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  • Report undercuts Benghazi attack claims US lawmakers say officials did not deliberately mislead over consulate assault Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Visa sees Visa Europe option now costing more than $10 billion Nov 21 (Reuters) – Visa Inc, the world’s largest credit and debit card company, said it might have to pay more than $10 billion to buy its London-based European licensee, Visa Europe Ltd, if 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 ...
  • UPDATE 1-U.S. court stays FCC order to disclose TV programming contracts Nov 21 (Reuters) – A U.S. federal appeals court has stayed the Federal Communications Commission’s order requiring broadcast and cable companies to disclose programming contracts. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in 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 3-European Parliament may propose Google break-up in draft resolution (Adds details of probe, context, lawmakers and industry comments) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • RBS made major error in stress test State-backed lender asks accountants to check UK figures Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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.S. court stays FCC order to disclose TV programming contracts Nov 21 (Reuters) – A U.S. federal appeals court has stayed the Federal Communications Commission’s order requiring broadcast and cable companies to disclose programming contracts. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens ...
  • Telecom Italia says to explore tie-up options between Brazil unit and Oi MILAN, Nov 21 (Reuters) – Telecom Italia said on Friday its management would explore a possible tie-up between its Brazilian mobile phone unit Tim Brasil and Oi. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • U.S. spectrum auction raises more than $30 billion WASHINGTON, Nov 21 (Reuters) – Total bidding in the U.S. airwaves auction of so-called AWS-3 frequencies has surpassed $30 billion on Friday, according to the Federal Communications Commission, far… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions (Naspers, Club Med, Obi, Aviva Plc, Korea Gas Corp, UniCredit) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Call to close short selling loophole European lawmakers urge rethink on hedge fund anonymous bets Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • European Parliament proposing Internet search-service unbundling -draft motion SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 21 (Reuters) – The European Parliament is preparing to call for the separation of search engines from other commercial services to ensure a level playing field for the Internet… Share this:Click 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-Canada sees Burger King/Tim Hortons decision before Christmas VANCOUVER, Nov 21 (Reuters) – The Canadian government will decide before Dec. 25 on whether to approve the takeover by U.S.-based Burger King Worldwide Inc of Canada’s iconic coffee-and-donut Tim… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Greece defies troika with new budget Move underscores tension over hoped-for exit in December from €172bn bailout programme Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Diplomats eye interim Iran agreement Attempt to inject some political urgency before the negotiating deadline of midnight 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+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • BoE probes staff links to money auctions Fear officials knew of or facilitated manipulation of liquidity moves Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Canada sees Burger King/Tim Hortons decision before Christmas VANCOUVER, Nov 21 (Reuters) – The Canadian government will decide before Dec. 25 on whether to approve the takeover by U.S.-based Burger King Worldwide Inc of Canada’s iconic coffee-and-donut Tim… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Stocks gain on China cut, Draghi hint S&P 500 trades at record levels Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)
  • Thomas Middelhoff: fall of a dotcom evangelist Former Bertelsmann chief finds sentence humiliating Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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)
  • MOVES-Top sports banker Cornwell to join Taubman’s new firm -source Nov 21 (Reuters) – Don Cornwell, a banker who advised the Buffalo Bills NFL team on their sale earlier this year, is leaving Morgan Stanley to join the new advisory firm headed by investment banker… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • UniCredit resumes talks with Lone Star on UCCMB sale -sources MILAN, Nov 21 (Reuters) – UniCredit has resumed talks with U.S. fund Lone Star on the sale of its debt collector unit UCCMB as negotiations with a consortium made of Fortress Investment Group 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 ...
  • Google break-up plan emerges from Brussels Draft European parliament motion suggests unbundling to curb search engine’s dominance Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Scientific Games, Tibco puts spotlight on overlevered LBOs NEW YORK, Nov 21 (IFR/TRLPC) – Banks are not shying away from underwriting highly leveraged buyouts even as the buyside balks at some recent deals deemed to have too much debt and regulators continue… Share 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 2-Dow Chemical, Dan Loeb settle board debate Nov 21 (Reuters) – Dow Chemical Co averted a proxy fight with Dan Loeb’s hedge fund, Third Point LLC, by agreeing to add four independent directors to its board, sending its shares up as much as 4.5… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Future jumps after radical restructuring Magazine publisher sheds says it has ‘stabilised’ after shedding jobs and selling units Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Fed eyes curbs on bank commodities trade Regulator to propose rule in 2015 to address concern over risk Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Biden balks at heavy weapons for Ukraine Russian military build-up in separatist areas intensifies US demands for arms shipments to Kiev Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Revel Casino tries to save sale, but buyer is AWOL Nov 21 (Reuters) – Lawyers for the shuttered Revel Casino Hotel told a bankruptcy judge on Friday they were prepared to meet on Monday to rescue the $110 million sale of the closed Atlantic 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 ...
  • Uber’s insurgency machine backfires Series of controversies raises questions about taxi app’s potential for further 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 new window)Click to share ...
  • Aviva in talks to buy Friends Life £5.6bn acquisition would transform UK pensions industry Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new ...
