• Mexico’s America Movil proposes name for tower business spin-off MEXICO CITY, April 1 (Reuters) – Mexican telecoms giant America Movil, controlled by billionaire Carlos Slim, said on Wednesday it would propose at an upcoming shareholder meeting a spin-off of 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 in new ...
  • UK grants asylum to Russian dissident Anti-corruption crusader Vladimir Ashurkov concerned over the fate of fellow activists 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 ...
  • Corporate backlash hits ‘anti-gay’ bills American states backtrack on new laws as General Electric and Walmart join critics 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 ...
  • McDonald’s to raise wages for US workers Increase of at least $1 an hour follows Walmart’s move to lift pay 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 ...
  • Target to close Canadian stores by April 12 April 1 (Reuters) – Target Corp’s Canadian unit said it would close the last of its 133 retail stores on April 12. 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 ...
  • Yemen rebels tighten grip on Aden Advance undermines Saudi-coalition claims that air strikes have degraded insurgent forces 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 ...
  • Monitor chides ‘combative’ HSBC managers Report finds corporate culture contributed to slow compliance progress 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 ...
  • Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions April 1 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 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+ ...
  • MOVES-JPMorgan Chase, StanChart, UniCredit, Citibank Korea, Nomura April 1 (Reuters) – The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Wednesday. To inform us of other job changes, email moves@thomsonreuters.com. 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 ...
  • Asos faces margin pressure Group is operating in a tougher 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 to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • UPDATE 1-Whiting CEO says can still grow at current oil prices DENVER, April 1 (Reuters) – Whiting Petroleum Corp, North Dakota’s largest oil producer, can remain profitable and increase production even at current crude prices, Chief Executive Jim Volker said on… 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-Oasis mulls MLP for North Dakota gas processing plant DENVER, April 1 (Reuters) – Oasis Petroleum Inc may create a master limited partnership (MLP) for a $200 million North Dakota gas processing plant, taking advantage of a key financial trend in 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 ...
  • N.Y. lawyer charged for alleged role in scheme over Maxim magazine NEW YORK, April 1 (Reuters) – A New York lawyer was arrested on Wednesday for his alleged role in a scheme by the son of a former United Parcel Service Inc executive to fraudulently obtain millions… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • BT expects price cuts in mobile market Telecoms group sets out plans for acquisition in circular to shareholders 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 ...
  • Emerging markets: The great unravelling Developing economies are suffering their biggest capital outflows since the financial 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 ...
  • Simon’s failed bid suggests REIT values still at a discount 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)
  • Oasis mulls partner or MLP for North Dakota gas plant: exec DENVER, April 1 (Reuters) – Oasis Petroleum Inc may take on joint venture partners or create a master limited partnership (MLP) for a $200 million North Dakota gas processing plant, President Taylor… 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 (April 1) BRUSSELS, April 1 (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 ...
  • Citigroup planning to sell Prime Re – Bloomberg April 1 (Reuters) – Citigroup Inc is planning to sell Prime Reinsurance Co, a unit created five years ago when the bank spun off its life insurance business, Primerica Inc , Bloomberg reported. 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 ...
  • Quindell forgets to mention sale of units Deal with Slater & Gordon also includes two profitable technology arms 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 ...
  • Lufthansa struggles in crash aftermath Response to tragedy wins praise but accident compounds challenge of competition and falling revenues 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 ...
  • Isis edges closer to Syrian capital Palestinian district of Yarmouk comes under attack from jihadi group’s fighters 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 ...
  • US to impose sanctions on cyber attackers Obama calls foreign threats to infrastructure and trade secrets a ‘national emergency’ 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 ...
  • RPT-Mexico fills deal-making void left by Brazil in tough year SAO PAULO, April 1 (Reuters) – With regional heavyweight Brazil less of a force in global capital markets this year, Mexican companies are filling the void by luring more investment in the form of… 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 ...
  • RPT-Mexico fills deal-making void left by Brazil in tough year SAO PAULO, April 1 (Reuters) – With regional heavyweight Brazil less of a force in global capital markets this year, Mexican companies are filling the void by luring more investment in the form of… 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 challenger banks: disrupt while you can Shawbrook is the latest to take advantage of investor appetite for the category 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 ...
  • Mexico fills deal-making void left by Brazil in tough year SAO PAULO, April 1 (Reuters) – With regional heavyweight Brazil less of a force in global capital markets this year, Mexican companies are filling the void by luring more investment in the form of… 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 ...
  • Whiting CEO says can still grow at current oil prices DENVER, April 1 (Reuters) – Whiting Petroleum Corp, North Dakota’s largest oil producer, can remain profitable and grow production even at current crude prices, CEO Jim Volker said on Tuesday. 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 2-Simon Property ends pursuit of Macerich * Macerich shares fall as much as 5.5 pct (Adds background and details; 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 ...
  • Asos reports 10% fall in pre-tax profits Share price rises as results beat market expectations 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 ...
  • Gulf Keystone ex-chairman says was forced out, tried to lure Exxon LONDON, April 1 (Reuters) – The former head of oil company Gulf Keystone said he was talking to several parties, including ExxonMobil, about a rescue for the firm before being forced to quit under… 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 ...
  • Morgan Stanley’s Fossati joins Sycamore NEW YORK, April 1 (IFR) – Private equity firm Sycamore Partners said this week that Paul Fossati has joined its firm as a director of capital markets. 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 ...
