzie will be acquired on a debt free basis, and the transaction will exclude auden… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • UPDATE 1-AT&T to buy NII Holdings’ wireless business in Mexico Jan 26 (Reuters) – AT&T Inc said it will buy bankrupt NII Holdings Inc’s wireless business in Mexico for $1.875 billion, less outstanding net debt. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • UPDATE 1-Reinsurers Axis Capital, PartnerRe to merge in $11 bln deal * Deal may force France’s Scor to respond – analyst (Adds analyst comment, context, detail) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • UPDATE 1-Post Holdings to buy cereal maker MOM Brands for about $1.15 bln Jan 26 (Reuters) – Cereal maker Post Holdings Inc said it would acquire privately held rival MOM Brands Co for about $1.15 billion in cash and stock to expand in the bagged and hot cereal… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Caesars, creditors start unusual trial to pick bankruptcy court WILMINGTON, Del., Jan 26 (Reuters) – The operating unit of Caesars Entertainment Corp begins an unusual two-day trial on Monday to decide which of two bankruptcy courts will review its $10 billion… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • AT&T to buy NII Holdings’ wireless business in Mexico Jan 26 (Reuters) – AT&T Inc said it will buy bankrupt NII Holdings Inc’s wireless business in Mexico for $1.875 billion, less outstanding net debt. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Bettencourt case set to grip France Ten go on trial in Paris accused of exploiting L’Oreal heiress Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • PRESS DIGEST- Canada-Jan 26 Jan 26 (Reuters) – The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • CORRECTED-BRIEF-MWV and RockTenn agree to combination creating $16 billion global packaging leader (Corrects company name in headline to ‘MWV’ from ‘MMV’) Jan 26 (Reuters) – Rock-Tenn Co : * Mwv and rocktenn agree to combination creating a $16 billion global packaging leader * Says transaction… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Post Holdings to buy ready-to-eat cereal maker MOM Brands Jan 26 (Reuters) – Ready-to-eat cereal maker Post Holdings Inc said it would acquire privately held rival MOM Brands Co for $1.15 billion in cash and stock. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Syriza agrees deal to form coalition Leader of rightwing anti-bailout party says new government likely by Monday Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Abe takes to fairways to pitch pay rises Prime minister courts executives at the country’s exclusive golf clubs Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions Jan 26 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1400 GMT on Monday: Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • UPDATE 2-Aer Lingus says considering new $1.5 bln offer from BA-owner * Opposition parties, unions urge government to reject bid (Adds share price, analyst quote) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • BRIEF-Taiwan’s UMC unit Wavetek to merge with Epitron Technology * Says unit Wavetek Microelectronics to announce information on merger with Epitron Technology Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Marubeni in $1bn writedown as oil slumps Japanese trading house hit by slump in oil and impairment charges on Gavilon Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • UPDATE 1-China trainmakers CNR, CSR clinch $7.3 bln in deals SHANGHAI, Jan 26 (Reuters) – China CNR Corp Ltd and CSR Corp , China’s two top trainmakers, recently signed deals worth 45.41 billion yuan ($7.26 billion) with Chinese and foreign firms. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Shares in Italy’s World Duty Free rise after report KKR eyeing stake MILAN, Jan 26 (Reuters) – Shares in Italy’s World Duty Free rose more than 2 percent on Monday after a press report saying that U.S. private equity fund KKR could be interested in buying a stake in… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news – Jan 26 Jan 26 (Reuters) – The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • RPT-Market Chatter- Corporate finance press digest Jan 26 (Reuters) – The following corporate finance-related stories were reported by media: Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • RPT-Got a spare billion? Investment bankers are keen to help LONDON, Jan 25 (Reuters) – The growing ranks of the super rich and their increased appetite for risk have caught the eye of investment bankers. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens ...
  • PRESS DIGEST – Wall Street Journal – Jan 26 Jan 26 (Reuters) – The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • UPDATE 1-China’s Dalian Wanda to invest $1 bln in Sydney property development * Wanda diversifying away from weak domestic market (Adds details on the investment) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Market Chatter- Corporate finance press digest Jan 26 (Reuters) – The following corporate finance-related stories were reported by media: Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • China’s Dalian Wanda to invest $1 bln in Sydney property development HONG KONG, Jan 26 (Reuters) – China’s biggest commercial property group Dalian Wanda Group said it plans to invest $1 billion in a major property development close to Sydney Harbour, its second major… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Blackstone to sell prime Sydney property to Dalian Wanda for $327 mln HONG KONG, Jan 26 (Reuters) – U.S. private equity firm Blackstone Group said it has agreed to sell a prime Sydney office building to China’s Dalian Wanda Group for about A$415 million ($327… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Blackstone to sell prime Sydney property to Dalian Wanda for $327 mln HONG KONG, Jan 26 (Reuters) – U.S. private equity firm Blackstone Group said it has agreed to sell a prime Sydney office building to China’s Dalian Wanda Group for about A$415 million ($327 million). Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • PRESS DIGEST- British Business – Jan 26 Jan 26 (Reuters) – The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Axis-PartnerRe deal reshapes reinsurance Merger is latest sign of consolidation as competition pushes down premium levels Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Reinsurers Axis Capital, PartnerRe to merge in $11 billion deal Jan 25 (Reuters) – Axis Capital Holdings Ltd and PartnerRe Ltd have agreed to an $11 billion merger to create one of the world’s largest reinsurers, PartnerRe said on Sunday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • A16Z Leads $58M Round In UK’s TransferWise To Ramp Up Its P2P Transfer Business  TransferWise, the fast-growing UK-based P2P money transfer startup that has reportedly been in talks with Facebook for remittance services, has raised now raised a large round of funding led by one of the social network’s earliest backers. Andreessen Horowitz is heading up a $58 million round of investment, a Series C round with participation also from previous ...
