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Reuters
Autonomous cars race narrows on doubts about clear path to profitthen we see full out market combinations?" asked Bill Curtin, head of mergers a
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
then we see full out market combinations?" asked Bill Curtin, head of mergers and acquisitions at global law firm Hogan Lovells. Additional reporting by Joe White in Detroit, Naomi Tajitsu in Tokyo, and Simon Jessop in London; Editing by Pravin... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Autonomous cars race narrows on doubts about clear path to profitout market combinations?" asked Bill Curtin, head of mergers and acquisitions a
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
out market combinations?" asked Bill Curtin, head of mergers and acquisitions at global law firm Hogan Lovells. (Additional reporting by Joe White in Detroit, Naomi Tajitsu in Tokyo, and Simon Jessop in London; Editing by Pravin Char)Source: Reu... Read more
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20d
EuroNews
Investors want to put ex-soldier on Telecom Italia frontlineItaly’s ultrafast broadband market. “Telecom Italia has always been, in many wa
EuroNews / Posted 20 days ago
Italy’s ultrafast broadband market. “Telecom Italia has always been, in many ways, a pawn in other people’s games,” said a top-20 Telecom Italia shareholder. (Additional reporting by Simon Jessop in LONDON; Editing by Mark Bendeich and Anna Wil... Read more
21d
EuroNews
St. James's Place first-half assets up 26.5 percent, boosted by net inflowsoperating profit rise nearly 40 percent to 397.3 million pounds, it said in a s
EuroNews / Posted 21 days ago
operating profit rise nearly 40 percent to 397.3 million pounds, it said in a statement, underpinning a 30 percent rise in its underlying cash result and an interim dividend of 15.41 pence a share. (Reporting by Simon Jessop, editing by Maiya Keid... Read more
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21d
EuroNews
Schroders posts 21.6 percent rise in first-half assets on markets, inflowsunderpin a 21 percent rise in pretax profit from the same period a year earlier
EuroNews / Posted 21 days ago
underpin a 21 percent rise in pretax profit from the same period a year earlier to 342.8 milllion pounds, and a 17 percent rise in the interim dividend to 34 pence a share, it said in a statement. (Reporting by Simon Jessop, editing by Maiya Kei... Read more
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21d
EuroNews
Deutsche Bank asset management listing seen in first half 2018 at earliestBy Arno Schuetze and Simon Jessop FRANKFURT/LONDON (Reuters) – Deutsche Bank’s
EuroNews / Posted 21 days ago
By Arno Schuetze and Simon Jessop FRANKFURT/LONDON (Reuters) – Deutsche Bank’s planned listing of its asset management arm is unlikely before the first half of next year and could be later, as it wants more time to refine and sell the business’s... Read more
21d
EuroNews
Pensions body says backs competition review of investment consultantsshe said in a statement. "We would therefore support a referral to the CMA and
EuroNews / Posted 21 days ago
she said in a statement. "We would therefore support a referral to the CMA and hope such a step would ensure a market which works in the best interests of pension schemes and their members." (Reporting by Simon Jessop. Editing by Andrew Mac... Read more
22d
EuroNews
Brewin Dolphin third-quarter funds under management up 3.7 percentpurchase of Duncan Lawrie Asset Management. The gains helped it post record tot
EuroNews / Posted 22 days ago
purchase of Duncan Lawrie Asset Management. The gains helped it post record total income for the quarter of 77.3 million pounds, it said in a statement, with total fee income growth of 16 percent. (Reporting by Simon Jessop, editing by Maiya Ke... Read more
22d
EuroNews
Jupiter Fund Management first-half assets boosted by net inflowsof 3.4 billion pounds to its mutual funds. Pretax profit during the period was
EuroNews / Posted 22 days ago
of 3.4 billion pounds to its mutual funds. Pretax profit during the period was up 8 percent to 93.9 million pounds, underpinning a 51 percent increase in the interim dividend to 6.8 pence a share. (Reporting by Simon Jessop, editing by Maiya Ke... Read more
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22d
EuroNews
Norwegian Air under pressure to boost finances By Gwladys Fouche and Simon Jessop OSLO/LONDON (Reuters) - Norwegian Air
EuroNews / Posted 22 days ago
By Gwladys Fouche and Simon Jessop OSLO/LONDON (Reuters) - Norwegian Air , the fast-growing budget airline trying to crack the transatlantic market by undercutting established rivals, faces... Read more
22d
EuroNews
World needs $94 trillion spent on infrastructure by 2040rise in the global population by 2 billion people by 2040 and 46 percent increa
EuroNews / Posted 22 days ago
rise in the global population by 2 billion people by 2040 and 46 percent increase in the urban population, driven by Asia, which needs $52 trillion in investment by 2040 to meet that demand. (Reporting by Simon Jessop. Editing by Jane... Read more
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22d
Channel NewsAsia
Elliott says Akzo Nobel 'flouting' basic shareholder rightsdown in April 2018. Elliott, which holds a 9.5 percent position in Akzo Nobel,
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
down in April 2018. Elliott, which holds a 9.5 percent position in Akzo Nobel, has repeatedly pushed for Burgmans to depart as soon as possible, even taking its demand to court. (Reporting by Maiya Keidan and Bart Meijer; editing by Simon J... Read more
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22d
Reuters
Elliott says Akzo Nobel 'flouting' basic shareholder rightsstep down in April 2018. Elliott, which holds a 9.5 percent position in Akzo N
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