  • Iamgold in talks to buy AngloGold’s stakes in two Mali mines April 1 (Reuters) – Canadian gold miner Iamgold Corp is in talks with AngloGold Ashanti Ltd on buying AngloGold’s stakes in two gold mines in Mali in which they are partners, Iamgold said late on… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • MOVES-StanChart, UniCredit, Citibank Korea, Nomura, Cantor April 1 (Reuters) – The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Wednesday. To inform us of other job changes, email moves@thomsonreuters.com. 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 ...
  • Wealthy lose taste for London restaurants City’s venues lose out in ranking compiled by private jet passengers 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 ...
  • UPDATE 1-America Movil to propose Mexico asset spinoff to shareholders MEXICO CITY, April 1 (Reuters) – Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim’s America Movil will propose a spinoff of assets relating to its mobile phone business in Mexico to shareholders at a meeting April… 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 2-Sears to set up REIT to raise $2.5 bln from shareholders April 1 (Reuters) – Sears Holdings Corp plans to raise more than $2.5 billion from shareholders by offering rights to buy shares in a real estate investment trust that will hold some of 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 ...
  • Royal Bank of Canada selling Suriname unit to Republic Bank TORONTO, April 1 (Reuters) – Royal Bank of Canada said on Wednesday it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Suriname operations to Republic Bank Ltd, as it continues to exit some of… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions April 1 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1330 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+ ...
  • REFILE-Drugmaker Valeant completes $11 billion purchase of Salix April 1 (Reuters) – Canada’s Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc completed its $10.96 billion purchase of Salix Pharmaceuticals Ltd, the acquisitive company said 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 ...
  • UPDATE 3-Hermes unit, Canadian fund to buy $2.4 bln stake in UK ports group April 1 (Reuters) – The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) and Hermes Infrastructure are to buy a 30 percent stake in Associated British Ports for about 1.6 billion pounds ($2.4 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 ...
  • UPDATE 1-Dutch court refuses to halt Groningen gas production THE HAGUE, April 1 (Reuters) – A Dutch judge on Wednesday refused to order a production halt at Europe’s biggest gas field, Groningen, where extraction is causing earthquakes, dealing a blow 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 ...
  • UPDATE 1-AFRICA BUSINESS-Foreign brewers battle for Ethiopia’s beer drinkers * Entry of drinks firms helping to transform business landscape 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 ...
  • Simon Property withdraws offer to buy Macerich April 1 (Reuters) – Simon Property Group Inc scrapped its attempt to buy Macerich Co after the smaller shopping mall owner rejected its sweetened offer of $23.2 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 ...
  • UPDATE 1-Russia’s Avtovaz says Lada sales up 16 percent from February MOSCOW, April 1 (Reuters) – Russia’s largest automaker Avtovaz said on Wednesday that Lada sales in March reached 27,423 units, up 16 percent from the month before. 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 ...
  • Outsourcer Mitie warns on profits Groups that have piled into home care find NHS and local authority budgets tighter than expected 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 ...
  • Peer-to-peer forex platforms come of age Exchanges using crowdsource model set to eclipse existing currency services in UK by 2019 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 ...
  • Sears Holdings to form REIT for some Sears, Kmart stores April 1 (Reuters) – Sears Holdings Corp said it would form a real estate investment trust, which will buy about 254 Sears and Kmart stores in a transaction valued at more than $2.5 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 ...
  • Exclusive: Ex-Lansdowne partner Kirk to start own hedge fund in mid-2015 LONDON (Reuters) – Stephen Kirk, a former partner at hedge fund manager Lansdowne Partners, is preparing to start his own fund this summer, four sources familiar with the matter said. 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 ...
  • Ex-Millennium trader Dale raises $200 million for hedge fund launch – sources LONDON (Reuters) – One of the year’s most high-profile European hedge fund start-ups, ex-Millennium star trader Chris Dale’s Kintbury, is due to launch in May after raising at least $200 million 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 ...
  • Shankar quits StanChart to set up PE fund Lender’s head of Emea to start own venture amid management shake-up 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 ...
  • Low fuel price weighs on FirstGroup Passenger numbers down on Greyhound coaches as more people drive themselves 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 ...
  • Challenger bank Shawbrook valued at £725m Shares priced near top of range as bank moves to list before general election 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-GoDaddy IPO values company at $4.5 billion March 31 (Reuters) – Web hosting company GoDaddy Inc has priced its initial public offering at $20 per share, above its previously indicated $17 to $19 per share range, valuing it at around $4.5… 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 3-Comcast to form $4 bln investment arm with CFO at helm March 31 (Reuters) – Comcast Corp Chief Financial Officer Michael Angelakis will leave his position to head a new investment arm with up to $4.1 billion to invest in growth-oriented companies,… 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 1-RadioShack co-branding of stores with Sprint wins court approval March 31 (Reuters) – A plan to salvage RadioShack Corp’s business by co-branding most of its 1,740 surviving stores with cellular phone provider Sprint Corp earned U.S. bankruptcy court approval on… 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 1-Brazil’s Petrobras will not sell distribution arm -board member SAO PAULO, March 31 (Reuters) – Petrobras, Brazil’s state-run oil company, will not sell its fuel distribution arm as part of its ongoing asset sale plan, company board member Silvio Sinedino said on… 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 ...
  • Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions March 31 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Tuesday: 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+ ...
  • Bank of Montreal CEO sees M&A upside from oil price slump TORONTO, March 31 (Reuters) – Battered oil prices are expected to spur mergers and acquisitions in the energy sector and drive advisory fees for the Bank of Montreal, Chief Executive William Downe… 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 ...
