HOLDINGS

SiriusXM to buy Pandora in $3.5 billion streaming push

SiriusXM to buy Pandora in $3.5 billion streaming push

Published 24/09/2018

(Reuters) - Satellite radio firm Sirius XM Holdings Inc (SIRI.O) will buy music streamer Pandora Media Inc (P.N) in a $3.5 billion all-stock deal, as [more…]

GVC shares hit record high after U.S. betting deal with MGM Resorts

GVC shares hit record high after U.S. betting deal with MGM Resorts

Published 30/07/2018

(Reuters) - GVC Holdings Plc (GVC.L) shares leapt to a record high on Monday after it agreed to set up an online betting platform in [more…]

Indonesia’s Lippo Group says invests $44 million in China’s Tencent

Indonesia’s Lippo Group says invests $44 million in China’s Tencent

Published 26/06/2018

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesian conglomerate Lippo Group said on Tuesday it had invested 628 billion rupiah ($44.35 million) in Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd [more…]

China’s Tencent, JD.com invest $863 million in online retailer Vipshop

China’s Tencent, JD.com invest $863 million in online retailer Vipshop

Published 18/12/2017

An app of the Chinese discount online retailer Vipshop Holdings Ltd is seen on a mobile phone in this illustration picture taken December 18, 2017. [more…]

Tencent Music, Spotify in talks to swap stakes: WSJ

Tencent Music, Spotify in talks to swap stakes: WSJ

Published 01/12/2017

Earphones are seen on a tablet screen with a Spotify logo on it, in Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina, February 20, 2014. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/File Photo - [more…]

Japan insurer Sompo sets up fintech base in Tel Aviv

Japan insurer Sompo sets up fintech base in Tel Aviv

Published 27/11/2017

TOKYO (Reuters) - Property-and-casualty insurer Sompo Holdings Inc (8630.T) has set up a fintech hub in Israel, becoming the first Japanese insurer to do so [more…]

U.S. approves digital pill that tracks when patients take it

U.S. approves digital pill that tracks when patients take it

Published 14/11/2017

A digital pill with an embedded sensor to track if patients are taking their medication. REUTERS/Proteus Digital Health(Reuters) - U.S. regulators have approved the first [more…]

FDA approves first drug in U.S. with digital ingestion tracking

FDA approves first drug in U.S. with digital ingestion tracking

Published 14/11/2017

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Monday that it had approved Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co Ltd's Abilify MyCite, the first drug with a digital ingestion tracking system to be approved in the United States. [more…]

Tencent unit China Literature launches up to $1.1 billion HK IPO

Tencent unit China Literature launches up to $1.1 billion HK IPO

Published 23/10/2017

China Literature Ltd, China's largest online publishing and e-book company, launched an initial public offering for up to $1.1 billion on Monday, seeking funds for acquisitions and to expand its digital publishing business. [more…]

Exclusive: China`s Legend in talks to buy stake in Luxembourg bank BIL – source

Exclusive: China`s Legend in talks to buy stake in Luxembourg bank BIL – source

Published 11/07/2017

FILE PHOTO - Legend Holdings chairman Liu Chuanzhi attends a news conference on the company's annual results in Hong Kong, China March 30, 2016.

China's Legend Holdings Corp is in talks on a potential investment in Qatari-owned Banque Internationale a Luxembourg (BIL), a person with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

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