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Aramco: Brexit could make LSE listing less attractive

The London Stock Exchange’s bid for a slice of Saudi Aramco’s anticipated public offering might have become more complicated after Thursday’s Brexit vote, said three industry bankers. The vote raised… Read More

Hershey sale resistance may melt on upped bid

15 July 2016 – The philanthropic trust controlling The Hershey Company (NYSE:HSY) does not have the same reasons in 2016 to reject a bid for… Read More

Cabela’s pairing up suitors, final bids weeks away

27 July 2016 – The Cabela’s (NYSE:CAB) sale process continues to move slowly as suitors work through complications around the company’s credit card business, two… Read More

EMC/Dell refile with MOFCOM

23 August 2016 – Dell and EMC (NYSE:EMC) refiled with the Chinese Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) late last week, a person familiar with the matter said. The companies remain… Read More

ChemChina receives interest in Syngenta equity financing from foreign groups – sources

09 Sep 2016 – Syngenta [VTX:SYNN] suitor ChemChina has received expressions of interest from international investors looking to participate in equity financing alongside domestic investors, according to a source… Read More

Bayer yet to enter underwriting agreement for Monsanto equity financing

22 Sep 2016 – Monsanto [NYSE:MON] bidder Bayer [FRA:BAYN] has yet to enter into any underwriting agreement for the proposed USD 19bn in equity issuance backing its approach, according… Read More

Telxius IPO: investors flag concerns about yieldco structure – sources

23 Sep 2016 – Some potential investors in Telxius, Telefonica’s [BME:TEF] telecoms infrastructure vehicle, are concerned its business model is similar to a yieldco, said a buysider, a source familiar… Read More

China outbound deals facing no respite from SAFE scrutiny, advisors say

5 October 2016 – China’s forex regulator is showing no signs of relaxing its scrutiny of outbound transactions, said three legal advisory sources close to… Read More