  • MOVES- State Street, Barclays, Investec Wealth, Columbia Threadneedle March 31 (Reuters) – The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Tuesday. To inform us of other job changes, email moves@thomsonreuters.com. 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 ...
  • Sinch Blasts To $60M Run Rate In 10 Months  The race to provide telecom services to developers of every stripe has a number of large, well-capitalized participants. New and quickly growing among the better-known names is Sinch, a company that was spun out of Rebtel just over 10 months ago. According to the firm, Sinch is now generating revenue at a $60 million run ...
  • Quindell founder builds stake in broker News of stake comes day after Quindell agrees to sell professional services arm 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-Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan scouting for energy assets TORONTO, March 31 (Reuters) – The Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, one of Canada’s biggest investors, said on Tuesday it is actively scouting for energy assets as it looks to trim positions in oil 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 LinkedIn ...
  • UPDATE 1-EU regulators query Luxembourg on McDonald’s tax deals -source BRUSSELS, March 31 (Reuters) – European Union antitrust regulators have asked Luxembourg for information on its tax rulings for McDonald’s after labour unions accused the U.S. fast food chain of… 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 ...
  • Mexico’s Gruma acquires tortilla maker for 45 mln euros MEXICO CITY, March 31 (Reuters) – Mexican corn miller and tortilla maker Gruma said on Tuesday its Spanish unit has agreed to pay about 45 million euros ($48.28 million) to acquire the production 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 LinkedIn ...
  • Brazil’s Petrobras will not sell distribution arm -board member SAO PAULO, March 31 (Reuters) – Brazil’s state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA will not sell its distribution arm BR Distribuidora as part of its plan to sell assets to raise cash, company… 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 ...
  • EU regulators query Luxembourg on McDonald’s tax avoidance claims – source BRUSSELS, March 31 (Reuters) – European Union antitrust regulators have asked Luxembourg for more information on its tax rulings on McDonald’s after labour unions and a charity accused the U.S. fast… 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 ...
  • Online star Michelle Phan’s new network launches in US, UK March 31 (Reuters) – YouTube pioneer Michelle Phan, who built a business empire around her popular makeup tutorials, on Tuesday debuted a global online network devoted to beauty, fashion 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 LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Smaller equity markets players make presence felt in land of the giants LONDON, March 30 (Reuters) – In the land of the investment banking giants that stalk Europe’s equity markets, a group of lesser-known advisory firms are treading on the toes of the big boys. 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 3-Charter beefs up cable muscle with Bright House deal * Charter shares touch record high (Adds 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 share on ...
  • Gulf Keystone chairman steps down Murray to retire after 2 years of boardroom unrest 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 ...
  • Lloyds investors take bond row to court Bank says it has regulator’s approval to redeem some high-income 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 Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • HP sues Autonomy founder as battle heats up US tech group brings London High Court action against former software CEO for $5.1bn over alleged fraud 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 ...
  • TRLPC: US loan volume sank in Q1 as refis faded, regulations bit NEW YORK, March 31 (Reuters) – U.S. syndicated loan issuance sank to a two and a half-year low in the first quarter, as fewer companies refinanced debt and banks kept a lid on deals that regulators… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • UPDATE 2-TowerBrook to acquire women’s apparel retailer J. Jill March 31 (Reuters) – Private equity firm TowerBrook Capital Partners LP said it would acquire women’s apparel and accessories retailer J. Jill, adding to its portfolio of retail firms, which includes… 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 4-Yoox agrees to buy Richemont’s Net-a-Porter in all-share deal * Yoox shares up 11 pct after 10 pct rise on Monday (Adds details of deal, updates share 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 ...
  • CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Credit bureau TransUnion files for IPO March 31 (Reuters) – TransUnion, one of the largest credit bureaus in the United States, filed with U.S. regulators on Tuesday for an initial public offering of common 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 ...
  • BRIEF-TF1 says 100 pct of Eurosport France is acquired by Eurosport SAS * Says 100 pct of Eurosport France is acquired by Eurosport SAS 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 ...
  • UPDATE 2-Hermes unit, Canadian fund to buy $2.4 bln stake in UK ports group March 31 (Reuters) – The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) and Hermes Infrastructure are to buy a 30 percent stake in Associated British Ports for about 1.6 billion pounds ($2.4 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 ...
  • UK brokers cautious ahead of election Cenkos Securities and Shore Capital see secondary commissions come under pressure 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 ...
  • Weaker euro helps ease eurozone deflation Unemployment at three-year low amid growing signs of economic recovery 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 ...
  • UPDATE 1-Investment funds seek sale of 49 pct stake in Spain’s Saba -sources MADRID, March 31 (Reuters) – Investment funds Torreal, KKR and ProA are looking into the sale of their combined 48.7 percent stake in Spanish car park group Saba, two sources 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 share on LinkedIn ...
  • Former Xstrata CEO under pressure to make new mining deals LONDON, March 31 (Reuters) – More than a year after he launched his private fund, former Xstrata boss Mick Davis is coming under pressure to build a new mining empire with the $6 billion in capital… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Investment funds seek sale of 49 pct stake in Spain’s Saba -sources MADRID, March 31 (Reuters) – Investment funds Torreal, KKR and ProA are looking into the sale of their combined 48.7 percent stake in Spanish car park group Saba, two sources 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 share on LinkedIn ...
