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Greg Roumeliotis

Majority of CEOs expect global economy to cool in PwC survey

7:57am GMT

DAVOS, Switzerland More than half of chief executives in an annual survey by PwC expect a slowdown in global economic growth this year, in marked contrast to the confidence that has lifted stock markets.

Hedge fund Standard General unveils challenge to Tegna's board

15 Jan 2020

A large investor in Tegna Inc said on Wednesday it will nominate four directors to the U.S. regional TV station operator's board, arguing the company's stock has underperformed and changes are needed.

UPDATE 1-Hedge fund Standard General unveils challenge to Tegna's board

15 Jan 2020

Jan 15 A large investor in Tegna Inc said on Wednesday it will nominate four directors to the U.S. regional TV station operator's board, arguing the company's stock has underperformed and changes are needed.

Hedge fund Standard General unveils challenge to Tegna's board

15 Jan 2020

Jan 15 A large investor in Tegna Inc on Wednesday said it will nominate four directors to the U.S. regional TV station operator's board, arguing the company's stock has underperformed and changes are needed.

Dealmakers eye cross-border M&A recovery as mega mergers roll on

31 Dec 2019

NEW YORK/LONDON A rise in large mergers and acquisitions (M&A) helped offset a plunge in cross-border deals in 2019, and many dealmakers say they expect subsiding geopolitical risk to embolden companies to pursue more tie-ups across regions in 2020.

Exclusive: TOMS Shoes creditors to take over the company

28 Dec 2019

TOMS Shoes LLC's creditors have agreed to take over the maker of casual footwear in exchange for restructuring its debt, according to a company letter sent to employees on Friday and people familiar with the matter.

Exclusive: Property firm UDR explores deal with Mack-Cali Realty - sources

20 Dec 2019

U.S. multi-family apartment firm UDR Inc is exploring a combination with Mack-Cali Realty Corp , an owner of multi-family rental properties and commercial office space, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

Exclusive: Property firm UDR explores deal with Mack-Cali Realty - sources

19 Dec 2019

U.S. multi-family apartment firm UDR Inc is exploring a combination with Mack-Cali Realty Corp , an owner of multi-family rental properties and commercial office space, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

Exclusive: ProSieben's NuCom looks at Meet Group acquisition - sources

17 Dec 2019

German broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE's e-commerce arm NuCom Group is exploring the acquisition of U.S. live streaming app developer Meet Group Inc , people familiar with the matter said.

Exclusive: Hudson's Bay's take-private deal falls short - sources

14 Dec 2019

Saks Fifth Avenue owner Hudson's Bay Co has fallen short of securing enough shareholder support for a C$1.9 billion (1.11 billion pounds) deal to take the department store operator private, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.

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