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France’s Iliad plans to bid for bigger T-Mobile stake: Bloomberg

(Reuters) – French low-cost telecom operator Iliad SA is gearing up to bid for a "significantly larger" stake in T-Mobile US Inc than it previously sought for in July, a Bloomberg report said, citing people familiar with the matter. Iliad, … Continue reading

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United Engineers shares halted amid stake talks

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SoftBank considers stake in Legendary Pictures: report

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s SoftBank Corp has been in talks to take a minority stake in privately held movie studio Legendary Pictures, entertainment trade publication The Hollywood Reporter reported on Tuesday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Alibaba pays $459 million for stake in Chinese hotel tech company

BEIJING (Reuters) – Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, in its first big investment since raising $ 25 billion in a record-breaking New York initial public offering, has bought 15 percent of Chinese hospitality technology provider Beijing Shiji Information Technology Co Ltd … Continue reading

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Activist investor takes stake in Yahoo, urges AOL combination

By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Activist investor Starboard Value LP said on Friday it has acquired a significant stake in Yahoo Inc and urged the struggling Internet company to cut costs, monetize its Asian assets and seek a … Continue reading

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AT&T, Chernin venture to buy majority stake in Fullscreen

By Lisa Richwine LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Otter Media, a joint venture between telecom giant AT&T Inc and The Chernin Group, has agreed to buy a majority stake in Fullscreen, one of the largest networks on YouTube, the companies announced … Continue reading

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Rocket Internet CEO stands to lift stake via options: report

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Oliver Samwer, chief executive and co-founder of Rocket Internet is in a position to increase his stake in the German venture capital firm under a stock options program that will be part of its planned stock market … Continue reading

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Conoco puts North Sea stake on the block

The auction of a stake in a prized field comes amid a debate over Scotland’s rights to oil revenues in the event of an independence vote Asia homepage

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Sinopec sells $17.4bn retail unit stake

Sale to mostly domestic investors is far from the opening of the Chinese oil sector to outside forces that reformers had sought Asia homepage

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EBay shares backtrack after it dismisses talk of Google stake

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Shares of eBay Inc lost much of their Friday gains after the online retailer dismissed market speculation that Google Inc may be preparing to buy a slice of the company. The stock rose as much … Continue reading

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