Feb 7 The following are the top stories in the
Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does
not vouch for their accuracy.
Metro shareholders in big vote to support split in two
Brazilian airline Azul files for IPO
Teva says chief executive Erez Vigodman is leaving
Shareholders in Metro voted on Monday in favour of
a plan to split the German retailer into two companies, one a
wholesale and hypermarket food business, and the other Europe's
biggest consumer electronics group.
Brazilian airline Azul filed with U.S. securities regulators
on Monday to raise as much as $100 million in an initial public
offering. Azul said it intends to use a portion of the proceeds
to pay down about 333 million reais ($106.88 million) of debt.
Israel-based generic drugmaker Teva Pharmaceutical
Industries Ltd said on Monday that Chief Executive
Erez Vigodman was stepping down effective immediately and would
be replaced on an interim basis by Yitzhak Peterburg, who has
been chairman of Teva's board of directors.
($1 = 3.1155 reais)
(Compiled by Rama Venkat Raman in Bengaluru)