Archive for March, 2015

Fueled by Market Rally in China, GF Securities Raises $3.6 Billion in I.P.O. by NEIL GOUGH

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

By NEIL GOUGH The new listing is the biggest in Asia so far this year and follows hefty stock offerings from two rivals, Orient Securities and Haitong Securities. Published: April 1, 2015 at 12:00PM from NYT Business Day http://ift.tt/1ExeIF1 via IFTTT

Warburg Pincus to Invest $500 Million in Oil and Gas Firm I.R.M. by MICHAEL J. de la MERCED

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

By MICHAEL J. de la MERCED Warburg Pincus has become one of the few private equity firms to strike such a deal amid the uncertainty over fuel prices. Published: April 1, 2015 at 12:00PM from NYT Business Day http://ift.tt/1DlXZTH via IFTTT

Wall St. Opens Slightly Lower a Day After a Big Jump by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS As the end of the quarter approached, traders were especially active in closing out positions. Published: April 1, 2015 at 12:00PM from NYT Business Day http://ift.tt/1BHIdgg via IFTTT

Charter to Buy Bright House Networks in $10 Billion Deal by DAVID GELLES

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

By DAVID GELLES Charter’s acquisition of Bright House hinges on the approval of Comcast’s deal for Time Warner Cable, which would have Charter acquire subscribers. Published: April 1, 2015 at 12:00PM from NYT Business Day http://ift.tt/1aeqrvI via IFTTT

Endurance Specialty Holdings to Acquire Bermuda Reinsurer by CHAD BRAY

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

By CHAD BRAY Endurance will pay $1.83 billion for Montepelier Re Holdings, a provider of property and casualty reinsurance. Published: April 1, 2015 at 12:00PM from NYT Business Day http://ift.tt/1CHrq23 via IFTTT

Andreessen Horowitz Invests Another $52 Million in Network Start-Up Tanium by MICHAEL J. de la MERCED

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

By MICHAEL J. de la MERCED The new investment values the start-up at about $1.75 billion, or nearly double the valuation attached to its financing round last summer. Published: April 1, 2015 at 12:00PM from NYT Business Day http://ift.tt/1NDdEkp via IFTTT

Consumer Prices in Eurozone Decline Again by DAVID JOLLY

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

By DAVID JOLLY Energy prices led the overall 0.1 percent drop in March, falling 5.8 percent from a year earlier. Published: April 1, 2015 at 12:00PM from NYT Business Day http://ift.tt/1adNlTS via IFTTT

Owners in Discussions to Sell Dutch Auto Leasing Firm LeasePlan by CHAD BRAY

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

By CHAD BRAY LeasePlan, one of the largest automobile fleet managers in Europe, is owned by the German carmaker Volkswagen and the banker Friedrich von Metzler. Published: April 1, 2015 at 12:00PM from NYT Business Day http://ift.tt/1Cs25HT via IFTTT

Philips to Sell Controlling Stake in LED Business for Up to $2.9 Billion by CHAD BRAY

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

By CHAD BRAY A consortium led by the investment fund GO Scale Capital will acquire an 80.1 percent stake in the LED and automotive lighting business. Published: April 1, 2015 at 12:00PM from NYT Business Day http://ift.tt/1adAAZp via IFTTT

Yoox Group Agrees to Merge With Net-A-Porter in All-Share Deal by CHAD BRAY

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

By CHAD BRAY The transaction will create an online luxury fashion retailer that would have posted a combined revenue of $1.4 billion in 2014. Published: April 1, 2015 at 12:00PM from NYT Business Day http://ift.tt/1NxOwcW via IFTTT