  • TowerBrook to acquire women’s apparel retailer J. Jill March 31 (Reuters) – Private equity firm TowerBrook Capital Partners LP said it would acquire women’s apparel and accessories retailer J. Jill, adding to its portfolio of retail firms, which includes… 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 ...
  • Sales pick up at Thomas Cook Tour operator says difficult trading conditions are easing 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 3-Endurance to buy reinsurer Montpelier to add Lloyd’s platform * Montpelier shares rise to 10-year high (Adds CFO comment; 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 share ...
  • Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions March 31 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1330 GMT on Tuesday: 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+ ...
  • CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Charter Communications to buy Bright House in $10.4 bln deal March 31 (Reuters) – Cable television operator Charter Communications Inc said it would buy privately held Bright House Networks in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $10.4 billion to expand in Florida. 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 1-Amaya posts huge jump in adjusted profit; seeks Nasdaq listing TORONTO, March 31 (Reuters) – Amaya Inc, which recently acquired online gambling sites PokerStars and Full Tilt, reported a near eight-fold rise in quarterly adjusted earnings on Tuesday, 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 LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Man-made islands add to Asian sea spats Mushrooming of man-made islands is latest flashpoint in seas around China and Japan 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-Ukraine government to list state-owned assets for privatisation – economy minister KIEV, March 31 (Reuters) – Ukraine’s government will consider a list of state-owned assets for privatisation later on Tuesday, the economy minister said at a briefing, as part of Kiev’s drive 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 ...
  • Pru’s Thiam gets 36% pay rise to £11.9m Award comes after UK insurer enjoyed a strong 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 on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • Stockholm: the unicorn factory The Swedish capital produces a disproportionate number of high value companies. Can it be copied? 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 ...
  • Turkey hit by massive power cut Officials investigate whether terrorism or a cyber attack are responsible for mass power outage 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 ...
  • Germany ramps up battle readiness Ukraine crisis prompts armed forces overhaul but political will and money alone may not be enough 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 ...
  • UK growth revised higher ONS says economy expanded 2.8% in 2014, compared with previous estimate of 2.6% 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 ...
  • Buhari builds lead in tight Nigeria vote Prospect grows of ballot box victory for opposition candidate 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 ...
  • Yoox bags Net-a-Porter in merger plan Combined company will have €1.3bn in sales 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 ...
  • Kingfisher to close 60 B&Q stores Affected shops account for 15% of total floorspace 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 ...
  • Markets look forward to higher inflation Three reasons why rising prices are expected despite current zero rates 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 ...
  • China bank chairman extols pay cut Salary measures at state companies highlight tension between market reforms and populist pressure 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 ...
  • Honda’s Swindon plant wins £200m boost Struggling factory to become sole producer of updated Civic model 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 ...
  • Macquarie to halve Asia banking jobs Australia’s ‘millionaire factory’ becomes the latest bank to pare back operations in 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 ...
  • McLaren launches cheapest car yet British maker of P1 to unveil 570S Coupé in New York as sales hopes pinned on new range 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+ ...
  • Jay Z taps top acts to sell music service Big recording stars given cash and stock in Tidal 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 ...
  • Two US agents charged over Silk Road Pair allegedly stole hundreds of thousands of dollars in digital currencies during probe 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 ...
  • Cridland to boldly go from bridge of CBI Business lobby group searches for successor as director-general announces plan to step down 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 ...
  • Gulf Keystone launches £30m share placing Cash-strapped Iraqi oil producer seeks to ease funding problems 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 ...
  • Quindell sale marks ‘break with the past’ Australian law firm to buy professional services division for initial £637m 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 ...
  • Shawbrook narrows pricing before float IPO comes soon after rival Aldermore listed in March; its shares rose 10 per cent in 30 minutes 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+ ...
  • Houthis defy air raids to advance on Aden Up to 60 reported killed as fierce fighting rocks port city 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 ...
  • Help Tunisia reach full democracy The attacks boost our resolve not to let our achievements be spoilt, writes Amel Azzouz 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 ...
  • Fighters flock back to resurgent al-Nusra Al-Qaeda affiliate ranks swell after territorial gains in northwest Syria 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 ...
  • BT and Virgin Media turn broadband allies Pair say attempt to open up high-speed business broadband networks will lead to higher 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 ...
  • Defeat highlights French Socialist splits Ruling party pays high political price for economic 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 ...
  • Uzbek strongman re-elected in landslide Uzbekistan poll criticised by international observers 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)
  • Dealmakers have fastest start since 2007 Heinz-Kraft leads trend for large US-based acquisitions 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 ...
  • Head of RBS’s investment bank resigns Rory Cullinan attracted attention after sending messages to his daughter about ‘boring meeting’ 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 ...
  • Jeb Bush defends ‘anti-gay’ law Business leaders, including Apple chief Tim Cook, condemn the bill 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 ...
  • Lubitz suffered suicidal tendencies Germanwings co-pilot had psychotherapy several years ago ‘over a long period’ 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 ...
  • The unwritten rules of life in China Mould your own way rather than use kindergarten morality 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 ...
  • EU milk quotas end for Irish farmers Nation’s aim is to emulate New Zealand’s success as one of the world’s biggest dairy producers 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 ...
  • Ethical Sweden runs into Saudi sands Margot Wallström discovers the drawbacks of having too frank a tongue 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 ...
  • UPDATE 1-Yoox confirms Net-a-Porter merger talks MILAN/PARIS, March 30 (Reuters) – Italian online fashion retailers Yoox and Richemont’s Net-a-Porter confirmed merger talks were under way to create an industry leader in the fast-growing online… 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 ...