  • Carl Djerassi: father of the contraceptive pill The chemist-turned-author talks about the lack of research in other areas of birth control and why he believes egg freezing is the future Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new ...
  • VW lifts five-year investment to €85.6bn More than half of spending on plants will be in Germany Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Fuller’s fares well with food sales boost UK pub group investing in estate portfolio to fuel 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 new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Surgeons embrace 3D printing Advances mean the technology has a bigger role to play in healthcare Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Global M&A deals cross $3 trln for first time since 2007 Nov 21 (Reuters) – Mergers and acquisition deals announced so far this year have topped $3 trillion, the highest since 2007, helped by mega deals in the healthcare, energy and power sectors. Share this:Click 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-Brazil’s JBS says $1.25 bln Primo buy to boost Asian sales SAO PAULO, Nov 21 (Reuters) – Brazil’s JBS SA, the world’s largest beef exporter, said on Friday its $1.25 billion purchase of Australian processed foods producer Primo Smallgoods would increase 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 ...
  • CORRECTED-Valeant slashes stake in Allergan after losing bid Nov 20 (Reuters) – Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc said it cut its stake in Allergan Inc to 0.1 percent, three days after Actavis Plc trumped its offer for the Botox maker. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Naspers launches sale of Swiss online retailer Ricardo – sources FRANKFURT, Nov 21 (Reuters) – Naspers is selling its Swiss online retailer Ricardo in a deal potentially worth 300-400 million Swiss francs ($310-413 million), as the South African firm focuses 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 2-Aereo files for bankruptcy (Adds company plans, CEO comment, background, dateline, bylines) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions (Adds Halliburton, African Minerals, Royal Bank of Canada) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Chinese general caught with tonne of cash Massive cash and gems hoard found at Beijing home of one of the country’s most senior army figures Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • Airlines eye tech partners to tap customer data * Ticket sales alone insufficient to sustain profitability Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Kurdistan: a nation in waiting The Kurds of northern Iraq face terror from Isis and political pressure from Baghdad – jeopardising their long-held dream of independence Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Surging Podemos rushes to get to the top Spanish movement with cheerfully anarchic roots confident of political future Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • PRESS DIGEST-Canada – Nov 21 Nov 21 (Reuters) – The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • RPT-Quebec’s ambitious Plan Nord mineral project goes south MONTREAL/VANCOUVER, Nov 20 (Reuters) – A plan by the Canadian province of Quebec to spend billions to develop the mineral riches of its northern region has been dealt a crippling blow by the pending… Share 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 meat company JBS to buy Australia’s Primo for $1.25 bln SAO PAULO, Nov 21 (Reuters) – Brazil’s JBS SA, the world’s largest beef exporter, has agreed to buy Australian processed foods producer Primo Smallgoods for $1.25 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 ...
  • Sysco close to asset sale to win antitrust nod for US Foods deal-NY Post Nov 21 (Reuters) – Sysco Corp, the biggest U.S. food distributor, is in advanced talks to sell some assets to a food company owned by Blackstone Group in order to win regulatory approval for 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 ...
  • UPDATE 1-Russia’s Lukoil to invest in Nigerian project with Chevron MOSCOW, Nov 21 (Reuters) – Russia’s second-largest oil company, privately controlled Lukoil, said on Friday it planned to invest in Nigeria with U.S. oil major Chevron Corp , part of its push to seek… Share 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-Foreign firms challenge Poland over access to mine concessions * State-controlled KGHM is one of Poland’s biggest 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 window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • CORRECTED-Advertising agency Publicis to unveil strategy plan on Dec 4 BARCELONA, Nov 20 (Reuters) – Publicis will unveil a four-year strategic plan on Dec. 4 and could provide details on its approach to shareholder returns after this month’s deal to buy digital… Share this:Click 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-Telecom Italia close to $1 bln masts deal as juggles Brazil options – sources * Sale of Brazil masts to American Tower likely – sources (Recasts lead, adds executive comment, 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 ...
  • Telecom Italia likely to sell Brazil towers to American Tower-sources BARCELONA/MILAN, Nov 21 (Reuters) – Telecom Italia will likely sell the mobile phone towers of its Brazilian unit to American Tower Corp for almost the full targeted amount of 900 million euros ($1.1… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Poland – Factors to Watch Nov 21 Here are news stories, press reports and events to watch which may affect Poland’s financial markets on Friday. 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 ...
