Strategic Combinations

Britain’s Schroders gains on potential Lloyds wealth deal

Britain’s Schroders gains on potential Lloyds wealth deal

Published 08/10/2018

(Reuters) - A wealth management tie-up between Schroders and Lloyds would give the asset manager access to the distribution network of Britain’s biggest bank, which [more…]

Schroders Plc and Lloyds Banking Group in talks over wealth…

Schroders Plc and Lloyds Banking Group in talks over wealth…

Published 07/10/2018

(Reuters) - Asset manager Schroders Plc (SDR.L) and Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY.L) said on Sunday they were in discussions over a wealth management alliance. The [more…]

Brazil space station open for small satellite business

Brazil space station open for small satellite business

Published 15/09/2018

ALCANTARA SPACE CENTER, Brazil (Reuters) - Brazil is ready to launch small commercial rockets from its space base near the equator as soon as it [more…]

Consort, Opiant to develop nasal spray for opioid overdose treatment

Consort, Opiant to develop nasal spray for opioid overdose treatment

Published 10/09/2018

(Reuters) - Britain’s Consort Medical Plc said on Monday it had agreed to develop a nasal spray for treating opioid overdoses with specialty pharmaceutical company [more…]

Toyota group firms to set up JV for self-driving technology

Toyota group firms to set up JV for self-driving technology

Published 27/08/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Four Toyota Motor Corp group companies said on Monday they will form a joint venture to develop software that manages brakes, steering [more…]

China’s Didi signs up Continental for purpose-built electric cars

China’s Didi signs up Continental for purpose-built electric cars

Published 10/07/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s Didi Chuxing signed an agreement with German automotive supplier Continental AG on Tuesday to cooperate in developing internet-connected, electric cars tailor-made [more…]

Finland’s Nokia signs 1 billion euro deal with China Mobile

Finland’s Nokia signs 1 billion euro deal with China Mobile

Published 10/07/2018

(Reuters) - Nokia has signed a one billion euro ($1.17 billion) deal to support China Mobile, the Finnish network gear maker said on Tuesday. Under [more…]

UK’s Centricus teams up with Chinese firms to set up $15 bln tech fund

UK’s Centricus teams up with Chinese firms to set up $15 bln tech fund

Published 01/07/2018

(Reuters) - London-based investment firm Centricus has partnered with Chinese firms China Merchants Group and SPF Group to launch a 100 billion Chinese yuan ($15.11 [more…]

GSK slims portfolio with sale of rare disease gene therapy drugs

GSK slims portfolio with sale of rare disease gene therapy drugs

Published 12/04/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline is divesting its rare disease gene therapy drugs to private biotech company Orchard Therapeutics as Chief Executive Emma Walmsley makes good [more…]

Magellan Financial ends Cricket Australia deal after ball-tampering…

Magellan Financial ends Cricket Australia deal after ball-tampering…

Published 29/03/2018

(Reuters) - Magellan Financial Group said on Thursday it had terminated a partnership with Cricket Australia as the naming rights sponsor of Australia’s men’s domestic [more…]