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Exclusive: Teliasonera puts Spanish unit on the block: sources

Jul 11 2012

LONDON Teliasonera is selling its Spanish mobile operator Yoigo, four people familiar with the matter said, in a 1 billion euro ($1.2 billion) plus deal that could attract tycoon Carlos Slim, Vodafone and France Telecom as bidders.

Exclusive - Teliasonera puts Spanish unit on the block-sources

Jul 11 2012

LONDON Teliasonera is selling its Spanish mobile operator Yoigo, four people familiar with the matter said, in a 1 billion euro (772.5 million pounds) plus deal that could attract tycoon Carlos Slim, Vodafone and France Telecom as bidders.

Exclusive: Get cable owners seek 1 billion euro sale - sources

Jul 10 2012

LONDON Cable groups Get and Multimedia Polska are going on the block with a combined price tag of more than 1.7 billion euros (1.34 billion pounds), people familiar with the situation said, tapping a sector that has been a rare safe harbour for dealmakers during the financial crisis.

Exclusive: Get cable owners seek 1 billion euro sale - sources

Jul 10 2012

LONDON Cable groups Get and Multimedia Polska are going on the block with a combined pricetag of more than 1.7 billion euros ($2.1 billion), people familiar with the situation said, tapping a sector that has been a rare safe harbor for dealmakers during the financial crisis.

Old-school banker Agius left picking up pieces at Barclays

Jul 10 2012

LONDON Ever the gentleman, Marcus Agius quit as chairman of Barclays last week in a doomed attempt to protect Bob Diamond, who was resisting calls to step down as chief executive over the rigging of interest rates by the British bank's traders.

Old-school banker left picking up pieces at Barclays

Jul 10 2012

LONDON Ever the gentleman, Marcus Agius quit as chairman of Barclays last week in a doomed attempt to protect Bob Diamond, who was resisting calls to step down as chief executive over the rigging of interest rates by the British bank's traders.

Old-school banker left picking up pieces at Barclays

Jul 10 2012

LONDON Ever the gentleman, Marcus Agius quit as chairman of Barclays last week in a doomed attempt to protect Bob Diamond, who was resisting calls to step down as chief executive over the rigging of interest rates by the British bank's traders.

NEWSMAKER-Old-school banker left picking up pieces at Barclays

Jul 10 2012

LONDON, July 10 Ever the gentleman, Marcus Agius quit as chairman of Barclays last week in a doomed attempt to protect Bob Diamond, who was resisting calls to step down as chief executive over the rigging of interest rates by the British bank's traders.

Qatar sticks to its guns on Glencore's Xstrata bid

Jul 05 2012

LONDON Qatar, the second-largest shareholder in Xstrata , said on Thursday it was "firm" in its demand for an improved offer for the mining group from commodities trading giant Glencore , raising the prospect of a stalemate in negotiations between Xstrata's two biggest shareholders.

Qatar sticks to its guns on Glencore's Xstrata bid

Jul 05 2012

LONDON Qatar, the second-largest shareholder in Xstrata , said on Thursday it was "firm" in its demand for an improved offer for the mining group from commodities trading giant Glencore , raising the prospect of a stalemate in negotiations between Xstrata's two biggest shareholders.

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