Equity Investments

Berkshire slashes Wells Fargo, JPMorgan stakes- adds Barrick Gold

Berkshire slashes Wells Fargo, JPMorgan stakes- adds Barrick Gold

Published 15/08/2020

(Reuters) - Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N) said on Friday it has sold shares of some of the largest U.S. banks, slashing its stakes [more…]

Saudi information security firm Elm to acquire Tabadul

Saudi information security firm Elm to acquire Tabadul

Published 09/08/2020

DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi information security company Elm is to acquire digital services company Tabadul from Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund, Elm said in a [more…]

Qualtrics float would be ‘win-win’ proposition: SAP CEO

Qualtrics float would be ‘win-win’ proposition: SAP CEO

Published 27/07/2020

BERLIN (Reuters) - SAP’s (SAPG.DE) plans to float online sentiment tracking business Qualtrics would be a “win-win” proposition, CEO Christian Klein said on Monday, as [more…]

Proxy advisers ISS, Glass Lewis back Toshiba, recommend against dissidents

Proxy advisers ISS, Glass Lewis back Toshiba, recommend against dissidents

Published 16/07/2020

BOSTON (Reuters) - Proxy advisers Institutional Shareholder Services Inc (ISS) and Glass, Lewis & Co on Thursday recommended that Toshiba Corp shareholders elect all company [more…]

Mednax CEO, board directors replaced amid settlement with Starboard

Mednax CEO, board directors replaced amid settlement with Starboard

Published 14/07/2020

BOSTON (Reuters) - Healthcare services company Mednax’s (MD.N) stock price closed up nearly 4% on Monday after its founder and chief executive and several board [more…]

Ackman’s blank check company raises IPO target to $4 billion

Ackman’s blank check company raises IPO target to $4 billion

Published 13/07/2020

(Reuters) - Pershing Square Tontine Holdings Ltd, the blank check company backed by billionaire investor Bill Ackman, has increased the size of its initial public [more…]

Alphabet’s Google commits $10 billion to accelerate digitization in India

Alphabet’s Google commits $10 billion to accelerate digitization in India

Published 13/07/2020

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc’s Google on Monday said it would spend around $10 billion in India over the next five to seven years [more…]

Sony to take full control of listed financial arm for $3.7 billion

Sony to take full control of listed financial arm for $3.7 billion

Published 19/05/2020

TOKYO (Reuters) - Sony Corp (6758.T) will turn its financial arm, Sony Financial Holdings Inc (8729.T), into a wholly owned unit through a tender offer [more…]

SoftBank in talks to sell down T-Mobile U.S. stake to Deutsche Telekom: WSJ

SoftBank in talks to sell down T-Mobile U.S. stake to Deutsche Telekom: WSJ

Published 18/05/2020

TOKYO (Reuters) - SoftBank Group Corp is in talks to sell “a significant portion” of its T-Mobile US stake to controlling shareholder Deutsche Telekom AG, [more…]

WeWork directors seek to preserve right to sue owner SoftBank

WeWork directors seek to preserve right to sue owner SoftBank

Published 12/05/2020

(Reuters) - A special committee of WeWork board members filed a motion in Delaware on Monday to prevent it from being disbanded, as it pursues [more…]