Kinnevik AB (KINVb.ST)
23 Feb 2018
Feb 9 Investment firm Kinnevik said on Friday it will do all in its power to see the deal between Tele2 and Com Hem through, after proposing a raised dividend for 2017.
* SAYS KINNEVIK'S BOARD OF DIRECTORS RECOMMENDS AN ORDINARY DIVIDEND OF SEK 8.25 PER SHARE FOR 2017, A YEARLY INCREASE OF 3.1%, AND EQUIVALENT TO A DIVIDEND YIELD OF 3.0%
Feb 2 Telecom operator Tele2, which is taking over cable TV firm Com Hem, said on Friday it would aim to grow dividends as it posted a fourth-quarter core profit in line with expectations.
STOCKHOLM Danish telecoms operator TDC has agreed a $2.5 billion takeover of Swedish Modern Times Group's broadcasting and entertainment business, the latest deal in a global wave of mergers reshaping the telecoms and media sectors.
STOCKHOLM, Feb 1 Telecoms operator TDC has agreed to buy Swedish Modern Times Group's Nordic Entertainment and Studios units in a cash and share deal valuing the acquired business at 19.55 billion Swedish crowns ($2.48 billion).
* Rocket Internet owns 43 pct stake (Adds details, background, shares)
BERLIN, Jan 18 German online furniture retailer Home24, in which Rocket Internet is a major investor, is preparing a stock market listing in early summer, Manager Magazin reported on Thursday, citing unnamed company insiders.
* KINNEVIK SUPPORTS THE PROPOSED MERGER BETWEEN TELE2 AND COM HEM AND WILL BECOME THE LARGEST OWNER IN THE COMBINED COMPANY
* REG-DAME AMELIA FAWCETT PROPOSED TO BE ELECTED CHAIRMAN OF KINNEVIK
BERLIN, Nov 30 German ecommerce investor Rocket Internet pushed back its goal of turning a profit at some of its leading start-ups, as its chief executive faced calls on Thursday to return more cash to shareholders or even go private.