Deals

U.S. fine on Deutsche Bank too big, damaging to stability: Dijsselbloem

U.S. fine on Deutsche Bank too big, damaging to stability: Dijsselbloem

Published 11/10/2016

Jeroen Dijsselbloem participates in a discussion on the global economy during the World Bank/IMF Annual Meeting in Washington October 9, 2014. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

The fine proposed by the United States for Deutsche Bank is too big and undermines financial stability by pulling out capital from an institution that is trying to recapitalize and restructure, the chairman of euro zone finance ministers said.

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ChemChina seeks EU okay for Syngenta deal, decision due October 28

ChemChina seeks EU okay for Syngenta deal, decision due October 28

Published 27/09/2016

A Syngenta logo is pictured in their office in Singapore, February 12, 2016. REUTERS/Edgar Su/File Photo

China National Chemical Corp (ChemChina) [CNNCC.UL] has sought antitrust approval for its $43 billion bid for Swiss pesticides and seeds group Syngenta (SYNN.S) from the European Union and a decision is expected by Oct. 28.

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Agrium and Potash Corp to merge

Agrium and Potash Corp to merge

Published 12/09/2016

Chris McKay, PotashCorp load-out supervisor at the Cory Mine, examines potash inside one of the storage facilities near Saskatoon, Saskatchewan October 10, 2013. REUTERS/David Stobbe

Canada's Agrium Inc (AGU.TO) and Potash Corp of Saskatchewan Inc (POT.TO) said on Monday they would combine to create a fertilizer and farm retailing giant with proforma enterprise value of $36 billion.

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Sanofi, Google parent in $500 million diabetes joint venture

Sanofi, Google parent in $500 million diabetes joint venture

Published 12/09/2016

A logo is seen in front of the entrance at the headquarters French drugmaker Sanofi in Paris October 30, 2014. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/File Photo

French drugmaker Sanofi and Google owner Alphabet's life sciences firm Verily are to invest about $500 million in a diabetes joint venture combining devices with services, an example of growing ties between the pharma and tech sectors.

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After buying SABMiller, AB InBev could see more deals

After buying SABMiller, AB InBev could see more deals

Published 12/09/2016

Beer flows from a bottle of Stella Artois into a glass in this picture illustration taken in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina November 5, 2015. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

Once Anheuser-Busch InBev (ABI.BR) seals its 79 billion pound ($104.8 billion) takeover of rival brewer SABMiller (SAB.L), it could find itself party to other smaller deals, involving Castel Group, Coca-Cola (KO.N) and Anadolu Efes (AEFES.IS).

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Mitsubishi Heavy discusses U.S. armored vehicle tie up after losing sub deal

Mitsubishi Heavy discusses U.S. armored vehicle tie up after losing sub deal

Published 31/08/2016

Members of a tank unit of Japan's Self-Defense Forces (SDF) riding on Type-10 armoured tanks take part in a military review during the annual troop review ceremony at Asaka Base in Asaka, near Tokyo October 27, 2013. REUTERS/Issei Kato/File Photo

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) (7011.T) is in talks with an unidentified U.S. company over a possible partnership to develop an armored vehicle that for the first time could see a Japanese firm build arms for a foreign customer, a senior executive said.

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Published 16/08/2016

The parent company of Metal Bulletin, which specializes in providing benchmark metals prices, has bought online news provider Fast Markets for $13 million.

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Metal Bulletin buys online news provider Fast Markets

Published 16/08/2016

The parent company of Metal Bulletin, which specializes in providing benchmark metals prices, has bought online news provider Fast Markets for $13 million.

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Published 13/08/2016

File photo of Vincent Bollore, Chairman of media group Vivendi, reacts during the company's shareholders meeting in Paris, France, April 21, 2016. REUTERS/Charles Platiau/File Photo

When French tycoon Vincent Bollore backed out of a deal to buy the pay-TV business of Italian broadcaster Mediaset (MS.MI), and instead proposed to take a large slice of the parent company itself, investors feared he was plotting another stealth raid.

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Bollore`s raider reputation rattles Berlusconis in battle of billionaires

Bollore`s raider reputation rattles Berlusconis in battle of billionaires

Published 13/08/2016

File photo of Vincent Bollore, Chairman of media group Vivendi, reacts during the company's shareholders meeting in Paris, France, April 21, 2016. REUTERS/Charles Platiau/File Photo

When French tycoon Vincent Bollore backed out of a deal to buy the pay-TV business of Italian broadcaster Mediaset (MS.MI), and instead proposed to take a large slice of the parent company itself, investors feared he was plotting another stealth raid.

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