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Pamela Barbaglia

BC Partners gears up to sell financial media firm Acuris: sources

28 Nov 2018

LONDON/FRANKFURT European buyout fund BC Partners is preparing to sell its financial news and data business Acuris in a deal that could be worth more than 1 billion pounds, three sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

Digital media company Technicolor explores options including sale - sources

16 Nov 2018

LONDON/NEW YORK Technicolor SA has been exploring options that include a full or partial sale of the French digital media company, as its set-top box business struggles because of higher prices for memory chips, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.

Stada, Angelini among final bidders for $1 billion Bristol-Myers' UPSA unit: sources

08 Nov 2018

FRANKFURT/LONDON German drugmaker Stada and Italian healthcare company Angelini are the only industry players to be shortlisted to make final bids for Bristol-Myers Squibb's French over-the-counter drugs business, four sources close to the deal said.

Stada, Angelini among final bidders for $1 bln Bristol-Myers' Upsa unit - sources

08 Nov 2018

FRANKFURT/LONDON, Nov 8 German drugmaker Stada and Italian healthcare company Angelini are the only industry players to be shortlisted to make final bids for Bristol-Myers Squibb's French over-the-counter drugs business, four sources close to the deal said.

KKR, Allianz among four contenders for Altice Europe fiber sale: sources

06 Nov 2018

LONDON/PARIS Rival consortia led by U.S. buyout fund KKR and Germany's insurer Allianz are among the four main contenders for a stake in the fiber network business of Dutch-based telecom company Altice , sources said.

KKR, Allianz among four contenders for Altice Europe fibre sale - sources

06 Nov 2018

LONDON/PARIS Rival consortia led by U.S. buyout fund KKR and Germany's insurer Allianz are among the four main contenders for a stake in the fibre network business of Dutch-based telecom firm Altice , sources said.

RPT-UPDATE 1-Owners of Italy's Esselunga seek investors to bankroll buyout plan - sources

01 Nov 2018

LONDON/MILAN, Oct 31 The majority owners of Italian supermarket chain Esselunga are seeking to team up with long-term investors to take full control of the business and squeeze out two of the family heirs, three sources familiar with the matter said.

Owners of Italy's Esselunga seek investors to bankroll buyout plan: sources

31 Oct 2018

LONDON/MILAN The majority owners of Italian supermarket chain Esselunga are seeking to team up with long-term investors to take full control of the business and squeeze out two of the family heirs, three sources familiar with the matter said.

Fiat Chrysler agrees to sell Magneti Marelli to Calsonic Kansei - sources

22 Oct 2018

MILAN/LONDON Fiat Chrysler (FCA) has agreed to sell its Magneti Marelli unit to KKR's Calsonic Kansei, two sources familiar with the matter said on Sunday, adding the deal would be announced on Monday.

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