Jul 07, 2014 12:27 PM ET
Archer Daniels agreed to acquire Switzerland-based Wild Flavors for $3.1 billion in cash. BioDelivery Sciences surged after experimental pain drug was deemed effective. Warren Resources agreed to acquire all assets of Citrus Energy for $353 million.
Jul 07, 2014 11:10 AM ET
Anglo American intends to sell its 50% stake in Lafarge worth £885 million. Helvetia agreed to buy a majority stake in Nationale Suisse at about $2 billion. Lafarge and Holcim plans to sale assets in Europe to raise up to €6 billion.
Jul 07, 2014 10:43 AM ET
Australian market indexes closed lower and construction industry showed first sign of revival in the year. Wotif.com received $660 million takeover offer from the U.S. based Expedia Inc.
Jul 07, 2014 10:31 AM ET
Mahindra Holidays acquired 19% stake in Finland-based Holiday Club Resorts for €13 million. Oil India plans to buy oil exploration block for $85 million in Russia. Rajesh Exports secured export order of Rs 1,260 crore in UAE.
Jul 04, 2014 10:33 AM ET
EasyJet June passenger count climbed 10%. Erste Group tumbled after bank forecasted net loss for the year of as much as €1.6 billion. Porsche to increase its stakes in Bertrandt. Serco lost its Docklands Light Railway service franchise.
Jul 04, 2014 9:36 AM ET
Nikkei 225 Stock Average extended weekly gain to 2.3% following better than expected jobs data in the U.S. and additional stimulus measures in the euro zone. Izumi Co., the food retailer said first quarter revenues increased 4.4%. Tosei Corp first-half sales declined 11%.
Jul 04, 2014 9:20 AM ET
Australian market indexes gained 1.5% at the end of week when Reserve Bank of Australia and European Central Bank left interest rates on hold. The latest market rally was supported by better than expected job gains in the U.S. Reef Casino was halted after ACCC launched competition investigation.
Jul 04, 2014 9:13 AM ET
Aban Offshore raised $125 million. Hindalco plans to raise $500 million to repay maturing debt. ICVL intends to buy three coal mines in Mozambique from Rio Tinto. Siemens sold a land parcel in Bangalore for Rs 345 crore.
Jul 03, 2014 2:33 PM ET
U.S. market indexes closed higher after monthly jobs gains were higher than expected and unemployment rate fell to 6.1%. The larger than expected jobs additions lifted the market indexes.
Jul 03, 2014 12:55 PM ET
Escalade completed the sale of print finishing business. International Speedway net dropped 4%. Lululemon rose on talks of going private. Synnex net climbed 28% on 33% increase of revenue.