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Deals fever grips pharma industry

Wed, 23/04/2014 - 04:28

Near $50bn takeover battle for the maker of Botox and a multibillion-dollar asset swap between Novartis and GlaxoSmithKline intensifies M&A in sector

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Activist urges ‘fix’ for Silicon Valley

Wed, 23/04/2014 - 03:33

Silicon Valley’s approach to shareholder rights and to pay puts it out of line with governance practices elsewhere in corporate America, says Ubben

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Barrick chief hails benefits of merger

Tue, 22/04/2014 - 23:23

Chairman says investors should welcome the cost cuts and lower political risk that a combination with Newmont Mining could deliver

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Numericable eyes record €8.5bn junk sale

Tue, 22/04/2014 - 22:58

Demand for offering was said to be strong enough for telecoms operator to increase the size of the sale from €6bn, say people familiar with the matter

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US judges review insider trading law

Tue, 22/04/2014 - 21:24

Appeals court considers whether government’s position on key points of law varied depending on which judge they were talking to

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Kiev accuses separatists of torture

Tue, 22/04/2014 - 21:11

Ukraine’s acting president accused Russian pro-separatist groups of ‘torture’ after two dead bodies were discovered near Slavyansk

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Quindell rattled by short-sellers

Tue, 22/04/2014 - 19:26

Latest assault by US hedge funds on fast-growing tech companies, following a similar barrage against online video platform Blinkx

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Cable warns FTSE 100 groups over pay

Tue, 22/04/2014 - 19:20

Cabinet minister sharpens opposition to ‘excessive and disproportionate pay’ in the corporate sector ahead of Barclays’ annual meeting

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Ukip donor to spend ‘whatever it takes’

Tue, 22/04/2014 - 18:25

Self-made businessman, worth an estimated £400m, said he wanted to counter the tens of millions spent every year by Brussels on promoting the EU

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A white-knuckle ride in Myanmar

Tue, 22/04/2014 - 17:36

The rapidly changing Asian economy offers entrepreneurs a test of resilience and nerve

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Tax issues threaten Publicis-Omnicom deal

Tue, 22/04/2014 - 17:31

Deal agreements require that the merger be tax free to each company and both sets of shareholders but delays have clouded the prospects

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A land where voting and cricket don’t mix

Tue, 22/04/2014 - 17:03

With elections and the IPL in exile India has lost some of its exuberance

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US corporate bonds outshine juicier junk

Tue, 22/04/2014 - 14:16

Debt sold by companies with high credit quality is outperforming paper issued by junk-rated peers, with gains coming mainly from longer dated bonds

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Moyes caught offside by PR game

Tue, 22/04/2014 - 13:42

The challenge facing the Premier League club after brief and troubled reign of David Moyes to compete at the highest level in Europe

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Japan groups exposed to Chinese lawsuits

Tue, 22/04/2014 - 11:39

China’s new openness to law suits brought by private individuals against Japanese companies comes as tension simmers between the two countries

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