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Harry Brumpton

MOVES-Jefferies hires bankers to expand in transport and logistics -sources

08 Jul 2019

July 8 Jefferies Financial Group Inc has hired a group of bankers from BB&T Corp to expand its investment banking coverage of the logistics and transportation sector, according to people familiar with the matter.

MOVES-RBC industrials investment banking co-head moves to Jefferies -sources

27 Jun 2019

June 27 Royal Bank of Canada's co-head of industrials investment banking Glenn Riedman has resigned to join the investment banking arm of Jefferies Financial Group Inc , according to people familiar with the matter.

RPT-FOCUS-Hudson's Bay's chairman's buyout bid pits retail vs real estate

24 Jun 2019

June 23 The success of Hudson's Bay Co Executive Chairman Richard Baker's $1.3 billion bid to take the department store operator private hinges on whether an independent valuator will view the company more as a retailer and less as a real estate owner, corporate governance experts and analysts said.

Hudson's Bay's chairman's buyout bid pits retail versus real estate

23 Jun 2019

The success of Hudson's Bay Co Executive Chairman Richard Baker's $1.3 billion bid to take the department store operator private hinges on whether an independent valuator will view the company more as a retailer and less as a real estate owner, corporate governance experts and analysts said.

Exclusive: Chevron Phillips Chemical in bid to acquire Nova Chemicals - sources

21 Jun 2019

​Chevron Phillips Chemical Company, a joint venture between Chevron Corp and Phillips 66, has offered to acquire Nova Chemicals Corp for more than $15 billion including debt, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

EXCLUSIVE-Chevron Phillips Chemical in bid to acquire Nova Chemicals -sources

20 Jun 2019

June 20 ​Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP, a joint venture between Chevron Corp and Phillips 66 , has offered to acquire Nova Chemicals Corp for more than $15 billion including debt, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

Sycamore Partners lowers Chico's offer to $350 million

19 Jun 2019

Chico's FAS, Inc said on Wednesday it plans to review a new buyout offer from private equity firm Sycamore Partners that lowered an earlier unsolicited offer.

MOVES-Gunmaker Remington taps outdoor sporting executive as CEO

14 Jun 2019

June 14 U.S. firearms maker Remington Arms Company LLC has hired former outdoor sporting goods executive Ken D'Arcy as its new chief executive, roughly a year after emerging from bankruptcy amid faltering gun sales, D'Arcy told Reuters on Friday.

Colombia's Grupo Argos approaches Summit Materials about merger - sources

13 Jun 2019

Grupo Argos, a Colombian industrial conglomerate spanning energy and building materials, has approached U.S. aggregates and cement maker Summit Materials Inc about a merger, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

Hudson's Bay chairman puts together $1.3 billion offer for retailer

10 Jun 2019

Hudson's Bay Co Executive Chairman Richard Baker said on Monday he had teamed up with other shareholders to offer to take the struggling Canadian department store operator private in a C$1.74 billion ($1.3 billion) cash deal. | Video

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