  • Eurasia Drilling says extends deadline for Schlumberger deal MOSCOW, March 30 (Reuters) – Russia’s Eurasia Drilling said on Monday it had agreed to extend a deadline on a proposed deal to sell a stake to international oilfield services firm Schlumberger from… 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 ...
  • Fortune Brands to buy cabinet maker Norcraft for $441.4 mln March 30 (Reuters) – Fortune Brands Home & Security will acquire bathroom and kitchen cabinet maker Norcraft Cos Inc for $441.4 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 (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in ...
  • Yoox and Net-a-Porter confirm merger talks Online fashion retailers could announce deal as early as Tuesday 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 ...
  • Final push for Iran nuclear deal Key elements of negotiations show signs of unravelling 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 ...
  • McCarthy & Stone profits rise Specialist housebuilder caters to older homebuyers 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)
  • Pension funds move hedging products mainstream as markets overheat LONDON (Reuters) – Pension schemes are changing their attitudes to hedge funds, bringing some into their mainstream equity portfolios in order to access products that offer protection in overheated… 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 ...
  • UPDATE 2-Ireland’s Horizon to buy U.S. drugmaker Hyperion for $1.1 bln March 30 (Reuters) – Ireland’s Horizon Pharma Plc struck a deal to buy U.S. drugmaker Hyperion Therapeutics Inc for about $1.1 billion to add to its line-up of drugs that treat rare diseases. 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 ...
  • Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions March 30 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1000 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+ ...
  • Ireland’s Horizon to buy U.S. drugmaker Hyperion for $1.1 bln March 30 (Reuters) – Ireland’s Horizon Pharma Plc said it would acquire U.S. drugmaker Hyperion Therapeutics Inc in an all-cash deal worth about $1.1 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 window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens ...
  • UPDATE 1-Slovenian PM tells defence minister to quit in Telekom row LJUBLJANA, March 30 (Reuters) – Slovenian Prime Minister Miro Cerar has told the defence minister to quit in a row over the sale of state-owned telecoms operator Telekom Slovenia , a resignation 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 LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Zimmer wins EU approval for $13.4 bln Biomet acquisition BRUSSELS, March 30 (Reuters) – U.S. medical device maker Zimmer gained European Union regulatory approval on Monday for its proposed $13.4 billion purchase of rival Biomet after agreeing to divest… 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 ...
  • China’s Alibaba signs digital distribution deal with music rights group BMG BEIJING, March 30 (Reuters) – Germany’s BMG music rights company said on Monday it had signed a music digital distribution deal with China’s Alibaba Group Holding Ltd , as the world’s largest… 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 ...
  • Abraaj raises $1.3bn for African funds Move marks further investor interest in the continent as private equity groups bet on strong growth 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 ...
  • Kingfisher takeover of Mr Bricolage stalls Major shareholder of acquisition blocks extension of deadline for competition approval 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 ...
  • UAE drafting law for 100 pct foreign ownership of firms-minister DUBAI, March 30 (Reuters) – The United Arab Emirates is at an advanced stage of drafting a foreign investment law to allow 100 percent foreign ownership of businesses in some sectors, the country’s… 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 ...
  • Japan’s Fujifilm agrees to buy Cellular Dynamics for $307 mln TOKYO, March 30 (Reuters) – Japan’s Fujifilm Holdings Corp said on Monday it has agreed to acquire U.S. biotechnology firm Cellular Dynamics International Inc (CDI) for $307 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 (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • UPDATE 1-U.S. hedge fund criticises Vivendi over Bollore role PARIS, March 30 (Reuters) – U.S. hedge fund P. Schoenfeld Asset Management (PSAM) has accused French media group Vivendi of giving too much leeway to chairman and largest shareholder Vincent Bollore… 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 ...
  • Novartis digs deeper into cancer with up to $750 mln Aduro deal March 30 (Reuters) – Swiss drugmaker Novartis is digging deeper into the world of cancer immunotherapy – one of the hottest areas of drug research – through a tie-up with California-based Aduro… 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 ...
  • BRIEF-Shares in Yoox suspended from trading after 8 pct rise March 30 (Reuters) – Shares in Yoox suspended from trading after rising 7.97 percent following Reuters report of possible Net-a-Porter deal. 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 ...
  • Bridgepoint raises $4.4 bln for new buyout fund LONDON, March 30 (Reuters) – European private equity firm Bridgepoint has raised 4 billion euros ($4.4 billion) for its fifth buyout fund, exceeding its fundraising target by around 15 percent as… 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 ...
  • Market Chatter- Corporate finance press digest March 30 (Reuters) – Reuters plans to stop publishing this item from April 1. For coverage of stories related to corporate finance on Eikon, please click on to retrieve the Investment Banking Top New… 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 ...
  • Poland – Factors to Watch March 30 Following are news stories, press reports and events to watch that may affect Poland’s financial markets on Monday. ALL TIMES GMT (Poland: GMT + 1 hour): 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 ...
  • PRESS DIGEST – Wall Street Journal – March 30 March 30 (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 ...
  • LG Chem to supply batteries for Daimler’s Smart EVs SEOUL, March 30 (Reuters) – South Korea’s LG Chem said it had been picked by Daimler AG as the sole battery supplier for the automaker’s new range of Smart electric vehicles, which will be launched… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • UPDATE 1-Breitburn Energy Partners to sell equity, notes to EIG Global Energy Partners NEW YORK, March 29 (Reuters) – Breitburn Energy Partners LP said on Sunday that it would sell $1 billion of convertible preferred units and senior secured notes in private offerings to 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 ...
