By Jussi Rosendahl
Finnish mobile network equipment maker Nokia said on Tuesday it had struck a deal to buy France’s Withings S.A. for 170 million euros ($191 million) in its first move into the market for digital products that monitor health. Withings‘ products include activity trackers, weighing scales, thermometers, blood pressure monitors and… Read more »
LaSalle Investment Management Inc. is seeking as much as A$500 million ($386 million) for a hotel and retail complex in Melbourne, Australia’s second-biggest city.
The ballooning pile of unused funds at KKR underlines a trend in the U.S. buyout sector, where difficult market conditions have not slowed fundraising as investors continue to hand over money in the hope of making outsized returns.
Augmedix Inc, a startup that uses Alphabet Inc’s Google Glass to provide documentation services to doctors and other healthcare workers, said on Monday it had closed a $17 million funding round led by investment firm Redmile Group.
Gannett Co., publisher of USA Today, made an unsolicited bid for Tribune Publishing Co., owner of the Los Angeles Times and Chicago Tribune, in a deal valued at $815 million. Gannett offered $12.25 in cash per Tribune share, a 63 percent premium to Tribune’s closing price on April 22, according to… Read more »
Saudi Arabia plans to sell less than 5 percent of its state oil giant Saudi Aramco via an initial public offering (IPO), Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said in a television interview on Monday. He also said he expected Aramco to be valued at more than $2 trillion, and that… Read more »
CHAMP had made an unsolicited recapitalization bid, which involved two share placements worth $150 million. If that were allowed, CHAMP would have ended up owning 49.9 per cent of Bradken.
Israel-based ultra-secure smartphone maker company Sirin Labs has raised $72 million in a seed round from Moshe Hogeg and Kenges Rakishev, both co-founders of Singulariteam, a private VC fund, as well as Chinese social networking service Renren
NZ Super Fund has divested its interests in three overseas private equity funds, in a deal whose financial terms are undisclosed.
Investment firms Korea Investment Corp (KIC) and Cathay Capital Private Equity recently had their new chief operating officers (COO).