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Refinitiv/LSEG: Third parties have until late next week to comment on remedies in EC review – sources

Third parties have until late next week to provide feedback to the European Commission (EC) on the remedies offered by London Stock Exchange Group for its proposed… Read More

Engie engages with advisors ahead of complex New Solutions carve-out – sources

French energy giant Engie is holding conversations with potential advisors as it looks to embark on the long road to carving a New Solutions division, three sources familiar with… Read More

Keliber to launch EUR 30m fundraise in September, plans EUR 350m fundraise in 2022 – CEO

EUR 350m fundraise could include debt component IPO plans cancelled, could reassess in future Keliber, the Finnish lithium hydroxide company, is preparing a EUR 30m… Read More

Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield’s activist unlikely to be appeased by any reduction in rights-issue size – source

The Aermont Capital-led group of activist investors opposed to Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield’s proposed EUR 3.5bn rights issue would not settle for a smaller issuance, according to a source close… Read More

William Hill spoke to potential bidders other than Caesars, Apollo – sources

William Hill [LON:WMH] spoke to suitors besides Caesars Entertainment [NASDAQ:CZR] and Apollo Global Management [NYSE:APO] before agreeing a deal with the US gaming group, a source close to… Read More

Osram/ams DPLTA compensation could reach ‘minimum EUR 60-70’ per share – lawyer

Osram minority investors could expect compensation to reach a “minimum of EUR 60-70 per share” if they are willing to challenge the Domination and Profit… Read More

KKR-backed Acteon and Fugro explored tie-up options – sources

Dutch geo-intelligence and asset integrity specialist Fugro [AMS:FUR] and KKR-backed subsea surface and equipment player Acteon have engaged in tie-up discussions, two sources familiar with the matter said.  … Read More

Elementis chromium division seen as logical divestment candidate amid leverage pressure, advisors say

Elementis  could consider selling its chromium business to ease leverage pressure amid weakened demand and poor trading performance, according to several sector bankers.   The UK… Read More

Vedanta Resources eyes USD secured bonds to back Indian unit privatization; ends PE option

Vedanta Resources Ltd (VRL) aims to price planned USD senior secured 12-18-month bonds as soon as next week (10 August-14 August) to part-fund its proposed… Read More

Morning Flash AP: Baidu secondary listing expected; rumoured take-private would require major geo-political driver

Dealreporter analysts pick out hints of future material developments in merger arb and special situations by combing through transcripts, stock exchange filings, analyst reports and news… Read More