  • Breitburn Energy Partners to sell equity, notes to EIG Global Energy Partners NEW YORK, March 29 (Reuters) – Breitburn Energy Partners LP said on Sunday that it would sell $1 billion of convertible preferred units and senior secured notes in private offerings to 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 ...
  • Bridgepoint rides wave with €4bn fund European buyout firm takes less than year to hit cap as investors rush into private equity 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 ...
  • City jobs lost in spite of upbeat outlook Banks cut headcount in response to pressure on profits and to streamline business operations 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 ...
  • Start-ups soar despite tech bubble fears Study finds big rise in telecom, food, drug and property ventures 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 ...
  • Interoute eyes roll-up of European and U.S. cloud network firms FRANKFURT, March 30 (Reuters) – Britain’s Interoute, a high-capacity data network and corporate cloud services provider, is taking on new private equity investors to fund acquisitions across Europe… 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 ...
  • Miliband woos bosses with EU exit alert Labour leader accuses Tories of ‘playing fast and loose’ over UK membership 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 ...
  • Yoox could unveil deal to buy Net-a-Porter this week-sources PARIS/NEW YORK, March 29 (Reuters) – Italian online fashion retailer Yoox could unveil a deal to buy Richemont’s Net-a-Porter as early as this week, sources close to the matter told Reuters at 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 ...
  • Local elections deal blow to Hollande France’s centre-right UMP party and its allies make strident gains 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 ...
  • RPT-Chevron exits Caltex Australia stake for $3.7 bln PERTH, March 28 (Reuters) – U.S. energy giant Chevron sold its entire stake in refiner Caltex Australia Ltd for A$4.7 billion ($3.7 billion) in Asia’s biggest block deal this year, as falling oil… 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 ...
  • Bain-backed MYOB to file for Australia IPO this week -paper SYDNEY, March 30 (Reuters) – Bain Capital is preparing to launch a A$2.8 billion ($2.16 billion) initial public offering of Australian software firm MYOB Ltd as early as Tuesday, the Australian… 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 ...
  • Mideast tensions heighten over Yemen Arab leaders announce joint military force as Tehran nuclear talks go down to wire 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 ...
  • Work insecurity on rise among CAB clients Charity links hyper-flexible forms of employment to debt and other problems 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 ...
  • Anxious? You must be on Aim ‘Fear factor’ blamed for slipping confidence of small listed 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 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 ...
  • MOVES-Goldman’s co-chairman of investment banking division to retire NEW YORK, March 29 (Reuters) – Gordon Dyal, the co-chairman of Goldman Sachs’ investment banking division, has decided to retire, according to a company memo seen by 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 in new window)Click to share ...
  • Slater & Gordon acquires Quindell unit British claims processor aims for £500m cash return 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 ...
  • Online arms race heats up over adverts Internet media groups fight back against the increased use of adblockers 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 ...
  • Online arms race heats up over adverts Internet media groups fight back against the increased use of adblockers 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 ...
  • Online arms race heats up over adverts Internet media groups fight back against the increased use of adblockers 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 ...
  • Online arms race heats up over adverts Internet media groups fight back against the increased use of adblockers 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 ...
  • Athens battles to unlock bailout cash Monitors still seeking details on proposed economic 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 ...
  • Eurozone’s real problems are hidden The most important adjustment that needs to take place is a convergence of prices and labour costs 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 ...
  • European payouts rise by more than 10% Banks lead the way as dividends from Eurofirst 300 companies hit €187bn 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 ...
  • De Beers toughens diamond rules Companies will have to present their accounts according to international standards 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 ...
  • De Beers toughens diamond rules Companies will have to present their accounts according to international standards 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 ...
  • Bank reform nears end, says Basel head Committee plans to clarify final rules within the next 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 on Pinterest ...
  • Bank reform nears end, says Basel head Committee plans to clarify final rules within the next 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 on Pinterest ...
  • Russia is in search of a new ideology Its nationalistic hue is supplied by what Russians see as an external threat, writes Andrei Nekrasov 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 ...
  • EU’s southern flank is exposed, Italy warns Libyan civil war at top of agenda for Paolo Gentiloni 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 ...
  • Brics banker goes to war on superbugs Former Goldman Sachs chief economist Jim O’Neill leads drive to tackle drug-resistant superbugs 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 ...
  • Bright spots in a region blighted by graft It will take time but Latin America is working to combat corruption, says John Paul Rathbone 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 ...
  • French business still awaiting recovery Economists say country is emerging from years of stagnation 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 ...
  • Iran nuclear talks approach critical point Arrival of foreign ministers at Swiss venue raises hopes for progress to the next step 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 ...
  • Wall Street banks recover trading revenue Diverging monetary policies secure first year-on-year rise in fixed-income trading since 2009 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 ...
  • Bid for Rexam sparks fears over loss of UK expertise Takeover by Ball would create US-based drinks can powerhouse, leading to competition concerns 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 ...
  • GSK agrees UK deal for meningitis shot after Novartis stand-off LONDON, March 29 (Reuters) – GlaxoSmithKline has reached a deal with the British government to supply a new meningitis B vaccine, following a lengthy stand-off over price with the product’s previous… 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 ...
