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

Nikkei sinks to one-month low on new virus variant, China tech crackdown information

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

TOKYO, Nov 26 (Reuters) – Japan’s Nikkei slumped on Friday to its lowest level in a month as a new coronavirus variant found in South Africa raised an alarm, while the news that Beijing has asked Chinese hailing giant Didi (DIDI.N) to delist from New York also soured the mood. The Nikkei average (.N225) dropped … 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

Japanese shares rebound from sharp losses, tech shares lead beneficial properties

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

TOKYO, Nov 25 (Reuters) – Japanese shares rose on Thursday, with technology shares leading gains, as investors scouted for bargains after sharp declines in the previous session. The Nikkei share average (.N225) rose 0.7% to 29,514.38 by 0155 GMT, while the broader Topix (.TOPX) was up 0.37% to 2,026.53. “The declines in the previous session, … Read more

Nokia to staff up with YADRO to construct 4G, 5G base stations in Russia

Nokia to team up with YADRO to build 4G, 5G base stations in Russia

A view of the logo at the headquarters of the Finnish telecoms company Nokia in Espoo, Finland March 16, 2021. Lehtikuva/Heikki Saukkomaa via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Register MOSCOW, Nov 24 (Reuters) – Nokia (NOKIA.HE) and Russia’s YADRO plan to set up a joint venture to build 4G and 5G … 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

Paytm IPO distress leaves Indian tech trying West

Paytm IPO misery leaves Indian tech looking West

A vendor weighs vegetables next to a Paytm sign in Mumbai, India, April 2, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas MUMBAI, Nov 18 (Reuters Breakingviews) – India’s market is mispricing technology company initial public offerings. Alibaba (9988.HK), Ant and SoftBank Group-backed (9984.T) financial super-app Paytm (PAYT.NS) plunged a bruising 24% on its Thursday debut, in contrast to the … Read more

Unique: U.S.-China tech warfare clouds SK Hynix’s plans for a key chip manufacturing unit

Exclusive: U.S.-China tech war clouds SK Hynix's plans for a key chip factory

The logo of SK Hynix is seen at its headquarters in Seongnam, South Korea, April 25, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji SEOUL, Nov 18 (Reuters) – Plans by Korea’s SK Hynix (000660.KS) to overhaul a huge facility in China so it can make memory chips more efficiently are in jeopardy, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters, … Read more

S&P International, IHS win U.S. antitrust approval for $44 billion take care of circumstances

S&P Global, IHS win U.S. antitrust approval for $44 billion deal with conditions

WASHINGTON, Nov 12 (Reuters) – Business information provider S&P Global Inc (SPGI.N) and IHS Markit Ltd (INFO.N) have won U.S. antitrust approval for their planned merger, on condition it sell some businesses and scrap a non-compete agreement with GasBuddy, the Justice Department said in a statement. The $44 billion deal was initially announced in November … Read more