WARSAW, Jan 16 Thailand's top convenience store chain CP All Pcl and three private equity funds are competing to buy Polish retail chain Zabka from Mid Europa Partners, in a deal valued at up to 1.5 billion euros ($1.59 billion), sources familiar with the transaction said.
S.KOREA COURT TO HOLD HEARING ON WEDNESDAY TO REVIEW ARREST WARRANT OF SAMSUNG'S LEE - YONHAP
Jan 16 The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
LONDON, Jan 16 Mergers and acquisitions activity in the United Kingdom will drop sharply in 2017 due to uncertainty over the terms of its exit from the European Union, law firm Baker McKenzie said in a report published on Monday.
* Glu Mobile - On Dec 6, co acquired remaining outstanding shares of Crowdstar for about $4.7 million in cash, and now has 100% ownership of Crowdstar Source text: http://bit.ly/2imb1O6 Further company coverage:
Jan 13 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Friday:
Jan 13 Set-top box maker Arris International Plc is in talks to acquire Brocade Communications Systems Inc's networking equipment business for as much as $1 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.
NEW YORK, Jan 13 (IFR) - Investors dug in their heels this week on three investment-grade bond deals that tried to include more issuer-friendly terms, signaling that - for now at least - enough is enough.
* MICROSOFT SAYS ACQUIRES DEEP LEARNING STARTUP MALUUBA - BLOG
* Rubicon Project to explore strategic options, including potential sale - WSJ citing sources
LONDON U.S. President-elect Donald Trump said NATO was obsolete because it had not defended against terror attacks, but that the military alliance was still very important to him, The Times of London reported.