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US: Uber says no to US$3b Buffet deal

  Warren Buffett has confirmed that he has held talks with Uber, with reports saying that his company, Berkshire Hathaway, offered Uber a US$3 billion...

EU: Commission proposes tougher stance on foreign investments

In response to an increase of Chinese acquisitions of European rivals, the European Parliament’s international trade committee has approved a proposal calling for greater...

UK: Investment association demands transparency on FX Trades

The British Investment Association is calling on banks and brokers to provide greater transparency, with regards to the reasons for pulling out of a...

UK: CMA states focus of investment consultants probe

A week ago, the investment consultancies market was referred to the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) by the nation’s Financial Conduct Authority. On Thursday, September...

US: Sempra Energy bids US$9.45bn for Oncor beating Buffett offer

Sempra Energy has reached a deal to buy Oncor for US$9.45 billion after swooping in to snatch the power-transmission company away from Warren Buffett’s...

US: Dow divests US$1.1b seed business

As part of The Dow Chemical Company’s journey to merge with DuPont, the US multinational is divesting a portion of its Brazilian corn hybrid...

EU: Activist funds try to block $20bn Clariant-Huntsman merger

Activist investor Corvex and roofing maker Standard Industries' investment arm have joined forces to take a 7.2% stake in Clariant, urging the Swiss chemical...

US: Broadcom wins antitrust consent to buy Brocade with conditions

On Monday the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced that Chipmaker Broadcom has received US antitrust approval to buy Brocade Communications Systems. The buyout had already...

UK: Regulator calls for radical shake-up of asset managers

A radical shake-up of the UK’s GB£7bn trillion (US$9.06 trillion) investment market has been ordered by Britain’s financial regulator in an attempt to stamp...

US: Pandora looking to find buyer in 30 days

Pandorais actively trying to sell itself and believes it can get a deal done within 30 days, sources told CNBC. KKR — an investment firm...

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