  • UPDATE 1-Market Chatter-Corporate finance press digest Nov 21 (Reuters) – The following corporate finance-related stories were reported by media: Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Dyson to plough £1bn into R&D Vacuum maker aims to launch 100 new products over four years Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Market Chatter-Corporate finance press digest Nov 21 (Reuters) – The following corporate finance-related stories were reported by media: Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • City Insider: Sir Mike Jackson, g7enius idea? Sir Mike Jackson, Nomura’s Bennett, Man Group and Transparency International Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Valeant slashes stake in Allergan after losing bid Nov 20 (Reuters) – Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc said it cut its stake in Allergan Inc to 0.1 percent from 9.7 percent, three days after Actavis Plc trumped its offer for the Botox maker. Share 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-Sotheby’s CEO to step down, shares rise after hours (New throughout, adds details and after-hours rise in share price) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Sotheby’s chief Ruprecht to step down Departure follows blistering campaign from Dan Loeb Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Obama to shield 5m from deportation risk Action on illegal immigrants will intensify fight with Republicans Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Ineos boss pitches fracking Jim Ratcliffe’s big problem is footloose environmentalists Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Quebec’s ambitious Plan Nord mineral project goes south MONTREAL/VANCOUVER, Nov 20 (Reuters) – A plan by the Canadian province of Quebec to spend billions to develop the mineral riches of its northern region has been dealt a crippling blow by the pending… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • Fed asks whether it is too close to banks Review to analyse potential ‘regulatory capture’ by the Wall Street groups the regulator oversees Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Demand for Alibaba’s bonds hits $55bn Chinese ecommerce group raises $8bn from maiden debt sale Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • GoPro Craters 9.3% After Pricing Its Secondary Offering At A Discount  GoPro fell more than 9 percent today, after it priced its secondary offering at $75 per share, a discount to its market price. The company ended regular trading today at $71.74 per share, or a several dollar negative delta to the proposed price. The company will sell 1,287,533 itself, while prior shareholders will sell 9,072,967. Underwriters of ...
  • FMC taps Goldman, BofA for $1.5bn alkali chemicals unit sale Nov 20 (Reuters) – Diversified chemical company FMC Corp said on Thursday it has tapped Bank of America Corp and Goldman Sachs Group Inc to help with the sale of its alkali chemicals unit, which… 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-Blackstone to buy GE’s property assets in Japan for $1.6 bln Tokyo, Nov 21 (Reuters) – Blackstone Group LP, the world’s largest private equity investor in real estate, said it will buy residential assets in Japan from General Electric Co (GE)’s property unit… Share this:Click 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-Jana Partners lines up 5 executives to serve on PetSmart board -filing Nov 20 (Reuters) – Jana Partners LLC has lined up five executives who are willing to serve as directors on PetSmart Inc’s board if the activist hedge fund is not satisfied with the outcome of the pet… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Blackstone to buy residential assets from GE Japan for about $1.6 bln Nov 20 (Reuters) – Blackstone Group LP, the world’s largest alternative asset manager, said it will buy residential assets in Japan from GE Japan Corp for more than 190 billion yen ($1.6 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 ...
  • Activist fund Jana Partners lines up five board members for PetSmart- sources Nov 20 (Reuters) – Jana Partners LLC has lined up five executives who will serve as directors on PetSmart Inc’s board if the activist hedge fund is not satisfied with the outcome of the strategic… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • BRIEF-Blackstone to buy residential assets from GE Real Estate Agrees to buy Japan residential assets from GE Real Estate for more than 190 billion yen. Further company coverage: Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Delta to buy 50 jets from Airbus Nov 20 (Reuters) – Delta Air Lines Inc said it would buy 50 jets from Airbus Group NV to replace its older generation aircraft from Boeing Co. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Telecom Italia boss to push for Oi tie-up – sources LONDON/BARCELONA, Nov 20 (Reuters) – Telecom Italia Chief Executive Marco Patuano is expected to propose at a Friday board meeting that the best option for the company’s Brazilian mobile business is… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Cinven, ABRY ready final bids for KKR’s Northgate unit – sources LONDON, Nov 20 (Reuters) – U.S. and European buyout funds are preparing final bids to acquire a division of KKR’s software firm Northgate Information Solutions in a deal that could value the asset at… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • Warranty service firm Interstate National mulls sale to Lightyear -sources Nov 20 (Reuters) – Interstate National Corp, a Golden Gate Capital portfolio company and warranty service provider, is in discussions to sell itself for at least $200 million to Lightyear Capital,… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • RBS fined £56m for IT meltdown Failure that left 6.5m customers unable to access their accounts brings record retail penalty Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • AUTOSHOW-Henrik Fisker is back with a souped up Mustang LOS ANGELES, Nov 20 (Reuters) – A year after the government-backed electric car company bearing his name filed for bankruptcy, Henrik Fisker is back. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in ...
  • RBS fine signals tougher approach to risk New UK watchdog issues first penalties Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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)
  • Merkel ally doubts Hollande’s reforms Günther Oettinger says French budget does not deliver enough cuts Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 2-Electrolux sees resurgent U.S. boosting demand in 2015 * Falling raw material prices to give boost (Adds forecasts, GE acquisition) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 1-Valeant Pharma says may buy back up to $2 bln worth of securities Nov 20 (Reuters) – Canada’s Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc said it may buy back up to $2 billion worth of securities, replacing a previous $1.5 billion program under which it bought back… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Telefónica keeps options open on O2 Decision hinges on convergence between mobile and fixed-line 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 Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • J&J demands $7.2 bln from Boston Scientific as trial begins NEW YORK, Nov 20 (Reuters) – Boston Scientific Corp should pay Johnson & Johnson $7.23 billion in damages and interest for breach of contract, nearly nine years after Boston Scientific won 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 ...
