Mergers and Acquisitions Buyins and Buyouts

  • June 28- Kinder Morgan Inc said it agreed to sell half of its stake in an Ohio pipeline project to Riverstone Investment Group LLC and the private equity firm would help fund construction and commissioning of the pipeline. The Utopia Pipeline project, which is estimated to cost about $500 million, stretches from Harrison County to Fulton County.

  • Timothy Walbert, Horizon Pharma chairman & CEO, speaks to CNBC during an interview on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange July 20, 2015.

    Horizon Pharma has hired Bank of America to help it explore selling a significant equity stake to an investor that would bolster its balance sheet.

  • It is not clear how Horizon would use the proceeds, but the move illustrates the Dublin, Ireland- based company's drive to shore up its capital and position itself for new acquisitions. Horizon has a market capitalization of $2.4 billion and a debt pile of close to $1.3 billion. Horizon Pharma and Bank of America declined to comment.

  • SAO PAULO, June 27- Odebrecht SA has sold a 57 percent stake in a Peruvian toll road project to Brookfield Asset Management Inc, as Latin America's largest engineering firm sheds assets to cope with fallout from a sweeping corruption probe on its home turf. In a statement, Salvador, Brazil- based Odebrecht said the transaction will allow it to keep a 25 percent in the...

  • RABAT, June 27- The Moroccan government raised 1.94 billion dirhams by selling a 40 percent stake in state-owned port operator Marsa Maroc in the country's first initial public offering this year, traders said on Monday. However, the Casablanca stock exchange's main index, MASI, fell around 1.2 on Monday due to weaker international markets, traders said.

  • *Quebec to hold 49.5 pct stake in new limited partnership. *Quebec can seek same terms as any future federal deal. MONTREAL, June 23- Planemaker Bombardier Inc said on Thursday it signed a long-expected deal with Quebec for the Canadian province to invest $1 billion in its CSeries aircraft program, which has struggled with years of delays and cost overruns.

  • *Quebec to hold 49.5 pct stake in new limited partnership. *Quebec can seek same terms as any future federal deal. MONTREAL/ BENGALURU, June 23- Planemaker Bombardier Inc said on Thursday it signed a long-expected deal with Quebec for the Canadian province to invest $1 billion in its CSeries aircraft program, which has struggled with years of delays and cost...

  • *Quebec to hold 49.5 pct stake in new limited partnership. MONTREAL/ BENGALURU, June 23- Planemaker Bombardier Inc said on Thursday it signed a long-expected deal with Quebec for the Canadian province to invest $1 billion in its CSeries aircraft program, which has struggled with years of delays and cost overruns. Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard said earlier...

  • *Quebec to hold 49.5 pct stake in new limited partnership. June 23- Planemaker Bombardier Inc said on Thursday the Canadian province of Quebec agreed to invest $1 billion in its CSeries aircraft program, which has struggled with years of delays and cost overruns. Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard said earlier this month the terms of the federal and Quebec deals...

  • June 23- Planemaker Bombardier Inc said on Thursday the Canadian province of Quebec agreed to invest $1 billion in its C series aircraft program, which has struggled with years of delays and cost overruns. Bombardier said it would transfer the assets, liabilities and obligations of the program to a newly created limited partnership, in which the company will...

  • June 23- Canadian aircraft maker Bombardier Inc said on Thursday the government of Quebec agreed to invest $1 billion in its C series aircraft program.

  • CAIRO, June 23- Telecom Egypt will not be required to sell its stake in Vodafone Egypt following the introduction of fourth-generation mobile phone services, two telecommunications sector sources told Reuters on Thursday. The landline monopoly owns a 45 percent stake in Vodafone Egypt but hopes to offer mobile phone services itself following the...

  • CAIRO, June 23- Telecom Egypt will not be required to sell its stake in Vodafone Egypt following the introduction of fourth-generation mobile phone services, two telecommunications sector sources told Reuters on Thursday. The landline monopoly owns a 45 percent stake in Vodafone Egypt but hopes to offer mobile phone services itself following the...

  • MOSCOW, June 21- Igor Sechin, the head of Russia's top oil producer Rosneft, said the company has sold a more than 20 percent stake in Vankorneft to an Indian consortium for more than $2 billion. He was speaking to the Rossiya-24 TV channel on Tuesday. In March, Indian Oil Corporation, Bharat Petro Resources Ltd, the exploration arm of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd,...

  • SEOUL, June 21- South Korean car maker Hyundai Motor Co said on Tuesday General Electric seeks to sell out of its 20 percent stake in their joint venture, unlisted lender Hyundai Capital, to a third party. Hyundai said at the time it could buy the remaining 20 percent GE has in Hyundai Capital in the future. Hyundai and Kia now own nearly 80 percent of Hyundai Capital.

  • June 20- Wal-Mart Stores Inc said on Monday it plans to sell its Chinese e-commerce business Yihaodian to Chinese online retailer JD.com Inc for a 5 percent equity stake in JD.com, a strategic alliance that aims to expand WalMart's reach in China to more customers. Shares of Wal-Mart rose 26 cents, or 0.4 percent, to $71.21 in afternoon New York Stock Exchange...

  • June 15- Tencent Holdings Ltd is nearing a $6.6 billion deal to buy a majority stake in Finland's Supercell Oy, a person familiar with the matter said, in what would be the biggest-ever purchase of a mobile games maker. China's biggest social network and online entertainment company plans to buy the 73.2 percent stake in Supercell from Japanese media and...

  • June 15- Tencent Holdings Ltd is nearing a deal to buy a majority stake in Finnish games maker Supercell Oy, a person familiar with the matter said, marking the latest push by China's biggest social network and online entertainment company into the lucrative gaming industry. Last year, it bought a 15 percent stake in mobile game developer Glu Mobile Inc, which...

  • June 15- Tencent Holdings Ltd, China's biggest social network and online entertainment firm, is nearing a deal to buy a majority stake in Supercell Oy, which will value the mobile game maker at more than $9 billion, a source familiar with the matter said. Tencent plans to buy the stake in Supercell, the Finnish company behind the mobile game' Clash of Clans', from...

  • MADRID/ SAO PAULO, June 14- Odebrecht SA, Latin America's largest engineering company, is in advanced talks to sell a 55 percent stake in a Peruvian gas pipeline project, and Ferrovial SA and another three companies have emerged as potential bidders, two sources familiar with the transaction said on Tuesday. Gasoducto Sur Peruano, a 30- year concession to build and...