Oct 21 Engineering company GKN Plc said on Friday it had agreed to sell its Stromag unit to automobile parts maker Altra Industrial Motion Corp for 184 million euros ($200 million) in cash.
LONDON, Oct 21 Global stocks were set for their first weekly gain in four weeks on Friday and the dollar rose to its highest since March, as the euro came under pressure after the European Central Bank shot down talk of a tapering of its asset purchases.
Oct 21 Moody's Corp, parent of ratings agency Moody's Investor Services, said on Friday the U.S. Justice Department was preparing a civil complaint against the company, alleging violations of federal law in the run-up to the financial crisis.
Oct 21 Moody's Corp, parent of ratings agency Moody's Investors Service, said on Friday the U.S. Justice Department was preparing a civil complaint against the company, alleging violations of federal law in the run-up to the financial crisis.
* Q3 earnings per share view $0.82 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S
FRANKFURT, Oct 21 Bain, Apollo and Lone Star have been shortlisted in the sale of building materials maker Xella, a potential 2 billion euro ($2.18 billion) deal, according to several people close to the transaction.
LONDON, Oct 21 Venezuela's state oil producer PDVSA wants investors to tender an extra $600 million in a bond swap, preferably from the issue maturing in November 2017, to reach required levels of participation, a source close to the deal said on Friday.
LONDON, Oct 21 Emerging stocks fell on Friday but were still on course to end the week up over 1 percent, while currencies were pressured by a strong dollar with China's yuan hitting a six-year low.
* Non-brokered private placement of up to 7.9 million common shares in capital of company at a price of C$3.17
NEW YORK, Oct 21 (Reuters/IFR) - The dramatic shift to online shopping that has crushed U.S. department stores in recent years now threatens the investors who a decade ago funded the vast expanse of brick and mortar emporiums that many Americans no longer visit.
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