Mergers / Acquisitions / Takeovers

Infineon suspends shipments to Huawei: Nikkei

Infineon suspends shipments to Huawei: Nikkei

Published 20/05/2019

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German chipmaker Infineon has suspended shipments to Huawei Technologies, in a sign that Washington’s crackdown on the Chinese tech company is beginning [more…]

Japan Display says bailout from Chinese group to be delayed

Japan Display says bailout from Chinese group to be delayed

Published 13/05/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan Display Inc said on Monday that a planned investment of up to 80 billion yen ($729.33 million) from a Chinese-Taiwanese group [more…]

Exclusive: Advent readies new $2.2 billion Latam private equity…

Exclusive: Advent readies new $2.2 billion Latam private equity…

Published 18/04/2019

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - U.S. private equity firm Advent International Corp is preparing to launch a $2.2 billion fund to invest in Latin American companies, [more…]

Bank mergers key to stronger euro zone: French finance minister

Bank mergers key to stronger euro zone: French finance minister

Published 05/04/2019

BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Mergers in Europe’s fragmented banking sector are necessary to make the sector more resilient as the euro zone seeks to protect itself [more…]

Saudi venture fund STV says Uber deal with Careem to help Mideast…

Saudi venture fund STV says Uber deal with Careem to help Mideast…

Published 26/03/2019

DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Technology Ventures (STV) said on Tuesday Uber’s deal with Careem will help the Middle East ride hailing firm expand its customer [more…]

Private equity-led consortium to buy Inmarsat for $3.4 billion cash

Private equity-led consortium to buy Inmarsat for $3.4 billion cash

Published 25/03/2019

(Reuters) - A private equity-led consortium on Monday agreed to buy British satellite operator Inmarsat for about $3.4 billion in cash, six months after Inmarsat [more…]

Sports Direct opposes any Debenhams plan that wipes out equity

Sports Direct opposes any Debenhams plan that wipes out equity

Published 25/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British sportswear group Sports Direct said any restructuring option pursued by Debenhams that could result in no equity value for the department [more…]

Uber could announce $3 billion deal with Careem early this week:…

Uber could announce $3 billion deal with Careem early this week:…

Published 25/03/2019

(Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc is set to offer over $3 billion to buy Dubai-based rival Careem Networks FZ, two sources familiar with the deal [more…]

UPS eyes in-home health services with U.S. vaccine project

UPS eyes in-home health services with U.S. vaccine project

Published 22/03/2019

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - United Parcel Service Inc wants to get beyond U.S. doorsteps with a new push into healthcare. The world’s largest package delivery firm [more…]

With eye on Deutsche-Commerzbank, EU sends too big to fail warning

With eye on Deutsche-Commerzbank, EU sends too big to fail warning

Published 21/03/2019

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Euro zone banking watchdogs said banks planning mergers should make sure they could be wound down in a crisis, a warning likely [more…]