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Exclusive: Education firm Galileo up for sale with $2.7 billion price tag - sources

13 Feb 2020

LONDON The private equity owner of one of Europe's largest private education groups, Galileo Global Education, has put the business up for the sale in a deal worth about 2.5 billion euros ($2.72 billion), three sources told Reuters.

Exclusive: Education firm Galileo up for sale with $2.7 billion price tag - sources

13 Feb 2020

LONDON The private equity owner of one of Europe's largest private education groups, Galileo Global Education, has put the business up for the sale in a deal worth about 2.5 billion euros ($2.72 billion), three sources told Reuters.

EXCLUSIVE-Education firm Galileo up for sale with $2.7 bln price tag- sources

13 Feb 2020

LONDON, Feb 13 The private equity owner of one of Europe's largest private education groups, Galileo Global Education, has put the business up for the sale in a deal worth about 2.5 billion euros ($2.72 billion), three sources told Reuters.

EXCLUSIVE-Providence launches $2.7 bln sale of education firm Galileo - sources

13 Feb 2020

LONDON, Feb 13 The private equity owner of one of Europe's largest private education groups, Galileo Global Education, has put the business up for the sale in a deal worth about 2.5 billion euros ($2.72 billion), three sources told Reuters.

Permira snatches up Italian luxury sneaker brand Golden Goose

13 Feb 2020

LONDON Dr Martens owner Permira has clinched a deal to buy Italian luxury sneaker brand Golden Goose, trumping rival bids from U.S. investors and betting on the luxury goods industry despite China's economic slowdown.

Cinven hires IPO adviser for German lab group Synlab: sources

12 Feb 2020

FRANKFURT/LONDON Buyout fund Cinven has launched preparations for a potential stock market listing of German laboratory services group Synlab, while also sounding out potential buyers for a 5.5 billion euro ($6 billion) deal, sources close to the matter said.

China's HNA steps up efforts to sell Swissport at big discount: sources

06 Feb 2020

LONDON/FRANKFURT China's HNA Group is resuming efforts to find a buyer for airport luggage handler Swissport despite facing a loss of several hundred million dollars on its initial $2.8 billion investment, four sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Special Report: When Ana ditched Andrea: The saga of Santander

31 Jan 2020

LONDON In September 2018, Santander, one of Europe's biggest banks, tweeted a video of its incoming new chief executive, an Italian investment banker named Andrea Orcel. Depicting a meeting with the bank's boss, Ana Botin, the clip showed the silver-haired Italian cutting the air with a decisive gesture.

Centerview lures top French dealmakers to its new Paris hub - sources

29 Jan 2020

LONDON/NEW YORK/PARIS U.S. boutique investment bank Centerview has found an office in the heart of Paris and is hiring senior bankers to establish a second European hub as Brexit looms, three sources told Reuters.

Smart meter firm Calisen aims for $1.8 billion London IPO

28 Jan 2020

LONDON Calisen Group, which supplies smart meters to British households, is aiming to sell up to 408 million pounds ($536.28 million) of shares in its planned initial public offering, banks working on the deal said on Tuesday.

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