Jan 23 The following corporate finance-related
stories were reported by media on Wednesday:
* Microsoft Corp is in discussions to invest
between $1 billion and $3 billion of mezzanine financing in a
buyout of Dell Inc, CNBC cited unidentified sources as
saying on Tuesday.
* British Airways is in talks with India's biggest carrier,
IndiGo, over a ticketing and baggage sharing agreement, a source
with direct knowledge of the discussions said on Tuesday.
* An Omani sovereign wealth fund is in advanced talks to buy
a near 42-percent stake in Oman National Investment Corp Holding
(ONIC) from a unit of Dubai's ruler's personal
investment firm, two sources aware of the matter said.
* Poland is offering to sell an 11.75 percent stake in the
country's top lender PKO BP worth some 5.3 billion
zlotys ($1.7 billion) to bring in fresh privatisation funds to
state coffers, market sources told Reuters on Tuesday.