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Shares In Russias Sistema Drop 9 Percent On Us Sanctions Fears

MOSCOW – Shares in Russian business conglomerate Sistema (AFKS.MM) (SSAq.L) fell 8.7 percent in Moscow trade on Friday, after two U.S. lawmakers called for an...

Walmart-advent Deal Gets Brazil Antitrust Nod

SAO PAULO – Brazil’s antitrust watchdog Cade on Friday approved buyout firm Advent International’s acquisition of Walmart Inc’s (WMT.N) Brazilian...

Volkswagen Truck Amp Bus To List 25 Percent Stake In Summer 2019 Manager Magazin

FRANKFURT – Volkswagen’s (VOWG_p.DE) Truck & Bus (VOWG_p.DE) division plans an initial public offering in summer 2019 and could raise more than 6...

Altice Selling Stakes In French Portuguese Telecom Towers To Cut Debt

PARIS – Telecoms and cable group Altice said on Wednesday it had agreed to sell stakes in its towers businesses in France and Portugal, raising a combined 2.5...

Activist Icahn Gains Control Of Board In Proxy Fight At Sandridge Energy

OKLAHOMA CITY – Activist investor Carl Icahn on Tuesday won a battle for control of SandRidge Energy, winning at least four of seven seats on the board of the U.S....

Activist Carl Icahn Gains Control Of Board In Proxy Fight At Sandridge Energy

OKLAHOMA CITY – Activist investor Carl Icahn on Tuesday won at least four seats on the board of SandRidge Energy (SD.N), winning a battle for control of the U.S....

Google To Invest 550 Million In China E-commerce Giant Jdcom

– Google will invest $550 million in Chinese e-commerce powerhouse JD.com, part of the U.S. internet giant’s efforts to expand its presence in fast-growing...

Eu Antitrust Regulators To Rule On Blackstones Fampr Deal By July 20

BRUSSELS – EU antitrust regulators will decide by July 20 whether to clear U.S. private equity firm Blackstone Group’s (BX.N) US$20 billion acquisition of a...

Fujifilm Sues Xerox For Well Over 1 Billion After Aborted Merger

NEW YORK – Fujifilm Holdings Corp (4901.T) sued Xerox Corp (XRX.N) on Monday for well over $1 billion, faulting the printer and copier company for succumbing to...

Google To Invest 550 Million In Chinese E-commerce Giant Jdcom

SINGAPORE – Google will invest $550 million in Chinese e-commerce powerhouse JD.com (JD.O), part of the U.S. internet giant’s efforts to expand its presence...