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UPDATE 1-U.S. hedge fund Tiger Global sells entire stake in Barclays -FT

Feb 17 U.S. hedge fund Tiger Global Management has sold its entire stake in Britain's Barclays Plc, the Financial Times reported on Sunday.

U.S. hedge fund Tiger Global sells entire stake in Barclays - FT

Feb 17 U.S. hedge fund Tiger Global Management has sold its entire stake in Britain's Barclays Plc, the Financial Times reported on Sunday.

M&A, Regulatory News, 17 Feb 2019

Israel's Leumi to complete sale of credit card unit Feb 26

JERUSALEM, Feb 17 Israel's Bank Leumi said on Sunday it would complete the sale of its credit card unit to U.S. private equity firm Warburg Pincus on Feb. 26.

Regulatory News, 17 Feb 2019

UPDATE 2-Russian court extends custody of Baring Vostok's Calvey until April

* Russian court orders custody until April 13 (Adds details, quotes, writes through)

Bonds, Regulatory News 16 Feb 2019

Baring Vostok's Calvey tells Russian court he will cooperate with investigation

MOSCOW, Feb 16 Michael Calvey, the U.S. founder of one of Russia's biggest private equity firms, told a Russian court on Saturday he would cooperate with an investigation into alleged financial misconduct and comply with terms if put under house arrest.

16 Feb 2019

UPDATE 2-Malaysia's Axiata accepts offer for Singapore mobile operator M1

KUALA LUMPUR/SINGAPORE, Feb 16 Malaysia's Axiata Group, the largest shareholder in Singapore mobile operator M1 Ltd, has accepted a bid from Singapore investors that valued M1 at S$1.9 billion ($1.4 billion).

16 Feb 2019

Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

Feb 15 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2200 GMT on Friday:

Regulatory News, 15 Feb 2019

MOVES-WeWork executive Joel Steinhaus joins board of Heard Capital

Feb 15 Joel Steinhaus, the global head of WeWork Companies Inc's financial services practice, has joined the advisory board of hedge fund Heard Capital.

15 Feb 2019

UPDATE 3-Amazon places big bet on aspiring Tesla rival Rivian

DETROIT/SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 15 Amazon.com Inc said on Friday it would lead a $700 million investment in U.S. electric pickup truck startup Rivian Automotive LLC, in the e-commerce giant's biggest bet on technologies with potential to reshape the automotive sector.

Regulatory News, 15 Feb 2019

Coty forms special panel to evaluate JAB's offer to raise stake to 60 percent

Feb 15 Coty Inc said on Friday it has formed a special committee to evaluate shareholder JAB Holding Co's offer to raise its stake in the cosmetics maker to 60 percent.

Regulatory News, 15 Feb 2019