  • Advertising agency Publicis to unveil strategy plan on Dec 8 BARCELONA, Nov 20 (Reuters) – Publicis will unveil a four-year strategic plan on Dec. 8 and could provide details on its approach to shareholder returns after this month’s deal to buy digital… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Altice could buy Bouygues Telecom in French consolidation deal- CEO BARCELONA, Nov 20 (Reuters) – Numericable, which is about to complete the acquisition of SFR, France’s second biggest mobile network operator, is also open to buying SFR’s smaller rival Bouygues… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Telefonica does not rule out a sale of O2 in the UK BARCELONA, Nov 20 (Reuters) – Telefonica would have to consider its options regarding its UK presence, including a sale of the O2 business, if more of the market moves to bundling fixed and mobile… Share 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-Liberty Global charts careful course for content deals BARCELONA, Nov 20 (Reuters) – Liberty Global, Europe’s biggest cable operator, plans to make “small, selective” acquisitions for content which help it make money from its core business of selling… Share this:Click to email this 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-Apache to spend less in N. America as oil prices slide * Forecasts 2015 N. American onshore liquids growth of 12-16 pct Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Square to launch Register app worldwide Small business payments start-up founded by Jack Dorsey pushes to diversify its revenue streams Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Nato holds largest cyber war games Scenario is a thinly disguised version of threats facing the alliance because of crisis in Ukraine Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • US and Iran prepare for the blame game Tehran hopes to break out of sanctions even if last-ditch talks on its nuclear programme fail Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Mike Nichols, actor-director, 1931-2014 Mike Nichols, writer, actor and director, 1931-2014 Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Italy’s Zanetti eyes listing in spring to take on rivals MILAN, Nov 20 (Reuters) – Italian coffee company Massimo Zanetti Beverage Group (MZB) aims to list a minority stake in the company on Milan’s bourse in spring next year to better compete with bigger… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • Wonga parts company with interim chief Weller leaves after six months at the payday 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 on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • Mothercare lifts UK like-for-like sales UK losses cut as international profits are held back by strong pound Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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-Dollar Tree says expects fewer merger-related store divestitures Nov 20 (Reuters) – Discount retailer Dollar Tree Inc said it was confident it would need to divest fewer stores than anticipated to win antitrust approval to buy Family Dollar Stores Inc. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • The ‘smart airports’ checking in apps and beacons Terminals are catching up with passengers’ devices, writes Gillian Upton Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Canpotex signs potash sales deals to India WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Nov 20 (Reuters) – Canpotex Ltd, the offshore sales agency for North America’s three biggest potash producers, has agreed on multi-year sales agreements with two Indian fertilizer… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Hedge fund used Cayman shells for shorting Anonymous Cayman Island-based entities behind large bets against 12 European 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 window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Hedge fund used Cayman shells for shorting Anonymous Cayman Island-based entities behind large bets against 12 European 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 window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Network Rail draws damning criticism Regulator faults infrastructure owner for failure to deliver train services and investment projects on time Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Investec plans to align key services Access to banking and investment to be enhanced amid profits rise Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Goldman fires staff for alleged NY Fed breach Former banker accused of gaining access to confidential information from the New York Fed Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Liberty Global charts careful course for content deals BARCELONA, Nov 20 (Reuters) – Europe’s leading cable operator Liberty Global plans to make “small, selective” acquisitions for content and help it make money from its core business of selling… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Mission to bring US glitz to UK football Atlanta-based Mullin helps sports franchises build relationships with fans Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Mission to bring US glitz to UK football Atlanta-based Mullin helps sports franchises build relationships with fans Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Regulation boosts Johnson Matthey sales Chemicals company forecasts more growth for catalytic converters because of European rules Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Cielo’s new joint venture to seek deals with other banks – CEO BRASILIA, Nov 20 (Reuters) – The newly created joint venture between Banco do Brasil and card payment processor Cielo SA plans to expand by reaching deals with other banks and card issuers, Cielo’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 ...
  • BBVA gambles on Turkish growth Dark clouds cast shadow over Spanish banking group’s confidence in €2bn investment in Garanti Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Apache Corp to sell oil and gas assets for $1.4 bln Nov 20 (Reuters) – Apache Corp said it would sell oil and gas assets in southern Louisiana and the Anadarko Basin, spanning western Oklahoma and the Texas panhandle, for about $1.4 billion in two… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • Dollar Tree quarterly same-store sales grow most since 2011 Nov 20 (Reuters) – Discount retailer Dollar Tree Inc reported its strongest growth in quarterly same-store sales since 2011. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • UPDATE 1-TRW shareholders approve $12.4 bln takeover by ZF * TRW shareholders representing 81 pct of equity capital vote Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • BNP shakes up investment banking unit French bank integrates capital markets activity Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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)
  • Tech Mahindra to buy US-based network services operator for $240 mln Nov 20 (Reuters) – Software services company Tech Mahindra Ltd said it would buy Virginia-based network services operator Lightbridge Communications Corp for $240 million to boost its presence 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 in new window)Click ...
