Seize’s Nasdaq debut to set tone for Southeast Asian tech listings

Grab's Nasdaq debut to set tone for Southeast Asian tech listings

A man walks past a Grab office in Singapore March 26, 2018. REUTERS/Edgar Su Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Register SINGAPORE, Dec 2 (Reuters) – Grab, Southeast Asia’s biggest ride-hailing and delivery firm, makes its market debut on Thursday after a record $40 billion merger with a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), … Read more

Offers of the day Mergers and acquisitions

Australian shares slip as tech, gold stocks track Wall Street sell-off

Dec 1 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1030 GMT on Wednesday: ** Software group Blue Prism (PRSMB.L) agreed to a 1.24 billion pounds ($1.65 billion) takeover offer from SS&C Technologies (SSNC.O), withdrawing its backing for a bid from rival suitor Vista. read more Register now for FREE unlimited … Read more

Offers of the day Mergers and acquisitions

Australian shares slip as tech, gold stocks track Wall Street sell-off

Nov 29 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1100 GMT on Monday: ** Shares in BT (BT.L) jumped as much as 9% before sliding back, after India’s Reliance Industries (RELI.NS) denied a media report it was weighing a bid for the British telecoms group. read more ** Nigeria’s Seplat … Read more

Even in tech hub Shenzhen, China’s property market succumbs to chills

Even in tech hub Shenzhen, China's property market succumbs to chills

Buildings are seen in Shenzhen, China September 18, 2018. . REUTERS/Jason Lee Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Register SHENZHEN, China, Nov 29 (Reuters) – Life used to be good for Jerry Tang, who left his rural hometown in 2014 to become a real estate agent in Shenzhen – China’s tech megacity and … Read more

EXCLUSIVE D. Telekom, Vodafone, others need U.S. tech giants to assist fund community prices

EXCLUSIVE D. Telekom, Vodafone, others want U.S. tech giants to help fund network costs

BRUSSELS, Nov 29 (Reuters) – U.S. tech giants should bear some of the costs of developing Europe’s telecoms networks because they use them so heavily, chief executives of Deutsche Telekom (DTEGn.DE), Vodafone (VOD.L) and 11 other major European telecoms companies said on Monday. The call by the CEOs comes as the telecoms industry faces massive … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Geely unit Lotus Tech goals to lift as much as $500 mln in funds – CFO

Australian shares slip as tech, gold stocks track Wall Street sell-off

SHANGHAI, Nov 26 (Reuters) – Lotus Technology, a new unit of China’s Geely (GEELY.UL) set up to develop the technology to power Lotus sports cars, is planning to raise $400 million to $500 million before the end of this year, its chief financial officer told Reuters. Lotus Technology, part of Group Lotus which is in … Read more

Italy – Components to observe on Nov. 25

Australian shares slip as tech, gold stocks track Wall Street sell-off

The following factors could affect Italian markets on Thursday. Reuters has not verified the newspaper reports, and cannot vouch for their accuracy. New items are marked with (*). For a complete list of diary events in Italy please click on . Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Register POLITICS Italy reported 85 coronavirus-related … Read more

Spain’s BBVA says Garanti deal priced in additional lira depreciation

Spain's BBVA says Garanti deal priced in further lira depreciation

A view shows the Spanish bank BBVA’s headquarters, in Madrid, Spain November 17, 2020. REUTERS/Juan Medina Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Register MADRID, Nov 24 (Reuters) – Spain’s BBVA (BBVA.MC) on Wednesday reiterated its long-term commitment towards Turkey and said lira depreciation had been taken into account while structuring its recent purchase … Read more

Australian shares slip as tech, gold shares monitor Wall Avenue sell-off

Australian shares slip as tech, gold stocks track Wall Street sell-off

Nov 24 (Reuters) – Australian shares inched lower on Wednesday, dragged down by technology and gold stocks, as rising Treasury yields sparked a panic selloff of the bullion and some big U.S. tech names. The S&P/ASX 200 index (.AXJO) fell 0.2% to 7,395.1 by 0039 GMT. The benchmark index closed up 0.8% on Tuesday. Gold … Read more

Offers of the day Mergers and acquisitions

Deals of the day Mergers and acquisitions

Nov 23 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1100 GMT on Tuesday: ** U.S.-based Advent International and Centerbridge Partners have made a joint takeover offer for Germany’s Aareal Bank (ARLG.DE) that values the lender at 1.7 billion euros ($1.9 billion). read more ** Britain’s Marks & Spencer (MKS.L) has … Read more