Deals

GlaxoSmithKline to look for early-stage assets: CEO

GlaxoSmithKline to look for early-stage assets: CEO

Published 08/01/2019

(Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline Plc will actively look to buy early-stage assets and partner with companies, the drugmaker’s chief executive officer said on Tuesday. Britain’s biggest [more…]

Norway biotech Ultimovacs plans IPO to develop cancer drug

Norway biotech Ultimovacs plans IPO to develop cancer drug

Published 03/12/2018

OSLO (Reuters) - Norway’s Ultimovacs plans to raise around 700 million Norwegian crowns ($82 million) in an initial public offering in early 2019 to help [more…]

SocGen targets German growth with Commerzbank funds deal

SocGen targets German growth with Commerzbank funds deal

Published 03/07/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - Societe Generale (SOGN.PA) will buy Commerzbank’s (CBKG.DE) derivatives and asset management businesses in a move the French bank said will boost its [more…]

Western banks make push into Japanese dealmaking as fee pool hits reco

Western banks make push into Japanese dealmaking as fee pool hits reco

Published 02/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: People walk past J.P. Morgan Tokyo Building in Tokyo May 11, 2012. REUTERS/Toru Hanai/File PhotoHONG KONG/SINGAPORE/TOKYO (Reuters) - Western banks are bulking up [more…]

Goldman, Barclays, SocGen interested in Commerzbank unit: Handelsblatt

Goldman, Barclays, SocGen interested in Commerzbank unit: Handelsblatt

Published 26/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: A sign is displayed in the reception of the Sydney offices of Goldman Sachs in Australia, May 18, 2016. REUTERS/David Gray/File Photo(Reuters) - [more…]

E*Trade to acquire 1 million retail brokerage accounts from Capital On

E*Trade to acquire 1 million retail brokerage accounts from Capital On

Published 26/01/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - E*Trade Financial Corp will acquire 1 million retail brokerage accounts with around $18 billion of clients’ assets from Capital One Financial, [more…]

Exclusive: Commodities fund Jamison Capital to shut – source

Exclusive: Commodities fund Jamison Capital to shut – source

Published 25/01/2018

NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) - Jamison Capital Partners LP, a New York-based macro commodity hedge fund run by former Morgan Stanley trader Stephen Jamison, will shut [more…]

Julius Baer buys remaining 20 percent in Kairos for 96 million euros

Julius Baer buys remaining 20 percent in Kairos for 96 million euros

Published 09/01/2018

The sign for Swiss bank Julius Baer is seen at a branch office in Luzern, Switzerland, November 23, 2017. REUTERS/Arnd WiegmannZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss private [more…]

Israel’s Super-Pharm in talks to buy Teva Pharm plant: source

Israel’s Super-Pharm in talks to buy Teva Pharm plant: source

Published 24/12/2017

A tourist poses for a photo with Teva Pharmaceutical Industries employees protesting outside Jerusalem's Old City December 24, 2017. REUTERS/Amir CohenTEL AVIV (Reuters) - Israel’s [more…]

Exclusive: U.S. cancer drugmaker Ignyta in advanced sale talks – sourc

Exclusive: U.S. cancer drugmaker Ignyta in advanced sale talks – sourc

Published 22/12/2017

(Reuters) - Ignyta Inc is in advanced talks to sell itself, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday, just three years after the U.S. [more…]