  • Swiss group Dufry snaps up Italian rival Benetton family sale of World Duty Free to create world’s biggest travel retailer 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 ...
  • Australia latest to back China-led bank Canberra latest to participate in AIIB as a prospective founding member 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 ...
  • Islamist groups seize Syrian city of Idlib Hardline insurgents gain control of second province 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 ...
  • UPDATE 2-Dufry to buy Italy’s World Duty Free in $3.8 bln deal * Dufry to buy 50.1 pct stake in WDF at 10.25 euros 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 new window)Click ...
  • UPDATE 3-Greek PM Tsipras says he seeks no rift with Europe ATHENS, March 28 (Reuters) – Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Saturday that he sought no rift with Europe after his cash-strapped country submitted a list of reforms to its lenders 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 ...
  • Iran nuclear talks edge closer to agreement World’s powers adamant that resolution of issue with Tehran will be substantial and comprehensive 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 ...
  • Yemen’s ousted president vetoes ceasefire Saudi-led coalition bombs Houthi fighters advancing on Aden 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 ...
  • Vivendi, U.S. activist investor trade barbs over proceeds payout bid PARIS, March 28 (Reuters) – Tension is heating up over a U.S. activist hedge fund’s bid for a larger payout from Vivendi , with the French group warning the fund it could be in breach of the law and… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Vivendi responds to activist investor Hedge fund accuses Vincent Bolloré’s media group of intimidation 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 u-turn, Greece will sell Piraeus Port stake in weeks – Xinhua SHANGHAI/ATHENS, March 28 (Reuters) – The Greek government will sell its majority stake in the port of Piraeus within weeks, the country’s deputy prime minister told China’s official Xinhua news… 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 ...
  • Chevron exits Caltex Australia stake for $3.7 bln PERTH, March 28 (Reuters) – U.S. energy giant Chevron sold its entire stake in refiner Caltex Australia Ltd for A$4.7 billion ($3.7 billion) in Asia’s biggest block deal this year, as falling oil… 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 ...
  • ConocoPhillips puts some Western Canada assets up for sale March 27 (Reuters) – ConocoPhillips said on Friday it is looking to sell about 20 percent of its production in Western Canada, outside the oil sands, as tumbling oil prices have made operations 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 ...
  • Yellen says rates likely to rise gradually Fed chair presents arguments for central bank’s cautious approach 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 ...
  • Italy court clears Knox and Sollecito Verdict brings end to eight-year ordeal over death of British student 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 ...
  • Ellen Pao loses Kleiner gender bias case Jury finds in favour of Silicon Valley firm on all counts 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 ...
  • Madison Square Garden to spin off sports and entertainment business March 27 (Reuters) – Madison Square Garden Co, which owns the New York Knicks and New York Rangers, said it would spin off its sports and entertainment business into a publicly traded company. 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-Big cocoa mergers pose risk to farmers and sector, growers say * Resulting lower farmer prices could lead growers to quit cocoa (Adds cocoa prices, FACTBOX links) 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 ...
  • America Movil may not face tougher regulation without asset sale – regulator MEXICO CITY, March 27 (Reuters) – Mexico’s telecom regulator will not necessarily impose tougher rules against Carlos Slim’s America Movil if it does not sell off assets, the head of the sector… 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 ...
  • Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions March 27 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 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 1-Lender says will make ‘significant’ new bid for RadioShack WILMINGTON, Del, March 27 (Reuters) – A lender to bankrupt RadioShack Corp told a U.S. judge on Friday it was prepared to present a new offer that was a “significant improvement” over a rival… 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 ...
  • Lubitz: mystery at centre of Alps tragedy Prosecutors believe Germanwings co-pilot was ill and kept condition a secret from his employer 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 ...
  • BlackBerry sees part of software growth coming from acquisitions WATERLOO, Ontario, March 27 (Reuters) – BlackBerry Ltd is likely to see a part of its targeted software revenue growth in the coming fiscal year come from the acquisition of companies that will allow… 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 ...
  • Lender says to make ‘significant’ new bid for RadioShack WILMINGTON, Del, March 27 (Reuters) – A lender to bankrupt RadioShack Corp told a U.S. judge on Friday it was prepared to present a new offer that was a “significant improvement” over a rival… 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 ...
  • Two-tier shoppers seek value and luxury Wealthy and poor alike buy budget items and indulgent treats 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 ...
  • Video gaming has come of age National Videogame Arcade is recognition of the creativity of games, writes Helen Lewis 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 ...
  • Nigeria nears end of divisive election Delay to the elections has stretched tensions further in Lagos among key candidates 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 ...
  • Ireland embraces Polish immigrants Swelling community starts to make its presence felt 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 ...
  • Greece to pay pensions . . . for this month No assurances about €450m payment to IMF due on April 9 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 ...
  • Velázquez at the Grand Palais, Paris In a city of modern art, the painter looks more effortlessly cool, nimble and sparkling than 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 ...
  • Big cocoa mergers pose risk to farmers and sector, growers say * Resulting lower farmer prices could lead growers to quit cocoa 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 ...
  • Baker Hughes, Halliburton shareholders approve merger March 27 (Reuters) – Shareholders on Friday voted to approve the mergers of rival oilfield services firms Baker Hughes Inc and Halliburton, bringing the proposed deal that still lacks regulatory… 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 ...
  • Moscow’s edgelands Alexander Gronsky’s landscape photographs feature Moscovites using the city’s margins as recreational spaces 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 ...