  • Andreessen to invest $58m in TransferWise London start-up holds competitive bid process for backers Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Human investment managers risk obsolescence Computerised hedge funds will ‘dominate’, says Braga Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • Oracle shareholders take aim at Ellison Letter to SEC criticises software group chief’s ‘excessive’ remuneration and failure to engage Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • StanChart steps up hunt for CEO successor Bank hires headhunters Egon Zehnder to conduct search for new CEO Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • StanChart steps up hunt for CEO successor Bank hires headhunters Egon Zehnder to conduct search for new CEO Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Cameron falls victim to GCHQ hoax call Security review after fake spy head gets through to PM Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • China: Monopoly position Architect of Beijing’s antitrust laws says they are being used in a turf war between regulators Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Obama challenges Congress on Arctic oil Attempt to protect 12m acres of wilderness opens new battle line with Republicans and industry Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Will Tsipras be a Lula or a Chávez? Syriza leader campaigned as a radical, but may govern as pragmatist, writes Tony Barber Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Zambia elects populist Lungu as president Ruling party candidate to continue pro-poor policies after narrow victory Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Abellio’s ScotRail deal threatened by Labour Scottish Labour wants public bidder to run train services Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • Protesters killed as Egypt marks 2011 uprising At least 16 dead and authorities seal entrance to Tahrir Square Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Estate agents challenge Rightmove and Zoopla New property portal will attempt to cut costs and regain control of market share Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • China buying more iPhones than US Turning point highlights shifting power balance in smartphone market Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • O2 and Three tie-up requires serious scrutiny Far from clear how UK subscribers will benefit from merger Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Dublin to consider Aer Lingus takeover Irish government under pressure to protect country’s air connections before approving IAG bid Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Currency moves blamed for profit warnings Pricing pressure from competition also on the rise as companies adjust to growth environment Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Obama threatens more Russia sanctions US president’s warning comes after attack by separatist rebels on Mariupol Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • UK becomes nation of second-job grafters Falling real incomes explain wave of industriousness Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • US and India strengthen ties Obama-Modi embrace marks warm start to US president’s 3-day visit Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Syriza win hands challenge to Europe Far-left party could be very close to majority Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Investors soon tire of empty ‘news flows’ Promises to backers, as with children, only go so far Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Battered energy groups brace for cuts Big operators to release plans for surviving oil price collapse Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Business fears UK lobbying rules Law limiting regulated spending raises questions over difference between campaigning and advice Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • How improvisation helps plodding managers A theatrical way of teaching executives to think on their feet Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Anne Stausboll, Calpers: the $300bn woman Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)
  • Anne Stausboll, Calpers: the $300bn woman Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)
  • Farage unsettled by Ukip woes MEP defection and row over party official’s comment hurt populists Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Got a spare billion? Investment bankers are keen to help LONDON, Jan 25 (Reuters) – The growing ranks of the super rich and their increased appetite for risk have caught the eye of investment bankers. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens ...
  • Got a spare billion? Investment bankers are keen to help LONDON, Jan 25 (Reuters) – The growing ranks of the super rich and their increased appetite for risk have caught the eye of investment bankers. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens ...