step down in April 2018. Elliott, which holds a 9.5 percent position in Akzo Nobel, has repeatedly pushed for Burgmans to depart as soon as possible, even taking its demand to court. Reporting by Maiya Keidan and Bart Meijer; editing by Simon Jes... Read more
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23d
EuroNews
Intermediate Capital first-quarter assets dip on forex, trade completions By Maiya Keidan and Simon Jessop LONDON (Reuters) - Fund manager Intermediate
EuroNews / Posted 23 days ago
By Maiya Keidan and Simon Jessop LONDON (Reuters) - Fund manager Intermediate Capital Group said total assets fell 2 percent during its first quarter after inflows... Read more
23d
EuroNews
Rathbone Brothers first-half pretax profit up 16.7 percentin assets under management to 36.6 billion pounds. Fee income during the period
EuroNews / Posted 23 days ago
in assets under management to 36.6 billion pounds. Fee income during the period was 105.5 million pounds, it said, up 21.1 percent. The company said it would pay an interim dividend of 22 pence. (Reporting by Simon Jessop; Editing by Rachel Armstro... Read more
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23d
EuroNews
Rebuffed Elliott wants 'urgent' Akzo response on new CEOon the separation of the special chemicals business and the credibility of Akzo
EuroNews / Posted 23 days ago
on the separation of the special chemicals business and the credibility of Akzo's 2020 targets. An Akzo spokesman declined to comment when contacted by Reuters. (Reporting by Maiya Keidan and Bart Meijer; editing by Simon Jessop and Susan... Read more
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23d
Reuters
Rebuffed Elliott wants 'urgent' Akzo response on new CEOon the separation of the special chemicals business and the credibility of Akzo
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
on the separation of the special chemicals business and the credibility of Akzo's 2020 targets. An Akzo spokesman declined to comment when contacted by Reuters. Reporting by Maiya Keidan and Bart Meijer; editing by Simon Jessop and Susa... Read more
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23d
Channel NewsAsia
Hedge fund Elliott wants 'urgent' Akzo response over CEO concernson the separation of the special chemicals business and the credibility of Akzo
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
on the separation of the special chemicals business and the credibility of Akzo's 2020 targets. An Akzo spokesman declined to comment when contacted by Reuters. (Reporting by Maiya Keidan and Bart Meijer; editing by Simon Jessop)Source:... Read more
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26d
Reuters
Private equity bid for Paysafe stokes payments M&A boom(but) is not a particularly high multiple in the context of payments," UBS's Mu
Reuters / Posted 26 days ago
(but) is not a particularly high multiple in the context of payments," UBS's Mulholland said in a note to clients, flagging a 'buy' rating. Reporting by Esha Vaish in Bengaluru and Simon Jessop in London; editing by Keith Weir and Alexande... Read more
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27d
Channel NewsAsia
Blackstone, CVC make US$3.7 billion bid for payments firm Paysafetechnology, companies like PayPal and Paysafe have gained a large market share
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 27 days ago
technology, companies like PayPal and Paysafe have gained a large market share as consumers have adopted online shopping and cashless transactions. (US$1 = 0.7701 pounds) (Reporting by Esha Vaish in Bengaluru; editing by Simon Jessop)Source: Reut... Read more
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27d
Reuters
Blackstone, CVC make $3.7 billion bid for payments firm Paysafeto develop and buy more sophisticated technology, companies like PayPal and Pay
Reuters / Posted 27 days ago
to develop and buy more sophisticated technology, companies like PayPal and Paysafe have gained a large market share as consumers have adopted online shopping and cashless transactions. Reporting by Esha Vaish in Bengaluru; editing by Simon... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
AstraZeneca's silence on CEO helps wipe out 3 billion poundsformer boss Erez Vigodman and receive a signing bonus estimated at about US$20
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
former boss Erez Vigodman and receive a signing bonus estimated at about US$20 million. It said the financial terms were still being discussed. (Reporting by Kate Holton and Simon Jessop; editing by Guy Faulconbridge and David Clarke)Source: Reu... Read more
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Reuters
AstraZeneca's silence on CEO helps wipe out 3 billion poundstwice as much as former boss Erez Vigodman and receive a signing bonus estimate
Reuters / Posted 1 months ago
twice as much as former boss Erez Vigodman and receive a signing bonus estimated at about $20 million. It said the financial terms were still being discussed. Reporting by Kate Holton and Simon Jessop; editing by Guy Faulconbridge and David... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Britain seeks looser IPO rules to lure Saudi Aramco, worries investorslisting rules but were brought forward because it said it thought there was a g
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
listing rules but were brought forward because it said it thought there was a gap in its current rules. (Additional reporting by Simon Jessop in London and Katie Paul in Riyadh; Editing by Rachel Armstrong and Alexander Smith)Sou... Read more
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Reuters
Britain seeks looser IPO rules to lure Saudi Aramco, worries investorsare part of a wider review it is undertaking into Britain's listing rules but w
Reuters / Posted 1 months ago
are part of a wider review it is undertaking into Britain's listing rules but were brought forward because it said it thought there was a gap in its current rules. Additional reporting by Simon Jessop; Editing by Rachel Armstrong and Alexander S... Read more
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