FRANKFURT/ZURICH Buyout group EQT Partners is launching the sale of outsourcing firm VFS in coming weeks in a potential 2-2.5 billion Swiss franc deal, people close to the matter said.
NEW YORK/FRANKFURT Liberty Latin America Ltd , a wireless and cable operator in South America and the Caribbean, has approached peer Millicom International Cellular SA with an acquisition offer, Millicom said on Monday.
FRANKFURT German regional utility EWE [LANDWE.UL] will offer investors a minority stake next month, three people familiar with the matter said, in a deal that could value the whole group at up to 6.2 billion euros ($7.2 billion).
FRANKFURT/ZURICH Switzerland's Clariant has begun the sale of its pigments business as part of wider a streamlining which it has said it will complete by the end of 2020, sources said.
FRANKFURT BASF is looking to shed a sizeable portfolio of assets to try to salvage a deal it struck in 2017 to buy Belgian chemicals group Solvay's polyamide business, people close to the matter said.
FRANKFURT Thyssenkrupp will propose as chairwoman Martina Merz, whose background includes roles at Volvo , Bosch [ROBG.UL] and Lufthansa , the German company said, as it prepares to spin off its capital goods units.
FRANKFURT/BERLIN German public sector bank NordLB is in exclusive talks to sell the last of its soured shipping loans to Cerberus, while also talking to Cerberus and rival Centerbridge about a potential investment in the bank, sources close to the matter said.