  • MIDEAST STOCKS – Factors to watch – Jan 25 DUBAI, Jan 25 (Reuters) – Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Sunday. Reuters has not verified the press reports and does not vouch of their accuracy. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Japan condemns apparent Isis execution Prime minister calls for immediate release of journalist Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Carney warns investors on low interest rates Bank of England governor insists low rate of inflation is temporary Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Senior Ukip MEP defects to the Conservatives Anti-Europe party’s most prominent Asian figure says Ukip ‘delusional’ about electoral prospects Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Ukraine separatists in deadly rocket attack Nato accuses Russia of providing tanks, artillery and advanced air defence systems Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • World leaders pay respects to Abdullah Western leaders have to balance relations with Saudi leadership against domestic concerns over human rights record Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Ford growth outpaced German car market in 2014 -WirtschaftsWoche FRANKFURT, Jan 24 (Reuters) – Ford sold 6 percent more passenger cars in Germany last year than a year earlier, growing twice as fast as the market, the head of its German business told the magazine… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Aer Lingus set to recommend latest IAG bid Deal cast as opportunity to join forces at a time when many flagship airlines are struggling to compete Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • UPDATE 1-U.S. FDA approves NPS drug, in move validating Shire takeover deal Jan 23 (Reuters) – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved NPS Pharmaceuticals Inc’s drug Natpara to treat a rare hormone disorder, validating a bet by Shire Plc , which recently agreed to… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • FDA approves NPS drug, in move validating Shire takeover deal Jan 23 (Reuters) – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved NPS Pharmaceuticals Inc.’s drug Natpara to treat a rare hormone disorder, validating a bet by Shire Plc , which recently agreed… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Canada’s Mobilicity out of one airwaves auction, needs cash for another TORONTO, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Struggling Canadian wireless operator Mobilicity will not bid for more airwaves in one upcoming government auction and is trying to secure funding to participate in… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Canada’s Mobilicity out of one airwaves auction, needs cash for another TORONTO, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Struggling Canadian wireless operator Mobilicity will not bid for more airwaves in one upcoming government auction and is trying to secure funding to participate in… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • BRIEF-HCA Holdings to replace Safeway in S&P 500 Jan 23 (Reuters) – * S&P Dow jones indices says HCA Holdings Inc to replace Safeway Inc Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • BRIEF-HCA Holdings to replace Safeway in S&P 500 Jan 23 (Reuters) – * S&P Dow jones indices says HCA Holdings Inc to replace Safeway Inc Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Small-cap Week, January 24 Monitise, Applied Graphene Materials, Gulf Keystone and Findel featured Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • Jain in Davos spat with Lew and Carney Officials reject Deutsche chief’s fears over liquidity crisis Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • King’s death puts Saudi oil back in focus Analysts believe successor likely to stand by current strategy Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • Expedia Inc acquires Travelocity in $280 million deal Jan 23 (Reuters) – Expedia Inc has acquired online travel agency Travelocity from technology company Sabre Corp for $280 million in cash, the companies said in a statement on Friday, as consolidation… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Seeing Timkensteel as takeover candidate, Hodges fund buys its shares NEW YORK, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Timkensteel Corp, a producer of high-quality steel used in products ranging from oil rigs to fighter jets, looks to be an attractive takeover candidate as its shares… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • SkyMall bankruptcy grounds flying yetis Catalogue publisher’s bankruptcy comes as in-flight WiFi takes off Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • Brazil’s Oi ‘open to all options’ as industry consolidation looms SAO PAULO, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Brazilian phone carrier Oi SA is open to all options in a potential process of industry consolidation so long as the transaction helps it “create shareholder value,”… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Taxman faces 3m flood of last-minute filings Taxmen ill-equipped to deal with self-assessment deadline, say accountants Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • Euro falls to 11-year low after ECB move Central bank’s QE sends euro and yields lower for second day Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Greek tax payments dry up ahead of election Taxpayers bet poll favourite Syriza party will ease fiscal policy Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • The battle between capital and labour When misfortune strikes, workers are on their own, writes Yochai Benkler Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Convicted ex-Galleon trader loses bail bid NEW YORK, Jan 23 (Reuters) – A former trader at the Galleon Group hedge fund lost his bid to be freed on bail while he challenges his conviction and 10-year prison sentence for insider trading… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Mansion tax avoidance scramble looms Wealthy homeowners expected to split up homes to minimise value if property charge is introduced Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Andrei Zvyagintsev In ‘Leviathan’, the controversial film-maker delivers a blistering critique of life under Putin Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • ON THE MOVE-Dynasty hires ex-Merrill manager to guide firms’ growth NEW YORK, Jan 23 (Reuters) – New York-based Dynasty Financial Partners, which provides technology and consulting services to a network of registered independent advisory (RIA) firms, said Thursday it… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Cuadrilla asks to delay fracking bid Shale gas project on hold after planning officers recommended rejection Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • US diners lose their taste for Big Macs First fall in same-store sales for 12 years shows McDonald’s global challenges Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Dispute overshadows Auschwitz tributes Political war of words between Moscow and Warsaw breaks out over invitations to event Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Price fears rise over mobile merger Hutchison Whampoa union with Telefónica will ease competitive pressures between operators Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Greens contemplate life beyond the fringe The party’s hippie gap year cannot last for ever Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • Weavering founder’s fall from grace Hedge fund founder jailed at end of a convoluted legal battle began in civil courts Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Barclays bites back against NY watchdog Previously unquestioned law enforcer has hit a dark pool hurdle Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Football fans show criminals an open goal Study finds thousands have been using the password Arsenal1 Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Turkey’s Yildiz Holding to launch flotation of dairy unit ISTANBUL, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Yildiz Holding, Turkey’s largest food group, has applied to the Capital Markets Board seeking clearance for an initial public offering (IPO) of its dairy unit Ak Gida,… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Turkey’s Yildiz Holding to launch flotation of dairy unit ISTANBUL, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Yildiz Holding, Turkey’s largest food group, has applied to the Capital Markets Board for an initial public offering of its dairy unit Ak Gida, the company told Reuters… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Venezuela eyes double-digit yield on Citgo debt sale NEW YORK, Jan 23 (IFR) – Venezuela’s US oil-refining unit Citgo will probably have to pay double-digit yields to lure investors into a US$2.5bn financing package aimed at pumping new cash into its… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Russian banker warns west over Swift VTB chief executive says country building alternative payment system for banks Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Box Skyrockets 50% To More Than $21 Per Share In First Minutes As A Public Company  Bam. Today Box opened at around $20.50, far above its $14 IPO price, giving the company a valuation of around $2.5 billion. The company was valued at just under $1.7 billion at $14 per share. Box picked up $175 million in the transaction. It is worth noting that the gap between Box’s last private valuation ...
