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LONDON British wealth manager Rathbone Brothers has agreed to buy its biggest independent rival in Scotland, Speirs & Jeffrey, boosting its assets by almost a fifth to 44.5 billion pounds ($60 billion).
LONDON, June 14 British wealth manager Rathbone Brothers has agreed to buy its biggest independent rival in Scotland, Speirs & Jeffrey, boosting its assets by almost a fifth to 44.5 billion pounds ($60 bln).
May 9 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
May 8 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Tuesday:
OSLO Many Norwegian companies lag high standards for reporting their impact on the environment that the Nordic nation's $1 trillion wealth fund is championing abroad in 2018.
* Company has alumina buffer for "a few weeks" (Adds Brazil fine, SEMAS and Ibama comments)
OSLO Norway's Hydro plans to buy a Rio Tinto aluminum plant in Iceland for $345 million as part of its efforts to make its output as green as possible and bolster its position in Europe.