Equity Investments

Brookfield in talks with India’s Reliance Industries to buy tower,…

Brookfield in talks with India’s Reliance Industries to buy tower,…

Published 08/02/2019

MUMBAI (Reuters) - Canadian private equity firm Brookfield Asset Management is in preliminary talks with India’s Reliance Industries to buy a stake in its optical [more…]

Exclusive: Dell explores sale of cybersecurity company SecureWorks…

Exclusive: Dell explores sale of cybersecurity company SecureWorks…

Published 07/02/2019

(Reuters) - Computer maker Dell Technologies Inc is exploring a sale of SecureWorks Corp, a U.S. provider of cybersecurity services with a market value of [more…]

Aramco amps up in South Korea with $1.6 billion bet on refiner…

Aramco amps up in South Korea with $1.6 billion bet on refiner…

Published 28/01/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - State-owned Saudi Aramco plans to invest up to $1.6 billion for a nearly 20 percent stake in South Korean refiner Hyundai Oilbank, [more…]

U.S. lifts sanctions on Rusal, other firms linked to Russia’s…

U.S. lifts sanctions on Rusal, other firms linked to Russia’s…

Published 28/01/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration on Sunday lifted sanctions on aluminum giant Rusal and other Russian firms linked to oligarch Oleg Deripaska, [more…]

Rusal chairman resigns as part of deal to lift U.S. sanctions-…

Rusal chairman resigns as part of deal to lift U.S. sanctions-…

Published 28/01/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Aluminum giant Rusal said on Monday Jean-Pierre Thomas had resigned as chairman and director of the company as a pre-requisite for [more…]

Hedge fund Tiger Global ended 2018 with a 13.6 percent gain

Hedge fund Tiger Global ended 2018 with a 13.6 percent gain

Published 10/01/2019

BOSTON (Reuters) - Investment firm Tiger Global Management, which oversees $23 billion in assets, told investors its hedge fund gained 13.6 percent last year. Tiger [more…]

Green Growth to launch hostile bid for pot producer Aphria

Green Growth to launch hostile bid for pot producer Aphria

Published 28/12/2018

(Reuters) - U.S. cannabis retailer Green Growth Brands Ltd (GGB.CD) said on Thursday it would make a hostile takeover bid for Aphria Inc (APHA.TO) in [more…]

SoftBank’s Vision Fund nearing $1.5 billion investment in SE Asia’s…

SoftBank’s Vision Fund nearing $1.5 billion investment in SE Asia’s…

Published 21/12/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T) is nearing a deal to invest $1.5 billion in Grab, three times a previously expected $500 million, as [more…]

PG&E rout may be hitting hedge funds after raised bets before fire

PG&E rout may be hitting hedge funds after raised bets before fire

Published 15/11/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Prominent hedge funds, including Baupost Group and Viking Global Investors, may be bearing the brunt of utility PG&E Corp’s (PCG.N) tumbling [more…]

Berkshire invests in JPMorgan, Oracle as Buffett puts cash to work

Berkshire invests in JPMorgan, Oracle as Buffett puts cash to work

Published 14/11/2018

(Reuters) - Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc deepened its commitment to the U.S. financial industry, announcing a $4.02 billion stake in JPMorgan Chase & Co [more…]