  • Young’s sales boosted by warm weather UK pub group sees both drink and food sales rise as consumers eat out more Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • TRW shareholders approve plans for takeover by ZF FRANKFURT, Nov 20 (Reuters) – Shareholders in auto supplier TRW approved a $12.4 billion takeover by Germany’s ZF Friedrichshafen, the companies said on Thursday, creating a new global automotive… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Sanofi chairman lays bare tensions French drugmaker predicts surge in drug launches, including first dengue fever vaccine Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Defence deals fortify Babcock’s position Outsourcing group set to take groundbreaking contract with privatisation of Defence Support Group Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Obama ready to bring workers out of shadows Reforms will make permits available to black market labour force Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Tamar gas group plans upgrade, including pipeline to Egypt JERUSALEM, Nov 20 (Reuters) – Israel’s offshore Tamar gas field may get a $1.5-$2 billion upgrade, including the construction of an underwater pipeline to an export plant in Egypt run by Spain’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 in ...
  • Ma blames the ‘greedy’ for widespread fakes Alibaba founder says his site provides buyers with tools to see genuine articles Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • China rail group signs $12bn Nigeria deal CRCC to build 1,400km of railway in biggest Chinese overseas contract Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Osborne drops challenge to bank bonus cap Niilo Jääskinen, a European Court of Justice adviser, rejects London’s case for annulling curbs on 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 ...
  • RPT-Vodafone says open to more asset sales BARCELONA, Nov 19 (Reuters) – Vodafone would be open to selling off more non-core assets such as its interests in Australia, Hungary and the Czech Republic if it received the right offer, Chief… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • RPT-Market Chatter- Corporate finance press digest Nov 20 (Reuters) – The following corporate finance-related stories were reported by media: Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Sanofi, Regeneron eczema drug gets FDA fast-track designation PARIS, Nov 20 (Reuters) – Sanofi and its U.S. partner Regeneron said on Thursday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration had designated their dupilumab drug as “breakthrough therapy” in the treatment… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news – Nov 20 Nov 20 (Reuters) – The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • PRESS DIGEST – Wall Street Journal – Nov 20 Nov 20 (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 ...
  • Market Chatter- Corporate finance press digest Nov 20 (Reuters) – The following corporate finance-related stories were reported by media: Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Obama prepares for immigration showdown Key points in a battle that has been brewing for months Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Brookfield abandons plan to buy Atlantic City’s Revel Casino Nov 19 (Reuters) – Brookfield Asset Management Inc said on Wednesday that it was abandoning an earlier offer to buy the shuttered Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Share this:Click to email this 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-Burger chain Habit Restaurants prices IPO at $18 a share (Adds information on food offerings, details on IPO, background) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • KPMG laps up McLaren’s F1-style analytics Racing team in tie-up with auditor to apply technology to world of auditing Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Burger chain Habit Restaurants prices IPO at $18/shr Nov 19 (Reuters) – Habit Restaurants Inc, a fast-food restaurant chain known for its burgers, said its initial public offering was priced at $18 per share, valuing the company at about $454.5… 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 (Opens in ...
  • Global growth: $2tn strain on economy Annual costs are similar to those of armed conflict or smoking – and are growing Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Activision settles investor suit for record $275 mln Nov 19 (Reuters) – Videogame maker Activision Blizzard reached a record $275 million settlement over a lawsuit by a shareholder who opposed the company’s 2013 deal to acquire its stock that was held… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Itochu eyes sale of building materials distributor PrimeSource-sources Nov 19 (Reuters) – Japanese trading house Itochu Corp , is seeking to sell PrimeSource Building Products Inc, the largest distributor of screws and nails in the United States, for more than $1… Share this: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-Dollar General, Family Dollar still in talks with FTC Nov 19 (Reuters) – Dollar General Corp said it is in talks with the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) over the number of stores it will have to sell to receive approval for an acquisition of Family… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • UK ministers unlikely to try overturn pub beer-tie vote Officials say government is unable to push House of Lords to stop amendment Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • US blasts banks’ commodities operations Senators say Goldman, Morgan Stanley and JPMorgan exposed to catastrophic financial risks Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 (Adds Citigroup, Vodafone, BT, EEMS, Unister Travel, CEZ, KPN, Deutsche Bahn, Saham Finances, ProSiebenSat.1, Continental Grain Co) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens ...
  • Last orders on beer tie sparks bar brawl Pub groups warn of thousands of job losses and closures after MPs’ shock vote Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Energy groups face ‘existential’ threats Browne says extractive industries must adapt to climate change Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Fed minutes show easy decision to end QE Debate about 2% inflation goal disclosed Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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)
  • Royal Mail will struggle to deliver Parcels growth story that fuelled huge demand for shares looks unreliable Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Uber should not run down the messenger It is perverse to be angry that others are upset with you if you pride yourself on annoying them Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • UPDATE 2-Enel on track to raise over 3 bln euros in Endesa share sale * Enel selling minimum of 17 pct of Endesa (Adds Slovak, Romania asset sales, banks) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Funds oppose Murdoch’s re-election at Sky Phone hacking scandal leaves suitability in doubt, investors say Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Vodafone may bid for TV rights Telecoms company on alert to ward off rivals even though bundling services may yield little value Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Vodafone may bid for TV rights Telecoms company on alert to ward off rivals even though bundling services may yield little value Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • JCDecaux “cautiously optimistic” for outdoor ad sales next year BARCELONA, Nov 19 (Reuters) – Outdoor advertising specialist JCDecaux said on Wednesday it was still hopeful about its sales prospects for next year, despite continued issues in Russia, 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 window)Click to ...