  • The $28bn plan to modernise Mongolia Project will seek to move former nomads living in poor areas of the capital out of their traditional tents and into modern flats Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new ...
  • Noodle bond reveals recovering risk appetite in high-yield LONDON, Jan 23 (IFR) – The sudden collapse of Phones 4U in September last year had a chilling effect on the European high-yield market, but runaway demand for a bond from noodle restaurant Wagamama… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • European telecoms deals produce new winners as consolidation enters next phase PARIS, Jan 23 (Reuters) – A frenzy of deals is shifting the competitive landscape among European telecoms operators, producing new winners such as Hutchison and Altice and setting the stage for more… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • TRLPC-Loan investors consider 825 mln euro Altice loan LONDON, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Loan investors are considering an 825 million euro-equivalent ($924.83 million) leveraged loan that forms part of a wider 5.7 billion euro financing backing Telecoms group… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • BRIEF-UK’s SFO says ex-Weavering hedge fund head Peterson sentenced to prison * Former head of collapsed hedge fund Weavering macro fixed income fund ltd was found guilty of eight counts of fraud, forgery, false accounting and fraudulent trading earlier this week Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions Jan 23 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Friday: Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • UPDATE 3-Brazil’s Oi open to all options as telecom consolidation looms RIO DE JANEIRO/SAO PAULO/MILAN, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Oi SA , Brazil’s most indebted phone carrier, is open to all options in a potential process of industry consolidation as long as the transaction… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • UPDATE 1-Bank of England says lenders must do more to shore up cyber defences LONDON, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Britain’s banks must do more to protect themselves and the wider financial system from growing and evolving cyber crime, the Bank of England said on Friday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Weavering founder jailed for 13 years Hedge fund manager guilty of eight charges handed tough sentence Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • US and Cuba hail ‘encouraging’ talks Differences remain on human rights and Cuba’s inclusion on US list of terrorist-sponsoring nations Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • UPDATE 2-Oanda and ETX Capital enter race for Alpari UK LONDON, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Toronto-based Oanda and Britain’s ETX Capital joined the race to buy fellow online foreign exchange broker Alpari UK, looking to expand aggressively in the sector shakeout… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Saudi throne in line for historic shift Salman moves quickly to end succession speculation and project stability in time of regional turmoil Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • EU mergers and takeovers (Jan 23) BRUSSELS, Jan 23 (Reuters) – The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process: Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in ...
  • The fur debate — recycled These days my attitudes to fur have become less black and white. Or sable and cream, perhaps Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens ...
