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Dealreporter Asia M&A Editor Ed Vinales discusses the rationale behind ChemChina’s bid for Swiss agro chemical company Syngenta on BBC Asia Business Report.
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10 February: Dealreporter writes that despite wide investor concerns and media speculation, the departure of Energy Transfer Equity’s CFO was unrelated to its pending USD 37bn bid for Williams Companies. Energy Transfer Equity (NYSE:ETE) shares rally as much as 23% and Williams Companies (NYSE:WMB) as much as 15%. Prior to that, both stocks had fallen more than 40% on news that their deal was on the rocks.
05 May, 2016 - 8:56 am UTC
China’s largest electric scooter maker brings the first Hong Kong/China IPO in a month. It’s considered a litmus test to investors’ risk appetite.
23 April, 2016 - 1:14 am UTC
Likely to conduct a separate pitch to appoint other book-running managers
23 March, 2016 - 2:57 pm UTC
Management pushing deal as shareholders weigh options