  • Bankers lie for financial gain, says study Experiments show ‘prevailing culture in the industry undermines honesty’ Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • ProSiebenSat.1 says could sell a stake in Maxdome streaming service BARCELONA, Nov 19 (Reuters) – German broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1 does not rule out a partnership for its fast-growing online video streaming service Maxdome, which competes with Amazon and Netflix in… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Ad agency Dentsu not aiming for any big acquisitions BARCELONA, Nov 19 (Reuters) – Japanese advertising agency Dentsu is not looking for any big acquisitions to spur its growth in emerging markets and digital, the head of its global operations outside… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Vodafone says open to more asset sales BARCELONA, Nov 19 (Reuters) – Vodafone would be open to selling off more non-core assets such as its interests in Australia, Hungary and the Czech Republic if it received the right offer, Chief… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • KPN may sell Telefonica Deutschland stake – CEO BARCELONA, Nov 19 (Reuters) – Dutch telecoms group KPN may sell its 20.5 percent stake in German mobile operator Telefonica Deutschland, but it has not yet decided to do so, the group’s chief… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Batista trial a landmark for Brazil Former billionaire accused of using Twitter to encourage share buying in bankrupt OGX Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • BNP senior figures under investigation Share dealings by Prot, Pebereau and Bordenave being probed Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Apple plans to push Beats to every iPhone Subscription music competitor to Spotify will be installed via iOS update in early 2015 Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Sarkozy moves right with gay marriage vow Pledge highlights far right challenge to ex-president’s comeback Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • El Corte Inglés reflects Spain’s woes Department store chain typifies business practices in the country Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • UPDATE 3-Cliffs may close Canada’s Bloom Lake iron ore mine * Potential closure to cost $650-$700 mln over 5 yrs (Adds analysts’ comments, details, background; 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 ...
  • German online travel group Unister relaunches sale – sources FRANKFURT/LONDON, Nov 19 (Reuters) – German online travel group Unister Travel has attracted first round bids from buyout groups in a potential 700 million to 1 billion euro ($877 million-$1.25… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Blur shares fall on profit warning Project delays to dent revenue at Aim-listed online marketplace Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • The truth about UK living standards Real wages are significantly lower, and younger workers are suffering Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Hedge fund Livermore calls for board change at Volt Information Nov 19 (Reuters) – Hedge fund Livermore Partners is pushing for change at U.S. staffing services provider Volt Information Sciences Inc , setting the stage for a potential proxy battle if the 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 ...
  • Pub shares tumble after beer tie vote Enterprise Inns warns amendment has ‘serious unintended consequences’ Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Stifel considering ‘modest’ first-time dividend -CEO NEW YORK, Nov 19 (Reuters) – Stifel Financial Corp is considering paying out its first dividend because it generates “so much cash” even as it invests in its retail brokerage and investment banking… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Fugitive Indian guru accused of treason Four found dead in sect compound after police clash with militia loyal to sharp-tongued preacher Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Coffee price rise tests consumer appetite Falling sales by US roaster throw arabica market into spin Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • The costs of offshore tax avoidance, part 1 Matthew Klein on how much government revenue is lost Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Fed’s October minutes: what to watch for Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens 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)
  • EU mergers and takeovers (Nov 19) BRUSSELS, Nov 19 (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 ...
  • UK ‘fintech’ start-ups on US mission Groups aim to tap into growing market for mobile and online banking Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 (Adds E.ON SE, JSW Steel, Bharti Airtel, Cliffs Natural Resources, CAP) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions (Adds E.ON SE, JSW Steel, Bharti Airtel, Cliffs Natural Resources, CAP) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • EBRD offers loans to bidders for Polish railway’s telecoms arm WARSAW, Nov 19 (Reuters) – The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is offering loans to bidders for the telecoms arm of Poland’s railway operator, state-owned PKP 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 ...
  • Verrazzano’s Rambourg says Accor his top buy in Europe LONDON, Nov 19 (Reuters) – Guillaume Rambourg, founding partner of hedge fund Verrazzano Capital, said he sees between 35 percent and 60 percent upside in the value of Accor , his top pick in 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 ...
