March 10- A Chinese state-owned company offered to buy Montage Technology Group, a Shanghai- based chipmaker, in a deal valued at about $600 million, roughly four months after failing to buy rival RDA Microelectronics Inc.» Read More
Oct 9- Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc has proposed to buy bigger rival Men's Wearhouse Inc for about $2.3 billion to create a men's apparel heavyweight with more than 1,700 stores. The $48 per share all-cash offer is a 36 percent premium to the closing price of Men's Wearhouse common stock on Tuesday.
*Saputo looks Australia as "ideal platform" to grow, eyes more acquisitions. SYDNEY, Oct 8- Saputo Inc, Canada's largest dairy producer, will acquire Warrnambool Cheese and Butter Factory Company Holdings Ltd in a deal valuing Australia's oldest dairy processor at A $392.7 million.
CALGARY, Alberta, Oct 7- Talisman Energy Inc shares surged in after-hours trading on Monday after activist investor Carl Icahn said he had purchased about 61 million shares of the underperforming Canadian oil producer and may seek a seat on the company's board. The stock closed at $12.75 in New York on Monday.
Oct 7- India's Apollo Tyres Ltd and Cooper Tire& Rubber Co are at odds over whether Apollo can reduce the price for its proposed takeover of the U.S. firm, the latest hurdle in a deal beset by lawsuits and labor issues.
Apollo is asking Cooper for a price cut on the $2.5 billion deal, reports CNBC's David Faber.
MOSCOW/ PARIS, Oct 7- France's Societe Generale is raising its stake in Russia's Rosbank to above 90 percent, betting it can turn around the troubled Russian banking unit even as rivals have quit a country where they could not compete.
LONDON, Oct 7- U.S.-based food business Darling International is to buy Dutch meat producer Vion's ingredients division for 1.6 billion euros, according to a company statement on Monday, in a blow to private equity firms bidding for the unit.
ROME, Oct 7- Italy's government has asked the state railway operator Ferrovie dello Stato to consider investing in loss-making national airline Alitalia, sources close to the matter said on Monday, as Rome explores alternatives to a takeover by rival Air France-KLM.
*The United States faces a deadline of Oct. 17 to raise its $16.7 trillion debt limit, which could result in a default if not increased. *Apollo Tyres of India and U.S.-based Cooper Tire& Rubber Co disagree over whether Apollo should pay a lower price in its $2.5 billion takeover, the latest hurdle in a deal beset by lawsuits, labor issues and unhappy Apollo investors.
NEW YORK, Oct 6- Private equity firm KKR& Co LP is nearing a deal to acquire lifting equipment company Crosby Group LLC for around $1 billion, two people familiar with the matter said on Sunday.
Oct 3- Constellation Brands Inc reported higher quarterly earnings on Thursday and the alcoholic beverage company raised its full-year outlook following the acquisition of Grupo Modelo's U.S. beer business.
Oct 3- Alcoholic beverage company Constellation Brands Inc reported higher quarterly earnings on Thursday, helped significantly by the acquisition of Grupo Modelo's U.S. beer business.
NEW YORK, Oct 2- IntercontinentalExchange Inc and NYSE Euronext said on Wednesday they moved a step closer to ICE finalizing its proposed takeover of the Big Board operator after a European regulatory group said it would not object to the deal.
Oct 2- Monsanto Co, the world's largest seed company, reported a deeper quarterly loss on Wednesday as seed sales slipped, and announced the acquisition of a high-tech climate data firm that it touted as a "transformational" growth engine.
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*China's home appliance market expected reach $105 bln in next two years. HONG KONG, Sept 30- Investment company KKR& Co LP said it had agreed to buy a 10- percent stake in Qingdao Haier Co Ltd, gaining exposure to China's home appliances market with its biggest investment in the country to date.
Oct 1- Japan's Sumitomo Corp agreed to buy steel products maker Edgen Group Inc for about $520 million to expand its global distribution business. The offer of $12 per share represents a premium of 58 percent to Edgen stock's Monday closing price of $7.60. Edgen's shares were up 56 percent at $11.89 in Tuesday morning trading on the New York Stock Exchange.
TORONTO, Oct 1- Telus Corp, one of Canada's biggest wireless providers, is in talks with Mobilicity to revive a plan for Telus to purchase the struggling smaller player, the Globe and Mail newspaper reported late Monday. Telus declined to comment on Monday on the possibility of reviving its bid, and could not be reached immediately for comment on Tuesday.