BRIEF-BTIG LLC says to get strategic investment from Blackstone Tactical Opportunities
* BTIG llc says it has signed a definitive agreement to receive a strategic investment from funds managed by Blackstone Tactical Opportunities
LONDON/FRANKFURT May 23 Leading global agribusiness group Archer Daniels Midland Co is among the bidders for German drink and food flavours maker Wild in a deal valued at 1.5 billion euros ($2.04 billion), sources familiar with the deal said on Friday.
Illinois-based ADM declined to comment.
Sources told Reuters in March that Wild had put itself up for sale. (Reporting by Jonathan Saul and Arno Schuetze and Karl Plume, editing by David Evans)
NEW YORK, Dec 5 Nancy King, global head of commodities trading at Morgan Stanley, has spent the last few years remodeling what used to be one of the most profitable units on Wall Street, by downsizing and focusing on smaller, smart trades for customers instead of the big, risky bets it used to make on its own account.
Dec 5 The British Insurance Brokers' Association (BIBA) said it had launched an insurance scheme that provided flood cover for businesses, after the government backed a similar scheme for homeowners earlier this year.