  • Our France: Muslims tell their stories Following the terrorist attacks in Paris, how does it feel to be a Muslim in France? Introduction by Simon Kuper Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • UBS avoids losses after franc decision Switzerland’s big banks appear to have avoided the worst of the tumult Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Brazil telecom firms set for bid for TIM after Portuguese deal RIO DE JANEIRO, Jan 23 (Reuters) – A group of Brazilian telecommunications companies is ready to make a bid for wireless carrier TIM Participações SA in the short term, a source with knowledge of the… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • TRLPC-Bridgepoint backs eFront buyout with 130 mln euro loan LONDON, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Banks have lined up around 130 million euros ($145.89 million) of loans to back private equity firm Bridgepoint’s buyout of French software firm eFront, banking sources… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Bank of England says lenders must do more to shore up cyber defences LONDON, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Britain’s banks must do more to protect themselves and the wider financial system from growing and evolving cyber crime, the Bank of England said on Friday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • UPDATE 5-Hutchison to buy Telefonica UK unit for $15.4 bln * Consolidation heats up in UK telecoms sector (Adds more details on UK consolidation, Telefonica) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Competition weighs on B & M sales Chief confident of hitting full-year targets despite currency headwinds Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • Dealmakers in Davos see more M&A despite geopolitical risks DAVOS, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Low borrowing costs, currency shifts and the hunt for both cost savings and growth opportunities will drive a steady flow of merger and acquisition deals this year despite… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Dealmakers in Davos see more M&A despite geopolitical risks DAVOS, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Low borrowing costs, currency shifts and the hunt for both cost savings and growth opportunities will drive a steady flow of merger and acquisition deals this year despite… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • WANdisco launches $25m cash call Tech group needs cash to tap demand for big data Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Jimmy Choo revenues boosted by Asia Performance defies broader concerns over a slowdown in the region Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Li Ka-shing’s $50bn of UK investments O2 deal would add to sprawling portfolio of assets from power to ports Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • UPDATE 4-Li Ka-shing’s Hutchison to buy Telefonica UK unit for $15.4 bln * Hutchison shares jump more than 4 pct (Adds names of advisers, valuation paid for O2) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • UPDATE 1-Keppel Corp offers to privatise property unit in $2.7 bln deal * Trading in Keppel Land, Keppel Corp shares halted (Adds details on deal, quotes) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • BRIEF-Spectris completes acquisiton of U.S.-based ReliaSoft Corp * Purchase consideration of $42 million (approximately £28 million) Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • Keppel Corp offers to privatise Keppel Land unit in $2.7 bln deal SINGAPORE, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Singapore conglomerate Keppel Corporation Ltd on Friday offered as much as S$3.6 billion ($2.7 billion) to take over the shares in subsidiary Keppel Land Ltd that it… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news – Jan 23 Jan 23 (Reuters) – The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • RPT-Market Chatter- Corporate finance press digest Jan 23 (Reuters) – The following corporate finance-related stories were reported by media: Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • PRESS DIGEST – Wall Street Journal – Jan 23 Jan 23 (Reuters) – The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Hutchison looks to bring in minority partners for Telefonica’s UK unit deal HONG KONG, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Hutchison Whampoa Ltd group finance director Frank Sixt said on Friday the company is in talks with private equity firms among others to offer a minority stake in its… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Hutchison looks to bring in minority partners for Telefonica’s UK unit deal HONG KONG, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Hutchison Whampoa Ltd group finance director Frank Sixt said on Friday the company is in talks with private equity firms among others to offer a minority stake in its… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Market Chatter- Corporate finance press digest Jan 22 (Reuters) – The following corporate finance-related stories were reported by media: Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Li Ka-shing’s Hutchison says offers up to $15.4 bln for Telefonica’s O2 UK HONG KONG, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Li Ka-shing’s Hutchison Whampoa Ltd said on Friday it had entered into exclusive talks to buy Telefonica’s > British mobile unit O2 for up to 10.25 billion pounds… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • Hutchison Whampoa to buy O2 for £10bn Spanish owner Telefónica set to agree cash deal with Li Ka-shing-owned telecoms group Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • King Abdullah dies and Salman ascends Continuity assured as Crown Prince succeeds brother to the throne Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • CORRECTED-U.S. SEC official says private equity enforcement cases take time NEW YORK, Jan 22 (Reuters) – A senior U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission official said on Thursday any enforcement cases against private equity firms over how they handled fees and expenses… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • PRESS DIGEST- Financial Times – Jan 23 Jan 23 (Reuters) – The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • PRESS DIGEST- British Business – Jan 23 Jan 23 (Reuters) – The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • UPDATE 1-Box IPO values data storage provider at $1.67 bln Jan 22 (Reuters) – Box Inc’s shares have been priced at $14, an underwriter said, valuing the online data storage provider at about $1.67 billion in one of the most hotly anticipated technology IPOs… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • UK car production climbs for fifth year Late rally maintains impressive run of success despite tough conditions Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz al-Saud Monarch steered world’s largest oil exporter through some of its most fraught times Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • City Insider: Sorrell parties in Davos Paul Marshall turns eurosceptic, IFR awards, and Andy Bond returns