NEW YORK, March 7 (Reuters-BUYOUTS) - Oaktree Capital Management has launched its fourth mezzanine fund as the Los Angeles distressed asset investor moves toward the end of the investment period for its fund series predecessor.
March 7 - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Friday:
NEW YORK, March 7 - British financier Guy Hands has ended his long-running U.S. lawsuit accusing Citigroup Inc of defrauding him into buying music company EMI Group Ltd but plans to keep pursuing the case in England.
SAO PAULO, March 7 - UBS AG will restart investment banking operations in Brazil as early as next week, sources said, almost five years after Switzerland's biggest bank sold its highly profitable securities unit there following the global financial crisis.
NEW YORK, March 7 - British financier Guy Hands has ended his long-running U.S. lawsuit accusing Citigroup Inc of defrauding him into buying music company EMI Group Ltd , but he retained the right to pursue the case in England.
MILAN, March 7 - Five U.S. private equity funds have expressed interest in the "bad bank" unit of Italy's Banco Popolare, according to sources, in a sign of growing appetite from foreign investors for real estate and distressed credit in the country.
March 7 - Citigroup Inc : * Guy hands' terra firma capital partners agrees to end U.S. lawsuit against
LONDON, March 7 - A bee sting nearly killed Natalie Blyth in 2012 but the HSBC investment banker didn't take fright from the experience - she took inspiration from it.
CHICAGO, March 7 - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has launched an inquiry into whether high-speed trader Infinium Capital Management violated federal securities laws, according to a SEC letter obtained by Reuters.
BRUSSELS, March 7 - The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:
Regardless what voters decide in the November elections, there will be a major changing of the guard next year in the U.S. Congress as result of a number of key retirements.