LUSAKA, March 11 - Standard Chartered's private equity arm has acquired a quarter of Zambia's Copperbelt Energy Corporation Plc for $57 million, its first investment in the growing African power industry.
Mon, Mar 10 2014
March 10 - William Ackman's hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Management LP said it would unveil on Tuesday details about Herbalife Ltd's violations in China as the activist investor sharpened his attack against the nutritional products company.
March 10 - Mediterranean style restaurant chain Zoe's Kitchen filed with U.S. regulators to raise up to $80.5 million in an initial public offering.
LONDON, March 10 - Bernie Ecclestone is looking forward to an unpredictable 2014 season when new engines threaten to overturn the established order, the Formula One boss said on Monday.
MUMBAI, March 10 - India's Hotel Leelaventure Ltd , an operator of luxury hotels, is in talks with U.S. private equity firm KKR & Co LP to receive a loan of up to 20 billion rupees ($327.36 million), a source with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters.
SYDNEY, March 10 - Private equity giant TPG plans to sell 56 farm properties of Australia's largest poultry firm, Ingham Enterprises, for up to A$650 million ($590 million), a property agent responsible for the sale told Reuters.
Sun, Mar 9 2014
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March 10 - News and developments in Asia private equity from Reuters News for the week ended March 7.
March 9 - Classified Ventures LLC, a joint venture of five media companies, has put its online listings business Cars.com up for sale at a price of up to $3 billion, The Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citing people familiar with the plans.
Fri, Mar 7 2014
March 7 - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Friday:
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.