to high street Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Silk Road suspect said ‘keep my secret’ Court hears testimony that Ross Ulbricht operated online drug marketplace Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Cook stock rewards could exceed $500m Sharp rise in share price propels the value of Apple CEO’s incentive scheme Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Canada Supreme Court ruling sets high bar for Competition Bureau TORONTO, Jan 22 (Reuters) – A Canadian Supreme Court ruling on Thursday about a tiny landfill deal in British Columbia is set to make it a lot harder for Canada’s competition watchdog to challenge… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • UPDATE 4-Canada’s RBC targets U.S. wealthy with $5.4 bln City Nat’l deal TORONTO, Jan 22 (Reuters) – Royal Bank of Canada is pushing deeper into the U.S. wealth management business, saying on Thursday it will buy Los Angeles-based City National Corp for $5.4 billion in a… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • Freeport picks site for new Indonesian copper plant as deadline looms NEW YORK, Jan 22 (Reuters) – Freeport-McMoRan Inc said on Thursday it has picked Gresik, East Java, as the location for its planned new copper smelter in Indonesia, the latest move by the… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Hutchison Whampoa to buy O2 for £10bn Spanish owner Telefónica set to agree cash deal with Li Ka-shing-owned telecoms group Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions Jan 22 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Thursday: Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • Ex-Galleon trader seeks to void insider trading conviction NEW YORK, Jan 22 (Reuters) – A former Galleon Group hedge fund trader on Thursday said he will ask a federal judge to throw out his conviction and 10-year prison sentence, one of the longest imposed… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • British shoe chain Office nears $450 mln London listing – sources LONDON, Jan 22 (Reuters) – British shoe chain Office is pressing ahead with an initial public offering that could value the private equity-backed company at around 300 million pounds ($453.09… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Oil drop ‘disastrous’ for anti-Isis fight West offers military aid at UK talks to help Iraq combat jihadis and budget crisis Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • UPDATE 1-Amazon to buy Israeli start-up Annapurna Labs SAN FRANCISCO/JERUSALEM, Jan 22 (Reuters) – U.S. tech giant Amazon confirmed on Thursday that it has agreed to buy Israeli chipmaker Annapurna Labs for its cloud computing unit, Amazon Web Services. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Draghi’s QE outstrips expectations How the European Central Bank bond-buying programme will work Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • Barclays fights back in dark pool case Lawyers dispute NY attorney-general’s attempt to bolster suit over high-frequency trading Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Brazil could auction off airports to current holders, minister says SAO PAULO, Jan 22 (Reuters) – Brazil may auction licenses to improve and operate as many as 11 airports to private investors as part of a broader plan to revamp privatization rules in the industry,… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Britain’s bold move on plain cigarette packaging UK is right to ban all promotional graphics in the sale of tobacco Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • U.S. SEC official sees no immediate crackdown on private equity NEW YORK, Jan 22 (Reuters) – A senior U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission official said on Thursday any enforcement cases against private equity firms over how they handled fees and expenses… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Draghi’s QE boldness lifts markets Size and scale of ECB action exceeds expectations to spur rally across asset classes Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Quindell talks to Slater & Gordon on sale Insurance claims processor’s shares rise on news that it is in negotiations to sell Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Balfour chief faces Olympian challenge Analysts believe Quinn has his work cut out, warning of more pain ahead Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Harvard buys up water rights in drought-hit wine country BOSTON, Jan 22 (Reuters) – Harvard University has quietly become one of the biggest grape growers in California’s drought-stricken Paso Robles wine region, securing water well drilling permits to… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Balfour Beatty: holding hands The infrastructure business has a problem child Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • BRIEF-UBS to place 7.6% of NH Hotel Group for Intesa Sanpaolo and Private Equity Intnl * UBS to carry out a private placement of 7.6 pct of NH Hotel Group SA on behalf of Intesa Sanpaolo SpA and Private Equity International SA Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Gdynia… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • So when did mankind make its mark? Scientists are seeking the instant when our species began changing the planet, writes Anjana Ahuja Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Kaufman & Broad cautious on 2015, open to acquisitions PARIS, Jan 22 (Reuters) – French property developer Kaufman & Broad said on Thursday it was cautious about its outlook for this year but was open to acquisitions despite still difficult economic and… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • DFS close to seeking London IPO Float will be first high-profile listing of a retailer in 2015 with ScS expected to follow suit Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens ...
  • UPDATE 1-CRH races Blackstone for Holcim, Lafarge assets -sources FRANKFURT/LONDON, Jan 22 (Reuters) – Irish cement maker CRH and a consortium led by Blackstone are battling for assets which Lafarge and Holcim must sell ahead of their planned merger, several people… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • UPDATE 1-CRH races Blackstone for Holcim, Lafarge assets -sources FRANKFURT/LONDON, Jan 22 (Reuters) – Irish cement maker CRH and a consortium led by Blackstone are battling for assets which Lafarge and Holcim must sell ahead of their planned merger, several people… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Leon Brittan, Conservative minister, dies Thatcher loyalist who proved to be a valuable bridge between Westminster and Brussels Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Spain to float airports operator Aena Madrid expected to sign off on plan to raise €4bn Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • St James’s Place boosts assets by 17% Fee-based investment firm benefits from regulatory reforms Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • BRIEF-API group confirms no discussions with Cedar 2015 * Would like to confirm that there have been no discussions to date relating to offer between Cedar and API board Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Audio products maker Harman acquires two companies for $950 mln Jan 22 (Reuters) – Audio products maker Harman International Industries said it would acquire two privately held companies for a combined $950 million in cash and stock to bulk up its offerings for… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Gross’s $700m lifts Janus flows to $2bn Mutual fund company enjoys influx for first time in five years Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Altice could launch debt deal on Friday LONDON, Jan 22 (IFR) – Altice could begin marketing its jumbo debt deal backing its upcoming Portuguese acquisition as early as Friday if a crucial shareholder vote goes its way. