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Bouygues to get 500 mln-euro payout from Siemens-Alstom deal-source

French conglomerate Bouygues could receive up to 500 million euros ($587 million) in special payouts as a shareholder in train maker Alstom following Alstom's deal with German group Siemens AG to merge their rail operations, a source close to the talks said on Wednesday.

LPC: McAfee's US$4.75bn pre-IPO loan to finance dividend

US software security firm McAfee LLC is raising US$4.75bn of new leveraged loans to finance a dividend payment of around US$2bn and refinance existing debt as the company prepares for an Initial Public Offering (IPO) as soon as next year, sources familiar with the deal said on Thursday.

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Top Senate Republican, White House, aim for tax bill by year-end

WASHINGTON The top U.S. Senate Republican and the White House budget director said on Sunday they hoped for action on a Republican tax reform package by the end of the year, while keeping their options open on how to pay for sweeping tax cuts.