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15/09/2014 1:03 PM

DealBook: Seeking Cash for Bigger Bets, Ackman Nears Public Offering of a Fund

(NY Times) The activist investor William A. Ackman’s new fund, Pershing Square Holdings, is expected to be listed on the Amsterdam Stock Exchange.
15/09/2014 11:51 AM

DealBook: Alibaba’s Link to Elite Military Family Is Etched in Stone

(NY Times) An ancestral tablet at a Chinese tomb shows how an executive who profited from Alibaba’s acquisition of her company is connected to a family of prominent generals.
15/09/2014 11:27 AM

Heineken rejects SABMiller offer

(BBC News) Dutch brewing giant Heineken has rejected a takeover offer from SABMiller saying the proposal is "non-actionable".
15/09/2014 10:47 AM

Libyan Parliament Fires Central Bank Chairman

(NY Times) The move by the newly elected Parliament set off a struggle for control of the country’s wealth and vast oil reserves.
15/09/2014 10:46 AM

DealBook: Leadership Team Overseeing Portuguese Bank Resigns

(NY Times) The team selected to turn around the “good” bank created after the bailout of Banco Espírito Santo abruptly resigned.
15/09/2014 10:35 AM

DealBook: Fallen Brazilian Mogul Eike Batista Accused of Insider Trading

(NY Times) Eike Batista was accused of manipulating the share price of his now-bankrupt petroleum company OGX.
15/09/2014 10:32 AM

DealBook: HSBC to Pay $550 Million to End Mortgage-Related Suit

(NY Times) HSBC agreed Friday to pay $550 million to settle a lawsuit by the Federal Housing Finance Agency over mortgage-backed securities it sold to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac before the financial crisis.
15/09/2014 10:25 AM

DealBook: Alibaba to Close Order Books Early and May Lift Price of I.P.O.

(NY Times) Demand has been strong for shares of the Chinese e-commerce giant across the price range as excitement grows among potential investors during the company’s roadshow.
15/09/2014 10:11 AM

FDA panel backs Novo Nordisk injection

( NOVO Nordisk's diabetes drug Victoza should be approved for a new use in treating obesity, says the US FDA.
15/09/2014 10:10 AM

James Hardie asbestos fund faces shortfall

( THE fund set up to compensate James Hardie's asbestos victims wants additional money from the building supplies maker to prevent a shortfall.
15/09/2014 9:01 AM

Small business confidence grows

(BBC News) Confidence among small business continues to improve, according to a survey by the Federation of Small Businesses.
15/09/2014 9:01 AM

Home ownership 'exclusive club'

(BBC News) The National Housing Federation says first time buyers need 10 times the deposit they did in the 1980s making home ownership an exclusive members' club.
15/09/2014 8:31 AM

DealBook: Fallen Brazilian Mogul Accused of Insider Trading

(NY Times) The Rio de Janeiro public prosecutor’s office has accused Eike Batista of manipulating the share price of his now-bankrupt petroleum company, OGX, and engaging in insider trading.
15/09/2014 7:41 AM

Phones 4U to fall into administration

(BBC News) Retailer Phones 4U is to fall into administration putting 5,596 jobs at risk.
15/09/2014 7:34 AM

Gold prices slip

( INVESTORS have sold off gold, pushing the precious commodity to its lowest level in eight months.

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