Belarus potash company hopes to sign contract with India in June


MINSK Belarus Potash Company is finishing work on a supply contract with India and hopes to sign it by the end of June, the company said on Thursday.

Corrected: Russia's Uralkali hopes producers will sign new supply deal with India in June 22 Jun 2016

(Corrects headline, first and third paragraph after company clarifies it hopes producers, not just Uralkali, will sign a deal with India)

Scotiabank partners with Kabbage to offer small business loans online 22 Jun 2016

TORONTO Bank of Nova Scotia said on Wednesday it was partnering with financial technology company Kabbage to enable small businesses to take out loans of up to C$100,000 ($78,290) online in as little as seven minutes.

Exclusive - Francisco Partners, Elliott near Dell software deal - sources 20 Jun 2016

Buyout firm Francisco Partners and the private equity arm of activist hedge fund Elliott Management Corp are in advanced talks to acquire Dell Inc's software division for more than $2 billion, three people familiar with the matter said.

China outbound M&A beats 2015 record with 6 months to spare 20 Jun 2016

HONG KONG In less than six months of 2016, China's appetite for overseas acquisitions has already outgrown last year's record, as deal-hungry mainland buyers chase global assets such as real estate, chemicals and high-end technology.

Indian consortium to pay $2.1 bln for stake in Rosneft's Vankor - Ifax 17 Jun 2016

MOSCOW A consortium of Indian oil companies will pay just over $2 billion for a 23.9 percent stake in Russian oil producer Rosneft's Vankor oil field, Interfax news agency cited sources as saying on Friday.

Siemens, Gamesa to form world's largest wind farm business 17 Jun 2016

MADRID/FRANKFURT Siemens and Spain's Gamesa agreed on Friday to combine assets to create the world's biggest builder of windfarms, with the German company paying 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion) cash to Gamesa's shareholders to take a majority stake.

BP plans to keep its stake in Russia's Rosneft unchanged - Interfax 15 Jun 2016

MOSCOW International oil major BP plans to keep its stake in Russian oil giant Rosneft at the current level, Interfax news agency reported on Wednesday, citing BP's Chief Executive Bob Dudley.

Exclusive: EU set to clear unconditionally Marriott, Starwood deal - source 14 Jun 2016

BRUSSELS U.S. hotel chain Marriott International is on track to win unconditional EU antitrust approval for its cash and share purchase of Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Inc, a person familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.