  • BBVA raises stake Turkey’s Garanti Spanish bank agrees to pay €2bn to lift shareholding to 40% Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Towergate warns of threat to survival Insurance group risks breaching terms of loans and may have to compensate 2,000 customers Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Former Landsbanki chief sentenced to jail Icelandic prosecutors have won the convictions of the former leaders of its three collapsed banks Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • PRESS DIGEST- Canada- Nov 19 Nov 19 (Reuters) – The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • WPP’S Sorrell eyes higher dividend payout ratio BARCELONA, Nov 19 (Reuters) – WPP Chief Executive Martin Sorrell said on Wednesday he would like, as a large shareholder, to see the payout ratio for the advertising group’s dividend increase to 50… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • RPT-J&J seeks over $5 bln in damages from Boston Scientific at trial NEW YORK, Nov 19 (Reuters) – Nearly a decade after losing a bidding war for device maker Guidant to Boston Scientific Corp , Johnson & Johnson finally has a chance for payback at a… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Fly us to the moon, UK space mission asks public LONDON, Nov 19 (Reuters) – A British space venture is giving ordinary citizens the chance to leave their mark on the moon in a decade’s time while helping scientists scout a possible location for 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 ...
  • UPDATE 3-Restructuring lawyers circle Towergate as bonds tank * Lawyers approach Towergate bondholders after price collapse Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • Areva shares hit after targets suspended Group issues warning after Finnish and Japanese problems and slow down in nuclear market Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Tractor manufacturers feel the pinch Farmers cut back on equipment spending as their incomes fall amid record harvests Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Cliffs looking to exit Canadian iron ore operations Nov 19 (Reuters) – Cliffs Natural Resources Inc said it was looking to exit its Eastern Canadian iron ore operations, which may result in the closure of its Bloom Lake mine in Quebec. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • SAP CEO rules out big acquisitions in next few years BARCELONA, Nov 19 (Reuters) – German business software maker SAP is doing an about-face on its acquisition strategy and plans no more big new deals in the next few years, its chief executive 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 ...
  • Bond investors flee as Towergate draws down revolver LONDON, Nov 19 (IFR) – Holders of Towergate’s high-yield bonds are rushing for the exit after the UK insurance broker revealed it had fully drawn its revolving credit facility (RCF), casting doubts… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Digicel says CWC overpaid for Columbus Caribbean telecoms group accuses rival of wasting $1bn on acquisition of regional 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 (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Lower oil prices cut two ways for US Boost from weaker petrol prices could be partly offset by lower domestic oil production Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Dollar General may have to shut more than 4,000 stores – NY Post Nov 19 (Reuters) – Dollar General Corp may need to divest more than 4,000 stores to win approval from the U.S. Federal Trade Commission for its acquisition of Family Dollar Stores Inc, the New York… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • UK outsourcers dominate public sector Despite government attempts to open market to more competition support companies’ share rose Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Octogenarian tipped to lead Tunisia Sebsi seen as presidential favourite to stop Islamist Nahda party winning Sunday’s 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 to ...
  • BRIEF-SolarWorld enters strategic partnership with Enphase Energy * Says SolarWorld AG and Enphase Energy enter strategic partnership Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Electronic business stems ICAP slowdown Interdealer broker extends restructuring as revenues fall 15% Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • BoJ warns inflation could fall below 1% Central bank governor’s comments mark reversal from July Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Sinn Féin forced to account for its past Party and its leader engulfed by allegations of rape against a member of the IRA Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • Q&A – Untying the pub industry Will historic vote lead to more pub closures around the country? Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Investors circle over Espírito Santo Novo Banco created in August out of a €4.9bn bailout is the biggest item on the sales list Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • Daimler targets China for Maybach revival Mothballed luxury car brand to be relaunched in world’s largest automotive market Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Yen slides to fresh 7-year low Investors await Federal Reserve minutes later in session Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • BRIEF-Liberty Global to own Ziggo after statutory squeeze-out * Liberty global exceeds 95 pct of ordinary Ziggo shares and will commence statutory squeeze-out Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new ...
  • BRIEF-ICAP in talks to merge ICAP Shipping with Howe Robinson Group * Announces that it is in discussions to combine ICAP Shipping with Howe Robinson Group Pte Ltd Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens ...
  • China and Russia to build military ties Countries say they will strengthen military ties to counter US influence in Asia-Pacific 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 ...
  • BRIEF-Raisio acquired Benecol business from affiliates of Johnson & Johnson * Has acquired Benecol business from affiliates of Johnson & Johnson Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • PRESS DIGEST – Wall Street Journal – Nov 19 Nov 19 (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 ...
  • RPT-Market Chatter- Corporate finance press digest Nov 19 (Reuters) – The following corporate finance-related stories were reported by media: Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Senate blocks NSA reform plan Republicans cite threat of Isis to argue against big limits on agency’s activities Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • BoJ governor quashes easing rebellion Haruhiko Kuroda wins 8-1 backing for his plan to pump up Japan’s monetary base by Y80tn Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Canadians snap up U.S. commercial real estate at record pace MONTREAL, Nov 18 (Reuters) – Canadian investment in U.S. commercial real estate is on track to hit record levels this year, once Canada’s second-largest pension fund closes a $2.25 billion deal 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 ...
  • MIDEAST STOCKS – Factors to watch – November 19 DUBAI, Nov 19 (Reuters) – Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Wednesday. Reuters has not verified the press reports and does not vouch of their accuracy. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Uber tries to head off privacy criticism Group faces questions on how employees access individuals’ data Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens ...
