Goldman Sachs led the way in global deal-making in the first nine months of 2014, advising on 30.7 percent of all mergers and acquisitions.» Read More
Oct 1- VWR Corp, a provider of laboratory supplies and services, priced its initial public offering at $21 per share, below the price range it had previously indicated, raising $536 million. VWR, backed by private equity firm Madison Dearborn Partners LLC, had said last month it expected its common stock to price between $22 and $25 per share. The company was sold by...
BUENOS AIRES, Oct 1- Argentina's central bank chief resigned on Wednesday after a long tussle with the Economy Ministry and was replaced with a regulator considered sympathetic to the interventionist stance of a government battling one of the world's highest inflation rates. The move drew a sharp negative reaction in financial markets, with the price of...
Bank of America Corp. fell$. 23 or 1.3 percent, to $16.82. Citigroup Inc. fell$. 72 or 1.4 percent, to $51.10. Morgan Stanley fell$. 61 or 1.8 percent, to $33.96.
BUENOS AIRES, Oct 1- Argentina's central bank governor, Juan Carlos Fabrega, resigned on Wednesday after a long tussle with the government over whether policymaking should focus on taming rampant inflation or spurring growth in the slowing economy. A spokesman for President Cristina Fernandez said Fabrega would be replaced by Alejandro Vanoli, the head of...
LONDON/ BOSTON, Oct 1- Goldman Sachs Group Inc has bought a 10 percent stake in hedge fund Caxton Associates, its third investment for its recently launched Petershill II fund, two sources familiar with the move said on Wednesday. Caxton and Goldman Sachs were not immediately available for comment. In addition to Caxton, Goldman Sachs has made investments with...
*US, Europe equity volatility: http://link.reuters.com/tyh69v. Investors have mostly held their nerve as headlines lurched from a new' Cold War' in eastern Europe to conflict and Western intervention in the Middle East, the threatened breakup of the United Kingdom and secessionist risks in Europe.
Vivint, which is controlled by Blackstone Group LP, and SolarCity allow homeowners to lease solar systems rather than buying them outright, helping fuel the growth. SolarCity controls more than a third of the U.S. residential solar market, with Vivint trailing with a 15 percent share.
Bank of America Corp. fell$. 10 or. 6 percent, to $16.96. Citigroup Inc. fell$. 67 or 1.3 percent, to $51.15. Goldman Sachs fell $2.82 or 1.5 percent, to $180.75.
Bank of America Corp. fell$. 06 or. 4 percent, to $16.99. Citigroup Inc. fell$. 37 or. 7 percent, to $51.45. Goldman Sachs fell $1.84 or 1.0 percent, to $181.73.
Oct 1- Shares of Vivint Solar Inc, the second-largest installer of residential solar panels in the United States, rose as much as 9 percent in their market debut on the New York Stock Exchange, valuing the company at about $1.84 billion.
NEW YORK, Oct 1- After spending two years developing a wide-ranging communications tool for Wall Street, Goldman Sachs Group Inc says it has reached the perfect pitch.
TOKYO, Oct 1- The Japanese government has selected Nomura Securities and JP Morgan among the 11 underwriters for a planned initial public offering of state-owned Japan Post, the finance ministry said on Wednesday. Merrill Lynch and Barclays, which had been shortlisted for the IPO, were not included among those selected.
Sept 30- Residential solar panel installer Vivint Solar Inc priced its initial public offering at $16 per share, valuing the Blackstone Group LP- backed company at $1.68 billion.
As the fourth quarter kicks off, there's one market in Asia that has investors excited: Japan.
Bank of America Corp. rose$. 04 or. 2 percent, to $17.05. Citigroup Inc. fell$. 23 or. 4 percent, to $51.82. Goldman Sachs fell$. 26 or. 1 percent, to $183.57.
Sept 30- Johnson& Johnson agreed to pay $1.75 billion in cash to buy privately held Alios BioPharma Inc, which is developing a drug for a common respiratory viral infection in children for which there is no approved treatment.
Bank of America Corp. rose$. 03 or. 1 percent, to $17.04. Citigroup Inc. fell$. 16 or. 3 percent, to $51.89. Wells Fargo rose$. 20 or. 4 percent, to $51.89.
The AIG bailout trial may help cleanse a lot of lingering resentment, says NYSE floor trader Kenny Polcari.
PARIS, Sept 30- Lingerie provider Agent Provocateur is seeing brisk business in Russia, Hong Kong and China, contrary to many other luxury brands, and is rolling out a second line co-designed by actress Penelope Cruz and her sister Monica, its head said.
Bank of America Corp. fell$. 01 or. 1 percent, to $17.00. Citigroup Inc. fell$. 20 or. 4 percent, to $51.85. Goldman Sachs fell$. 78 or. 4 percent, to $183.05.