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Starbucks' China challenger Luckin raises $561 million in U.S. IPO

17 May 2019

NEW YORK/HONG KONG Luckin Coffee Inc, the Chinese challenger to Starbucks Corp, on Thursday priced its U.S. initial public offering at the top end of its targeted range and sold more shares than planned in the biggest U.S. float by a Chinese firm this year. | Video

Exclusive: Kohl's explores acquisition of At Home Group - sources

15 May 2019

U.S. department store operator Kohl's Corp has approached At Home Group Inc to express interest in acquiring the U.S. home decor retail chain, people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.

Barrick Gold prepping sale of Zambian copper mine in second half - sources

14 May 2019

LONDON/NEW YORK Barrick Gold Corp, the world's second largest bullion miner, is preparing its Zambian copper mine Lumwana for sale in the second half of 2019, looking to target Chinese buyers, three sources with knowledge of the matter said.

Hudson's Bay pursuing alternatives for Lord + Taylor

06 May 2019

NEW YORK Canadian retail operator Hudson's Bay Co said on Monday that it was pursuing strategic alternatives such as a sale or merger for its department store Lord + Taylor, which has struggled to attract shoppers.

Volkswagen sounds out buyers for MAN Energy Solutions -sources

06 May 2019

FRANKFURT Volkswagen has approached several companies to gauge their appetite for buying MAN Energy Solutions, which makes large diesel engines for ships and power generators, people close to the matter said.

HBC pursuing strategic alternatives for Lord + Taylor - statement

06 May 2019

NEW YORK, May 6 HBC said on Monday that it was pursuing strategic alternatives for its Lord + Taylor business that could include a possible sale or merger.

Volkswagen approaches potential buyers of MAN Energy Solutions unit -sources

06 May 2019

FRANKFURT, May 6 Volkswagen has approached several companies to gauge their appetite for buying MAN Energy Solutions, a unit which makes large diesel engines used in ships and power generators, people close to the matter said.

Canopy Growth nearing deal to buy U.S.-based pot company Acreage Holdings: source

18 Apr 2019

Canadian marijuana producer Canopy Growth Corp is close to a deal to buy U.S.-based pot firm Acreage Holdings, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters on Wednesday.

Buyout firm Apollo to buy Smart & Final Stores for $1.1 billion

16 Apr 2019

Apollo Global Management LLC said on Tuesday it will acquire Smart & Final Stores Inc for about $1.1 billion (842.4 million pounds), including debt, the second time the private equity firm will own the U.S. food retailer.

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