  • Blackstone eyes longer-life buyout fund Break from typical private equity model would echo CVC initiative Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Keystone pipeline vote fails in US Senate Cross-party attempt to push President Obama into approving the project falls short Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 1-Shareholders urge Perry Ellis to explore strategic options Nov 18 (Reuters) – Apparel retailer Perry Ellis International Inc’s shareholders, Legion Partners LLC and the California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS), have urged the company to explore… Share this:Click to email this to a 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-Orica to sell chemical business to Blackstone for $653 mln SYDNEY, Nov 19 (Reuters) – Australian explosives maker Orica Ltd said on Wednesday it had agreed to sell its chemicals business to funds advised by U.S. private equity firm Blackstone Group LP for… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Goldman Sachs forex trader leaves bank Frank Cahill was allegedly involved in misconduct when he worked at HSBC between 2010 and 2012 Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Orica sells chemical business to Blackstone for $653 mln SYDNEY, Nov 19 (Reuters) – Australian explosives maker Orica Ltd said on Wednesday it had agreed to sell its chemicals business to funds advised by U.S. private equity firm Blackstone Group LP for… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • EDF delays flagship nuclear plant French group blames fellow state-owned entity Areva Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • MOVES-Raymond James, Citigroup, JP Morgan, H.I.G Capital, CVC Nov 18 (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 ...
  • Shareholders urge Perry Ellis to explore strategic options Nov 18 (Reuters) – Apparel retailer Perry Ellis international Inc’s shareholders, Legion Partners LLC and the California State Teachers’ Retirement System, have asked the company to explore strategic… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions Nov 18 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 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+ ...
  • Nomura Europe chief quits after 18 months Jeremy Bennett to pursue opportunities in the charitable sector and emerging 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 Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • ICG assets rise as profits halve €1.7bn of new money raised in first half of financial 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 ...
  • UPDATE 1-Canadian public-private venture capital fund raises C$160 million TORONTO, Nov 18 (Reuters) – The latest of several Canadian government-backed investment funds that are being set up to breathe life into the country’s venture capital industry raised C$160 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 ...
  • UK Coal successor to be property group Coalfield Resources to buy controlling stake in Harworth Estates from the PPF Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Businesses in India need fiscal certainty Selective levies have deterred overseas companies considering doing deals in India Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • JLR app joins battle for the dashboard In-car technology recognises voice requests for navigation and messaging Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • BNP faces possible insider trading probe Preliminary investigation by French prosecutors threatens to further damage reputation of 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 ...
  • GetTaxi slashes some London fares to £5 Taxi app service’s promotion heightens price war with Uber and Hailo Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • High-flyers staked reputation on Quindell Fund managers repeatedly defended entrepreneur Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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)
  • S Arabia in talks to invest in UK nuclear State controlled power company one of a handful of possible minority investors in Hinkley Point C Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in ...
  • Price war hits UK grocery sales Big four grocers lose market share to discounters Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Shell wins $3bn India tax court case Ruling follows string of battles between multinational companies and revenue authorities Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • RWE power generation chief says further plant closures possible COLOGNE, Germany, Nov 18 (Reuters) – Germany utility RWE does not rule out shuttering more power stations in Europe if price pressure continues to undermine generation margins and regulatory measures… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • TRLPC-Leveraged loan lenders warn over risk of hung deals LONDON, Nov 18 (Reuters) – The onslaught of leveraged loan launches expected in January is generating anxiety among arranging banks. The massive supply of deals in such a short time could well prompt… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Six dead after Jerusalem synagogue attack Netanyahu vows Israel will respond with a ‘heavy hand’ to action praised by Hamas Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Canadian public-private venture capital fund raises C$160 million TORONTO, Nov 18 (Reuters) – The second Canadian government-backed investment fund set up to breathe life into the country’s venture capital industry raised C$160 million ($141.6 million) on 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 window)Click to ...
  • Google and Ikea tack on wind farm deals Falling onshore costs attract big energy users Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • KKR/CVC pick advisers in race for Kuwait’s Americana – sources DUBAI, Nov 18 (Reuters) – KKR & Co and CVC Capital Partners have chosen Goldman Sachs and HSBC to advise them on their joint bid for a majority stake in Kuwait Food Co (Americana), sources familiar… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • UK Mail halves profits after writedown Group says result was ‘satisfactory’ in spite of impairment charge from underperforming business Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • IMF and World Bank warn of ‘peak trade’ China’s inward turn means commerce will continue to grow slowly Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest ...
  • Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions (Adds Informa, CIMB, Hitachi, CitySpring Infrastructure Trust, Abraaj Investment Management, Huayi Brothers Media, Hebei Iron and Steel Group) Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ ...
  • Obama tests his executive power A Republican majority has prompted the president to act alone, writes Jacob Weisberg Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...
  • Exhilway Asia Ventures to file for U.S. IPO Nov 18 (Reuters) – Exhilway Asia Ventures, the investment advisory arm of Exhilway Global, said it planned to file for an initial public offering of common stock with U.S. regulators. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Shell wins $3bn India tax court case Ruling follows string of battles between multinational companies and revenue authorities Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to 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 ...