Suzuki Motor says it will buy back VW stake as court settles feud


TOKYO - Japan's Suzuki Motor Corp said on Sunday it would buy back the 19.9 percent stake it sold to Volkswagen AG after an international arbitration court ordered the German automaker to sell its holding.


Ageas to sell Hong Kong unit to China's JD Capital for $1.4 billion 30 Aug 2015

HONG KONG - Ageas has agreed to sell its Hong Kong insurance unit to a China-based asset manager JD Capital for HK$10.7 billion ($1.4 billion), the Belgian insurer said in a statement on Sunday, exiting a business it acquired eight years ago.


Buffett's Berkshire takes $4.48 billion stake in Phillips 66 29 Aug 2015

- Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc disclosed a $4.48 billion stake in oil refiner Phillips 66 , rebuilding a bet it had made in the energy industry before oil prices fell.


Syngenta may seek partners, JVs after product review: chairman in paper 29 Aug 2015

ZURICH - Syngenta AG may seek partners to help improve its product lineup after a thorough review in the wake of a rebuffed takeover approach from Monsanto Co , the agrichemicals group's chairman told a Swiss newspaper.


Givaudan buys cosmetics ingredients group Induchem 6:37am BST

ZURICH - Swiss flavors and fragrances group Givaudan said on Monday it would buy Induchem Holding AG, in a move to strengthen its active cosmetic business.


Ashley Madison courted several buyers, landed none before attack 29 Aug 2015

TORONTO - The owner of adultery website Ashley Madison had already been struggling to sell itself or raise funds for at least three years before the publication of details about its members, according to internal documents and emails also released by hackers as part of their assault on the company in recent weeks.


Exclusive: Carlyle looks to sell Landmark Aviation for $1.7 billion 29 Aug 2015

- Private equity firm Carlyle Group LP has been exploring a sale of aircraft leasing and maintenance company Landmark Aviation for as much as $1.7 billion, including debt, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.


Bosch acquires U.S. electric car battery developer Seeo 28 Aug 2015

FRANKFURT - Auto parts maker Robert Bosch [ROBG.UL] has bought Seeo Inc, a California-based company that has developed next-generation lithium-ion batteries that could double the range of electric cars.

Mylan shareholders back Perrigo takeover, tender offer up next 28 Aug 2015

NEW YORK - Mylan NV shareholders on Friday backed the drugmaker's hostile bid for Perrigo Co , allowing it to launch a tender offer for the company's shares in the next few weeks.

Drugmaker Baxalta in talks to buy Ariad: Bloomberg 28 Aug 2015

- Drugmaker Baxalta Inc is in talks to buy Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc to boost its oncology business, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

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