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LONDON - A surge in mergers and acquisitions in the healthcare sector has been a windfall for investment bankers, with fees from activity in the sector up 59 percent in the first half of 2015, according to Thomson Reuters data.
STOCKHOLM - Buying only parts of the GE Appliances business would not make sense, the head of Sweden's Electrolux said on Thursday, fighting to salvage a $3.3 billion deal after the United States moved to block it.
ISTANBUL/LONDON - Dutch lender ING Group is set to win the auction to buy HSBC's Turkish business, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.
SHANGHAI - China stocks fell sharply again on Thursday, fighting off fresh moves by regulators to restore confidence and raising questions about how much more firepower Beijing can bring to bear before a full-scale panic sets in.
LONDON - British electrical goods and mobile phone retailer Dixons Carphone has sealed a deal with Sprint Corp. , the U.S. mobile network operator, that could see it open and manage up to 500 Sprint-branded stores in the United States.