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Greg Roumeliotis

Apollo in talks to finance Dish Network bid for T-Mobile, Sprint assets - sources

15 Jun 2019

Private equity group Apollo Global Management is in talks with satellite TV provider Dish Network to finance a bid for wireless assets that will be divested in the proposed merger between T-Mobile and Sprint Corp, according to two people familiar with the matter.

Apollo in talks to finance Dish Network bid for T-Mobile, Sprint assets - sources

15 Jun 2019

Private equity group Apollo Global Management is in talks with satellite TV provider Dish Network to finance a bid for wireless assets that will be divested in the proposed merger between T-Mobile and Sprint Corp, according to two people familiar with the matter.

Exclusive: Colombia's Grupo Argos approaches Summit Materials about merger-sources

13 Jun 2019

Grupo Argos, a Colombian industrial conglomerate spanning energy and building materials, has approached U.S. aggregates and cement maker Summit Materials Inc about a merger, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

Buyout firm Apollo Global agrees to acquire Shutterfly

11 Jun 2019

Private equity firm Apollo Global Management LLC said on Monday it had agreed to acquire U.S. digital imaging company Shutterfly Inc for $2.7 billion, including the company's $900 million debt.

United Technologies nears deal to merge aerospace unit with Raytheon: source

09 Jun 2019

United Technologies Corp is nearing a deal to merge its aerospace business with U.S. defense contractor Raytheon Co and form a new company worth well over $100 billion, a person familiar with the matter said on Saturday.

Exclusive: Mantle Ridge explores bid to acquire Aramark - sources

31 May 2019

Investment firm Mantle Ridge LP is exploring forming a consortium with private equity firms and sovereign wealth funds to make an offer for U.S. food services company Aramark, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

Exclusive: Wesco Aircraft explores options that include sale - sources

28 May 2019

Wesco Aircraft Holdings Inc, a U.S. distributor of parts to the aviation and defence industries, is exploring options that include a sale of the company, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

Exclusive: Kohl's explores acquisition of At Home Group - sources

16 May 2019

U.S. department store operator Kohl's Corp has approached At Home Group Inc to express interest in acquiring the U.S. home decor retail chain, people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.

Apollo Global to switch from a partnership to a corporation

02 May 2019

Apollo Global Management LLC, a manager of alternative assets such as private equity and corporate credit, said on Thursday it would convert from a partnership to a corporation, in a bid to get more investors into its stock.

Exclusive: WageWorks confirms receiving HealthEquity's acquisition bid

30 Apr 2019

NEW YORK WageWorks Inc, an administrator of employee benefits, confirmed on Monday that HealthEquity Inc, a U.S. custodian of health savings accounts, had offered to acquire it.

World News

"Sea of black" Hong Kong protesters demand leader step down

Hundreds of thousands of people clogged the streets in central Hong Kong on Sunday dressed in black to demand the city's leader step down, a day after she suspended an extradition bill in a dramatic retreat following the most violent protests in decades.