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Austria's Signa partners with RFR to buy New York's Chrysler Building: sources

09 Mar 2019

(This story corrects the name of Signa founder in paragraph 7)

Apollo Global to buy Direct ChassisLink in $2.5 billion deal: sources

07 Mar 2019

Buyout firm Apollo Global Management LLC has agreed to acquire Direct ChassisLink Inc, the largest chassis rental and leasing company in the United States, for about $2.5 billion, including debt, according to people familiar with the matter.

CORRECTED-MOVES-UBS hires consumer banker Romitha Mally from Greenhill

03 Mar 2019

Feb 28 UBS Group AG has hired consumer and retail banker Romitha Mally as a vice chairman for investment banking, according to an internal memo sent out on Thursday.

Chocolatier Godiva to sell Asian-Pacific operations to MBK Partners

20 Feb 2019

Godiva Chocolatier, the Belgian manufacturer of gourmet chocolates, has agreed to sell parts of its Asia-Pacific business to private equity firm MBK Partners, Godiva CEO Annie Young-Scrivner told Reuters on Wednesday.

Retailer Payless ShoeSource set to shutter its U.S. stores: sources

14 Feb 2019

U.S. discount retailer Payless ShoeSource Inc plans to close all of its approximately 2,300 stores when it files for bankruptcy later this month for the second time in as many years, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

Amazon, GM in talks to invest in electric pickup truck maker Rivian: sources

13 Feb 2019

Amazon.com Inc and General Motors Co are in talks to invest in Rivian Automotive LLC in a deal that would value the U.S. electric pickup truck manufacturer at between $1 billion and $2 billion, people familiar with the matter told Reuters on Tuesday. | Video

Papa John's picks hedge fund Starboard over founder for investment

04 Feb 2019

By Svea Herbst-Bayliss, Uday Sampath Kumar and Harry Brumpton

Exclusive: Food retailer Smart & Final explores sale - sources

04 Feb 2019

Smart & Final Stores Inc , a U.S. food retailer controlled by private equity firm Ares Management Corp , is exploring options that include a sale of the company, according to people familiar with the matter.

Exclusive: Food retailer Smart & Final explores sale - sources

04 Feb 2019

Smart & Final Stores Inc, a U.S. food retailer controlled by private equity firm Ares Management Corp, is exploring options that include a sale of the company, according to people familiar with the matter.

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