HONG KONG Morgan Stanley has usurped rivals including Deutsche Bank, Citigroup, Credit Suisse and Goldman Sachs to lead the relaunch of a $1.45 billion IPO - Hong Kong's second-largest this year - in an unusually brutal shuffling of banks' roles on a big deal.
HONG KONG Property investor ESR Cayman Ltd , backed by private-equity firm Warburg Pincus [WP.UL], relaunched an initial public offering (IPO) worth up to $1.45 billion on Monday in what could be Hong Kong's second-biggest deal this year.
U.S. power company Sempra Energy is near an agreement to sell its Chilean business to State Grid Corporation of China for close to $3 billion (2.4 billion pounds), the latest deal in its bid to shed non-core assets, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.
Hongkong/Düsseldorf Der Handelsriese Metro verkauft die Mehrheit an seinem China-Geschäft und will mit dem Erlös sein Großmarktgeschäft ankurbeln.
* Metro focusing on supplying core hospitality customers
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SHANGHAI/HONG KONG State-owned financial conglomerate China Everbright Group aims to restructure its sprawling business and pursue a billion dollar IPO next year in Hong Kong, three people with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Thursday.
NEW YORK/HONG KONG Goldman Sachs Group Inc said on Tuesday it was reviewing its involvement in Megvii Technology Ltd's planned initial public offering after the U.S. government placed the Chinese artificial intelligence firm on a human rights blacklist.
HONG KONG As anti-government protesters fought pitched battles with police in Hong Kong streets last week, a group of bankers in another part of the city were busy taking in billions for the public float of the Asia unit of the world's largest brewer.