LONDON/PARIS, Nov 27 French telecoms magnate Xavier Niel could launch a European special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) as early as next week in what would be Europe's first major so-called blank cheque company this year, two sources told Reuters on Friday.
LISBON, Nov 27 Portugal's finance minister said on Friday the state would comply with all its commitments related to Novo Banco after opposition parties blocked a 476 million euro ($567.53 million) capital injection for the lender next year.
NEW YORK, Nov 27 Ray Dalio, founder of hedge fund Bridgewater Associates LP, is opening an office in Singapore to run his investments and philanthropy in the region.
* Euro zone economic sentiment drops first time in 7 months (Updates to close)
MILAN, Nov 27 UniCredit is working with strategic advisers Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan, three people close to the matter said, as it prepares to update its business plan next year and weighs a potential acquisition of state-owned peer Monte dei Paschi.
No related earnings announcements are currently scheduled within the next 7 days.