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EQT engineers $8b merger of SG-headquartered Sivantos, Denmark’s Widex

Funds of Swedish private equity firm EQT, including co-investors, will own a majority of the merged group.

Temasek, CVC seek buyers for generics firm Alvogen’s eastern European ops

Alvogen’s central and eastern European (CEE) business may be valued at up to $1 billion. CVC and Temasek bought a controlling stake in Alvogen in 2015 at a valuation of $2 billion.

BlackRock, Soros, Temasek interested in Deutsche’s asset management IPO

Deutsche Bank is expected to sell 25% of existing DWS shares for 1.5-2 billion euros ($1.9-$2.5 billion).

Chinese firms prepare bids for GE lighting ops

MLS Co and Foshan Electrical and Lighting Co have been in talks with lenders to finance a potential bid for the asset

Chinese banks among potential suitors for Germany’s DVB Bank

Bank of China (BOC) and Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) are in the lead at the moment.

China’s HNA considers IPO for cargo handler Swissport

HNA is hoping to secure a valuation of at least $2.84 billion for the firm.

Korea’s NPS sells landmark Berlin property to Canadian pension fund OMERS for $1.3b

NPS had bought the property for $767 million from Morgan Stanley in 2010.

Blackstone in talks to sell its 45% stake in iconic camera maker Leica

Leica is one of the world’s oldest photography brands.

HK: CK Infra frontrunner to buy German energy management group Ista for $5.2b

Hong Kong’s CK Infrastructure (CKI) is seen as the frontrunner to buy German metering and energy management group Ista for more than 4.5 billion euros ($5.2 billion), sources close to the matter told Reuters. CKI, part of ports-to-telecoms conglomerate CK Hutchison, made a binding offer for private equity-owned Ista on… Read more »

Toyota-backed Landis+Gyr set to opt for IPO over outright sale

The Swiss smart meter maker had pursued a dual track approach