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • CRH races Blackstone for Holcim, Lafarge assets -sources FRANKFURT/LONDON, Jan 22 (Reuters) – Irish cement maker CRH and a consortium led by Blackstone will battle for the assets which Lafarge and Holcim must sell ahead of their planned merger, several… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • CRH races Blackstone for Holcim, Lafarge assets -sources FRANKFURT/LONDON, Jan 22 (Reuters) – Irish cement maker CRH and a consortium led by Blackstone will battle for the assets which Lafarge and Holcim must sell ahead of their planned merger, several… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Family Dollar shareholders approve Dollar Tree deal Jan 22 (Reuters) – Family Dollar Stores Inc’s shareholders approved the discount retailer’s deal to be bought by Dollar Tree Inc, effectively putting Dollar General Corp out of the race to buy the… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Icahn nominates two directors to Gannett board Jan 22 (Reuters) – Activist investor Carl Icahn nominated two directors to USA Today publisher Gannett Co Inc’s board. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Icahn nominates two directors to Gannett board Jan 22 (Reuters) – Activist investor Carl Icahn nominated two directors to USA Today publisher Gannett Co Inc’s board. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • EQT injects fresh equity into utility services group SAG – sources FRANKFURT, Jan 22 (Reuters) – Buyout group EQT is injecting fresh cash into German utility services provider SAG as the company breached its debt covenants after a difficult 2014, two sources… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Haunted by the past, in digital form Two online archivists have made businesses from surprising old photographs Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • RBC to buy City National in $5.4 bln deal Jan 22 (Reuters) – Royal Bank of Canada said it would buy City National Corp, a U.S. lender serving high net worth clients, in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $5.4 billion. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Kreditech Gets $200M Credit Line To Fuel Its Big-Data Based Consumer Lending Business  Kreditech, the consumer finance startup that focuses on lending money to “unbanked” consumers with little or no credit rating, is today announcing a hefty line of funding that it will use to expand its business. It is getting a $200 million credit line from Victory Park Capital, one of the largest in the history of online lending services. Kreditech is ...
  • EU extends coffee merger deal review deadline to May 13 BRUSSELS, Jan 22 (Reuters) – European Union antitrust regulators have extended by one week a review of a plan by Mondelez International and D.E. Master Blenders 1753 to merge their coffee businesses. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • EU mergers and takeovers (Jan 22) BRUSSELS, Jan 22 (Reuters) – The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process: Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in ...
  • BRIEF-Cedar 2015 says intends to make offer for API Group for 46 mln stg * Firm intention to make offer to acquire API Group Plc at 60 pence per share Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions Jan 22 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Thursday: Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • Chemring optimistic as losses widen British military equipment maker says global market remains ‘subdued’ Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • Parcels deliver boost for Royal Mail Shares lead FTSE 100 after strong Christmas performance Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • UPDATE 2-India’s Suzlon to sell German unit for $1.16 bln * Shares fall 7.5 pct (Adds numbers on debt, analyst quote, updates shares) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Monitise considers sale on revenue warning Aim-listed mobile payments group calls in advisers Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • Balfour Beatty: from Leo with brio Investors should beware of buying into a conspiracy of optimism Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • KKR buys thetrainline.com Purchase of rail ticket seller from Exponent marks end to plan for £500m IPO Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Timeline of Balfour Beatty’s troubles Six profit warnings, three chief executives and two rejected bids Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Balfour Beatty in turmoil after £70m profit hit Construction group issues sixth warning as 2014 losses hit £200m Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • U.S. fund KKR buys Trainline, derails London listing LONDON, Jan 22 (Reuters) – U.S. private equity fund KKR has bought British rail ticket website thetrainline.com from buyout firm Exponent for an undisclosed sum, derailing its planned London stock… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • RBS strikes peer-to-peer alliance Bank to refer customers that do not meet its criteria for loans Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • MIDEAST STOCKS – Factors to watch – Jan 22 DUBAI, Jan 22 (Reuters) – Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Thursday. Reuters has not verified the press reports and does not vouch of their accuracy. