* LG Display, LG Innotek rise on improved earnings outlook
Dec 6 - Britain-based hedge fund Meditor Capital Management Ltd said it would shut down its European equity business, citing an internal review and new European rules that restrict short-selling, Bloomberg reported.
NEW YORK, Dec 5 - Private equity firm Thoma Bravo LLC is exploring a sale of two of its portfolio companies, Hyland Software Inc and LANDesk Software Inc, which could collectively be worth more than $2 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.
TAIPEI, Dec 6 - Taiwan stocks edged up 0.2 percent on Friday, paced by gains in Apple Inc supplier Largan Precision on news its November sales hit a record. At about 45 minutes into trade, the main TAIEX index had climbed to 8,392.88 points, with the electronics sub-index up 0.27 percent. Largan, which makes camera phone lenses, jumped 1 percent. It posted an 8.8 growth in November sales compared with October, the Economic Daily and the Commercial Times reported. Touch pa
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 5 - Microsoft Corp said on Thursday it had disrupted the largest network of compromised personal computers, involving some 2 million machines around the world, since it stepped up its battle against organized online criminals three years ago.
Reuters Market Eye - The rupee is higher for a third session, tracking euro gains after the ECB gave no indication of policy easing. The pair is at 61.665/675 versus 61.7525/7625 Thursday close.