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Liana B. Baker

UPDATE 1-MOVES-Bank of Montreal promotes U.S. investment bankers -memo

17 Oct 2018

NEW YORK, Oct 16 Bank of Montreal has appointed veteran investment banker Susan Wolford as vice-chair of investment and corporate banking and Patrick Kratus as head of technology and businesses services, according to a memo reviewed by Reuters on Tuesday.

MOVES-Bank of Montreal promotes U.S. investment bankers -memo

16 Oct 2018

NEW YORK, Oct 16 Bank of Montreal has appointed veteran investment banker Susan Wolford as vice-chair of investment and corporate banking and Patrick Kratus as head of technology and businesses services, according to a memo reviewed by Reuters on Tuesday.

Exclusive: Mitek rebuffs Elliott-backed ASG's takeover approach - sources

10 Oct 2018

Mitek Systems Inc, a U.S. provider of financial technology to banks, has rejected a takeover approach from hedge fund Elliott Management Corp's software company ASG Technologies, people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.

ISS says renegotiating Dell tracking stock offer would be best option

05 Oct 2018

Shareholder advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services Inc (ISS) said on Friday that Dell Technologies Inc should renegotiate an offer to acquire a tracking stock tied to is virtualization software subsidiary VMWare Inc.

Social media analytics platform Hootsuite explores sale: sources

04 Oct 2018

Hootsuite Inc, a Canadian company that describes itself as the world's most widely used platform for managing social media, is exploring a sale that could value it at more than $750 million, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

RPT-SEC’s focus on U.S. corporate bosses pays off with Musk settlement

01 Oct 2018

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON Sept 30 A high-profile settlement with Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk exemplifies a recent push by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to go after executives and not just their companies, securities law experts said.

SEC’s focus on U.S. corporate bosses pays off with Musk settlement

01 Oct 2018

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON A high-profile settlement with Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk exemplifies a recent push by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to go after executives and not just their companies, securities law experts said.

Global M&A volume drops in third-quarter as trade tensions loom

28 Sep 2018

NEW YORK/LONDON Global mergers and acquisitions dropped to $783 billion in the third quarter, down 35 percent from the prior quarter, as the escalating trade dispute between the United States and China cast a shadow on the financial and regulatory prospects of some deals.

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