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  1. Business - Companies - TAKEOVERS

    PCD rallies on buyout bid

    Posted Feb 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun in Beijing celine.sun@scmp.com Beijing retailer offers founders HK$2 billion for their shares PCD rallies on buyout bid The shares of high-end department store operator PCD Stores rose strongly yesterday after an announcement that the parent company of Beijing's largest retailer has launched a takeover bid with a planned purchase of a 39.53 per cent stake ...

  2. Business - Banking & Finance - EQUITIES

    Options traders betting on Time Warner takeover facing losses

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 03:23pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in New York Fox's cancellation of bid for Time Warner leaves options dealers with soured bets Traders who bet on Time Warner deal face losses Many options traders who had taken bets on a successful buyout of Time Warner by Rupert Murdoch' ...

  3. Business - Companies - MEDIA

    Rupert Murdoch’s Fox abandons Time Warner takeover bid

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 11:00am by Reuters

    ... management and its board’s refusal to come to the table to discuss a takeover as one reason for the stunning turnabout. “Our proposal had significant strategic merit and compelling financial ... mergers like Comcast’s deal to buy Time Warner Cable and AT&T’s proposal to takeover DirecTV. The move to walk away is an uncharacteristic one for Murdoch, the 83-year-old media mogul known ...

  4. Business - Companies - BUYOUTS

    Peak property portfolio key to HK$1.6 billion takeover tussle

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 12:41pm by Benjamin Robertson

    ... Family in takeover fight over Peak assets Competing scions of a prominent Taiwanese family are fighting over a HK$2.4 billion property portfolio on the Peak in a bitter battle for control ... Hsiao-mei- last month dismissed an unsolicited takeover offer worth HK$254.6 million by a British Virgin Islands-registered company, Gold Seal Holdings. Gold Seal is controlled by Michael Chen's ...

  5. Business - Banking & Finance - ACQUISITIONS

    Singapore's OCBC wraps up takeover of Wing Hang Bank

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 01:25am by DON WEINLAND

    ... the bank announced the takeover. OCBC said the acquisition would boost its profitability by 2017 and it planned to fund the purchase from internal resources and by raising debt and equity capital. ...

  6. Business - Money - EXCHANGES

    HKEx's takeover of LME is 'risky bet' that could yet pay off

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:18am by Enoch Yiu

    ... by paying such a high price to buy the LME. The takeover is a short cut for the HKEx to expand into commodity trading but the high price means it is a risky bet," said Joseph Tong Tang, ... "The takeover allowed the HKEx to have full ownership and control of the LME which is much stronger than an alliance," Cheung said. "An alliance is just a gentleman's agreement ...

  7. Business - Banking & Finance - TAKEOVERS

    Wall Street baffled by Britain's takeover rules

    Posted May 30th 2014, 01:10am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg Wall Street baffled by Britain's acquisition rules Britain's updated Takeover Code was supposed to make acquisitions of British companies more transparent. Instead, ... required under the takeover code, just how firm the moratorium is quickly became a subject of debate. In fact, there are two scenarios under which Pfizer can bid for AstraZeneca again before ...

  8. Business - Companies - TAKEOVERS

    Pfizer sweetens takeover bid for AstraZeneca

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 04:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London US pharmaceuticals giant increases takeover offer for British drug producer to US$106 billion, aimed at combining resources in research Pfizer sweetens AstraZeneca bid US pharmaceuticals giant Pfizer has raised its takeover offer for Britain's AstraZeneca to about US$106 billion, it said yesterday. The Viagra maker said in a statement it had ...

  9. Business - Companies - TAKEOVERS

    Pfizer pursues £58.8b takeover offer for AstraZeneca

    Posted Apr 29th 2014, 01:15am by BLOOM

    ... 14 per cent above AstraZeneca's closing price last Friday. A Pfizer acquisition of Britain's second-largest pharmaceutical company would be one of the largest takeovers ... spokeswoman Esra Erkal-Paler said, without elaborating further. Shares in AstraZeneca have gained 14 per cent this year. The average premium for pharmaceutical takeovers of at least US$1 billion ...

  10. Business - Money - LISTINGS

    Citic's reverse takeover spurs interest in backdoor listings

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 01:21am by Ray Chan

    ... Ray Chan ray.utchan@scmp.com Inspired by asset injection move, mainland private enterprises actively seek GEM listings as stepping stone towards main board Citic's reverse takeover ... of at least HK$50 million in the last three financial years and a market value of HK$4 billion at the time of listing. "There is a lot of discussion about mainland companies engaging in takeover ...




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