  • QE not to blame for all our economic ills The argument that printing money is making us all poorer has two errors, says John McDermott 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 ...
  • Pre-prepared restaurant food Diners can feel cheated when restaurant food is pre-prepared elsewhere. But if it still results in outstanding meals, should we be complaining? 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 ...
  • UPDATE 2-Greece submits new list of reforms to unlock further aid ATHENS, March 27 (Reuters) – Greece has sent its creditors a long-awaited list of reforms with a pledge to produce a small budget surplus this year in the hope that it will unlock badly needed cash,… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • UPDATE 1-Investor groups ready bids for German motorway station group FRANKFURT/LONDON, March 27 (Reuters) – Several investor groups are preparing to bid for German motorway service station group Taoutnk & Rast in a deal worth up to 3.5 billion euros ($3.8 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 ...
  • Valeo’s self-driving car systems learn from Safran drones PARIS, March 27 (Reuters) – French auto parts maker Valeo plans to draw on drone software and other military technologies from partner Safran to offer self-driving vehicle platforms to carmakers by… 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 ...
  • Trinity Mirror in talks with Local World Takeover would attract attention of competition watchdog 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 ...
  • U.S. financial tech firm FIS sees revenue from abroad doubling LONDON, March 27 (Reuters) – U.S. banking and payments technology firm FIS expects to double the share of revenue it gets from abroad in five years and may make acquisitions to do so, its new chief… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • UPDATE 1-Israel Chemicals makes $109 mln offer for Allana Potash JERUSALEM/WINNIPEG, March 27 (Reuters) – Potash producer Israel Chemicals said on Friday it had made a C$137 million ($109.50 million) offer to buy Canada’s Allana Potash, a deal it hopes will… 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 ...
  • Former Logica manager jailed for insider trading Willmott given 10-month sentence after FCA probe 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 ...
  • Westminster women: the gender gap Leading female politicians explain why the UK parliament remains a men’s club 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 ...
  • Germanwings co-pilot concealed sick note German prosecutor finds torn up documents in Andreas Lubitz’s apartment 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 ...
  • Sanne raises £142m in IPO Jersey-based group plans to accelerate growth as it eyes potential acquisitions in Europe and Asia 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 ...
  • Investor groups ready bids for German motorway station group – sources FRANKFURT/LONDON, March 27 (Reuters) – Several investor groups are readying bids for German motorway service station group Tank & Rast, in a deal worth up to 3.5 billion euros ($3.8 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 ...
  • Dow Chemical to take control of Olin March 27 (Reuters) – Dow Chemical Co said it would separate a large part of its chlorine business and merge it with Olin Corp in a deal that will give Dow control of Olin. 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 ...
  • Amsterdam halts flights after power cut All flights into Europe’s fourth largest airport being diverted 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 ...
  • Europe’s biggest propylene plant proposed Chemicals group to create Europe’s biggest propylene plant 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 ...
  • RBS to take £200m hit from Coutts International sale Deal with UBP will result in £200m goodwill writedown for UK lender 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 ...
  • Barratt CEO Mark Clare steps down Finance director David Thomas to take over 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 ...
  • China triples Fidelity’s investment quota Group is first non-government investor with capital markets quota exceeding $1bn 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 ...
  • Chevron to offload Caltex Australia stake Block trade worth A$4.6bn is largest in country’s history and comes amid oil price slide 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 ...
  • Co-op Bank suffers third straight year of losses Lender loses more than 50,000 customers amid negative publicity 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 ...
  • Banks await volatility to boost FICC A tough first quarter is expected for fixed income revenues 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 ...
  • Turkey passes contentious public order law Critics say bill, which broadens scope for searches and surveillance, paves way for police state 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 ...
  • Fanuc parts curtains on secretive culture Japanese robot maker responds to ‘sense of crisis’ about how it is viewed by outsiders 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 ...
  • City Insider: Tact and fiction Talking one’s own book hit new highs at Tuesday’s City Week conference 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 ...
  • Japan nears deflation as core CPI hits 0% Data highlight extent of unravelling of BoJ pledge to hit 2% by around April 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 ...
  • Gallagher pursues Ross over defection Former head of international arm was hired by Towergate 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 ...
  • New Petrobras chairman is government ally Appointment is set to further enrage investors 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 ...
  • Bolloré increases Vivendi stake to 10.2% Billionaire tightens grip after hedge fund attacks 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 in ...
  • City airport slams Johnson bar to growth Mayor’s rejection on noise grounds unjustified and ‘perplexing’ 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 ...
  • Platinum Equity nears deal for Itochu’s PrimeSource -sources March 26 (Reuters) – Private equity firm Platinum Equity LLC is in advanced talks to buy PrimeSource Building Products Inc, the largest distributor of screws and nails in the United States, from… 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 ...
  • This Week On The TechCrunch Bitcoin Podcast: Poker, BitPay And Growth  Hello friends and welcome back to another episode of TCBTC, TechCrunch’s weekly podcast on all things bitcoin. This episode we were joined by Sonny Singh of BitPay, one of the largest bitcoin companies around, to talk about the state of bitcoin itself, as well as the firm’s recent deal with Neteller. Read More Share this:Click to email ...
  • UPDATE 1-RadioShack rescue deal dogged by fights, demand for new auction WILMINGTON, Del., March 26 (Reuters) – A deal to keep 1,740 RadioShack Corp stores open hangs in the balance in a Delaware court after its top creditor, a losing bidder in an auction for the bankrupt… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...