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Private equity firm KKR refunds some fees to investors -WSJ Jan 21 (Reuters) – Private equity firm KKR & Co LP refunded money to investors in some of its buyout funds after U.S. regulators found it overcharged them, the Wall Street Journal reported on… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Premier League to tighten revenue grip Rise in value of broadcast rights push English football clubs up Europe’s ‘money league’ Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions Jan 21 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Wednesday: Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • UPDATE 1-Funds line up $1.7 bln bids for drinks bottler Refresco Gerber – sources LONDON, Jan 21 (Reuters) – Dutch soft drinks bottler Refresco Gerber has attracted bids from three private equity funds valuing the business at around 1.5 billion euros ($1.74 billion), sources… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Funds line up $1.7 bln bids for drinks bottler Refresco Gerber – sources LONDON, Jan 21 (Reuters) – Dutch soft drinks bottler Refresco Gerber has attracted bids from three private equity funds valuing the business at around 1.5 billion euros ($1.74 billion), sources… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Be wary with Ashley’s investments tips Trailing in this particular trading wake could prove costly Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • Discovery eyes Premier League rights US broadcaster to challenge BT and Sky in £4bn battle Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Shazam strikes a new note Music identification app gets a $1bn valuation but some worry about its prospects Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Alpari co-founder had sought winding-up Andrey Dashin felt company was doomed without a reliable source of capital Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • The field narrows for new Tesco chairman Sir Ian Cheshire and John Allan shortlisted, said people familiar with the situation Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • U.S. SEC’s top asset management regulator to leave agency WASHINGTON, Jan 21 (Reuters) – Norman Champ, the top asset management regulator at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission who helped shepherd controversial new money market rules through a… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Brevan Howard settles dispute with trader Founding partner Chris Rokos to set up own hedge fund Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • ECB eyes €50bn a month in bond purchases Sovereign debt buying programme could last for up to two years Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • BNP to hold talks over job cuts Discussions with works council comes six months after bank’s $8.9bn fine Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Brevan Howard settles dispute with trader Founding partner Chris Rokos to set up own hedge fund Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Aberdeen CEO sees room for small acquisitions DAVOS, Switzerland Jan 21 (Reuters) – Aberdeen Asset Management is not looking for any major acquisitions following its purchase of Scottish Widows Investment Partnership (SWIP), but is interested in… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Dunstone backs online estate agent Carphone Warehouse founder invests in property sector disrupter Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Bank of Canada cuts rates to 0.75% Country looks to offset negative impact of falling crude prices Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • IMF urges Gulf states to reduce spending Gulf Co-operation Council states to lose $300bn in oil revenue this year Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • BRIEF-Schneider Electric and Autodesk team up for building lifecycle management * Schneider Electric and Autodesk Inc announce the signature of a memorandum of understanding Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Tech giants ‘at risk’ of reputation collapse Business leaders at Davos warn sector could repeat banking errors Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Apple buys UK music data start-up Semetric Acquisition comes ahead of international launch of Beats Music streaming service Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Ethos buys controlling stake in S.African auto firm JOHANNESBURG, Jan 21 (Reuters) – Ethos Private Equity has acquired a controlling stake in South African car-parts seller AutoZone for an undisclosed amount, it said on Wednesday, after selling a tyre… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • TRLPC-Loans with oil exposure fall on Europe’s secondary market LONDON, Jan 21 (Reuters) – Loans in a number of companies with exposure to oil and gas have seen massive falls of up to 10 points on Europe’s secondary loan market as traders and investors become… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Metro Bank doubles loans book Growth-drive costs lead challenger to post sixth quarter of losses Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Weber casts doubt on future of euro Ex Bundesbank head, now UBS chairman, says QE only ‘part of the fix’ Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Erdogan’s palace now a vast seat of power Turkey’s president is intent on using all the authority of his office — and more Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Former ministers avoid Turkey graft trial Ruling AK party seeks to bring curtain down on corruption case but dissent among MPs grows Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • UPDATE 2-Alstom keeps full-year targets, to get more cash from GE * Ancillary deals with GE worth 400 mln eur (Adds detail, shares, analyst comments) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • UPDATE 1-Jordan’s Nuqul to sell 25 pct stake in Fine Hygienic -sources * Nuqul hopes to secure up to $200 mln for stake sale – sources Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • UPDATE 1-Jordan’s Nuqul to sell 25 pct stake in Fine Hygienic -sources * Nuqul hopes to secure up to $200 mln for stake sale – sources Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions Jan 21 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1400 GMT on Wednesday: Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • Ashley cuts Sports Direct stake to 55% Shares in sports retailer slide more than 6% Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Gold rises to $1,300 on haven demand Market expects ECB package of bond-buying to lower yields Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • Investment bank fees soar to seven-year high, led by JP Morgan GRAPHIC: Investment bank fees: http://link.reuters.com/syj83w Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)
  • Pearson signals rise in profits in 2015 World’s largest education company by revenue and FT owner expects best numbers since 2012 Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Tele Columbus IPO likely to price at 10 euros a share – sources LONDON, Jan 21 (Reuters) – The initial public offering (IPO) of German cable operator Tele Columbus is likely to price at 10 euros a share, the middle of its range, after investors were told that… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Jordan’s Nuqul to sell 25 pct stake in Fine Hygienic Holdings -sources Jan 21 (Reuters) – Jordan’s Nuqul Group is selling a 25 percent stake in FINE Hygienic Holdings, one of the Middle East’s largest tissue and paper products manufacturers, in a deal that could be… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • Jordan’s Nuqul to sell 25 pct stake in Fine Hygienic Holdings -sources Jan 21 (Reuters) – Jordan’s Nuqul Group is selling a 25 percent stake in FINE Hygienic Holdings, one of the Middle East’s largest tissue and paper products manufacturers, in a deal that could be… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • BoE steps back from rate rise MPC dissenters abandon argument for interest rate rise Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...