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Greg Roumeliotis

King & Spalding M&A head Woolery departs: sources

Oct 13 2020

Jim Woolery, the head of M&A and corporate governance at King & Spalding LLP, has left the law firm and is exploring launching his own advisory practice, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

Savings provider Ascensus prepares for mid-2021 IPO - sources

Oct 02 2020

NEW YORK The private equity owners of Ascensus have hired investment banks for an initial public offering (IPO) of the savings services provider that could value it at around $3 billion including debt, three people familiar with the matter said on Friday.

Exclusive: ArcelorMittal in talks to merge U.S. assets with Cleveland-Cliffs - sources

Sep 27 2020

ArcelorMittal SA, the world's largest steelmaker, is exploring a deal to merge its U.S. operations with Cleveland-Cliffs Inc, the largest U.S. producer of iron ore pellets, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday.

ByteDance picks Oracle as partner to try to save TikTok U.S

Sep 14 2020

Oracle Corp said on Monday it would team up with China's ByteDance to keep TikTok operating in the United States, beating Microsoft Corp in a deal structured as a partnership rather than an outright sale. | Video

米エヌビディアの英アーム買収近づく、ソフトバンクGから4兆円以上

Sep 12 2020

[12日 ロイター] - 米半導体大手エヌビディアが、ソフトバンクグループ傘下の英半導体設計企業アーム・ホールディングスを買収する方向で最終調整に入ったことが分かった。買収額は400億ドル(4兆2000億円)以上。事情に詳しい関係者2人が明らかにした。

米エヌビディアの英アーム買収近づく、ソフトバンクGから4兆円以上=関係者

Sep 12 2020

[12日 ロイター] - 米半導体大手エヌビディアが、ソフトバンクグループ傘下の英半導体設計企業アーム・ホールディングスを買収する方向で最終調整に入ったことが分かった。買収額は400億ドル(4兆2000億円)以上。事情に詳しい関係者2人が明らかにした。

Nvidia nears deal to buy chip designer Arm for more than $40 billion, sources say

Sep 12 2020

Nvidia Corp is close to a deal to buy British chip designer Arm Holdings from SoftBank Group Corp for more than $40 billion in a deal which would create a giant in the chip industry, according to two people familiar with the matter.

Tiffany sues LVMH for reneging on $16 billion deal as France steps in

Sep 09 2020

PARIS/NEW YORK Tiffany & Co sued LVMH on Wednesday after the French luxury goods giant told the U.S. jeweler it could not complete a $16 billion deal to acquire it because of a French government request and the impact of the coronavirus outbreak. | Video

World News

Thai protest leader released after Wednesday arrest

One of Thailand's protest leaders, Patsaravalee "Mind" Tanakitvibulpon, was released on Thursday after being arrested a day earlier on charges related to emergency measures imposed last week to stop protests, she said.