LONDON, Nov 30 Private equity firm Charterhouse Capital Partners said on Monday it had agreed to sell high-tech insulation firm Armacell to private equity funds managed by Blackstone.
ZURICH, Nov 30 The Swiss blue-chip SMI was seen opening 0.1 percent easier at 8996 points on Monday, according to premarket indications by bank Julius Baer .
* Grocers with 200-900 mln euros annual turnover seen vulnerable
* EQT VII acquires 68% of votes and 63% of capital in IFS for sek 362.50 per share
SAO PAULO, Nov 29 Grupo BTG Pactual SA has agreed to sell its 12 percent stake in Rede D'Or São Luiz SA, Brazil's largest hospital chain, to Singapore's sovereign wealth fund GIC Pte Ltd for almost 2.5 billion reais ($633 million), a source directly involved in the deal said on Sunday.
SAO PAULO, Nov 29 Grupo BTG Pactual SA HAS approached partners in Rede D'Or São Luiz SA, Brazil's largest hospital chain, over the sale of its 12 percent stake in the company, as the embattled investment bank struggles to stem fallout from the arrest of its chairman, André Esteves, last week, two sources with knowledge of the situation said.
SAO PAULO, Nov 27 The reliance of Brazil's Grupo BTG Pactual SA on market funding may pose an immediate challenge for new boss Persio Arida, who sought to calm clients on Friday after its shares fell for a third straight day.
BRUSSELS, Nov 27 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:
TORONTO, Nov 27 The Toronto Zoo's twin giant panda cubs have been moved to a larger incubator and are doing very well, the zoo said on Friday in an update of the six-week old cubs, the first baby pandas born in Canada.
Nov 27 UBM Plc is in the final stages of discussions to divest PR Newswire Association LLC, with Cision and Vista Equity Partners Management LLC competing to acquire the press release distributor, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.
Rupert Murdoch, co-chairman of Wall Street Journal publisher News Corp , on Friday said he had "strong word" that the Tribune Publishing Co's newspaper group will be bought by a Wall Street firm, while the Los Angeles Times will be split off and purchased by local investors including philanthropist Eli Broad.
NEW DELHI India's biggest telecommunications carrier, Bharti Airtel Ltd , said it will invest 600 billion rupees ($8.98 billion) over three years to upgrade its network to improve voice and data services in the world's second-biggest mobile phone market by number of customers.