Building materials companies CRH and LafargeHolcim are contesting the final price of CRH’s acquisition of assets from the Swiss-French company, the two companies said.
Private equity firm KKR has agreed to buy Airbus Group’s defence electronics business for 1.1 billion euros ($1.2 billion), the European aerospace group said.
Swiss fund management firm Partners Group has closed its secondary investment programme at a hard capitalisation of US$2.82 billion.
Deutsche Bank AG has filled newly created corporate finance positions in the Asia-Pacific region as part of a restructuring plan.
CK Hutchison Holdings, the ports-to-telecoms arm of Asia’s richest man Li Ka-shing, said it may sell a stake in its UK phone carrier Three to help fund its proposed $15 billion takeover of rival operator O2 UK.
European stock exchange operator Euronext NV is considering acquisitions to help it stay competitive after Deutsche Boerse AG and London Stock Exchange Group Plc agreed to merge in a $30 billion deal, according to people familiar with the matter. With a market value of about 2.6 billion euros, Euronext, which… Read more »
“The company said it’s committed to quality journalism, but we all are struggling to see how cutting journalists serves that purpose,” said Anne Davies, a senior journalist at the Sydney Morning Herald.
Toshiba is selling the unit to help fund restructuring after a massive accounting scandal.
The Series A round into Outpost Medicine saw participation from Adams Street Partners, Novo A/S, and Vivo Capital.