Nov 15 The following corporate finance-related
stories were reported by media on Thursday:
* News Corp is closing in on a deal to buy a
minority stake in New York regional sports network YES, the Wall
Street Journal reported, citing three people with knowledge of
* Chrysler Group LLC, a unit of Fiat SpA
, is in talks with Spain's Banco Santander SA
to make the bank's U.S. unit its preferred lender, Bloomberg
reported, citing people familiar with the matter.
* The chief executive of bankrupt AMR Corp,
parent of American Airlines, told creditors that a merger with
US Airways Group Inc would need to result in creditors
receiving a large share of equity in a combined airline for a
deal to proceed, the Wall Street Journal reported.