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March 11- A former analyst for hedge fund Two Sigma Investments LLC was indicted in New York on Tuesday on state charges he stole information about the fund's confidential computer trading models.
SAO PAULO, March 11- Moelis& Co LLC, the financial firm founded by banker Ken Moelis, opened an office in Brazil on Tuesday, the latest move by an independent investment bank into the merger and acquisitions business in Latin America's biggest economy.
Bank of America Corp. rose$. 14 or. 8 percent, to $17.47. Citigroup Inc. fell$. 05 or. 1 percent, to $49.57. Goldman Sachs fell$. 75 or. 4 percent, to $173.51.
March 10- Germany has granted Northwest Biotherapeutics Inc special permission to sell its experimental brain cancer drug in the country, the company said, and its stock jumped as much as 36 percent.
*Each company to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange. FMC's shares rose as much as 8 percent to a life-high of $83.94 on Monday on the New York Stock Exchange.
March 10- Minerals Technologies Inc said on Monday it would buy Amcol International Corp, which produces a type of clay used in everything from cosmetics to oil drilling, for about $1.7 billion as Imerys SA bowed out of a month-long bidding war.
March 10- Chemical manufacturer FMC Corp said it would split into two companies, one comprising its minerals business and the other its agricultural solutions, health and nutrition businesses. FMC's shares rose as much as 8 percent to a life-high of $83.94 in morning trade on the New York Stock Exchange on Monday.
DUBLIN, March 10- U.S. fruit firm Chiquita Brands and Irish rival Fyffes, Europe's largest distributor, have struck an all-stock deal to create the world's biggest banana supplier.
WASHINGTON, March 10- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to consider whether class action claims against underwriters of securities issued by a unit of the now-defunct IndyMac Bancorp Inc should be able to proceed.
*Minerals to buy Amcol for $1.7 bln. March 10- Minerals Technologies Inc said it would buy Amcol International Corp for about $1.7 billion, after Paris- based Imerys SA failed to match Minerals' sweetened bid of $45.75 per share.
DUBLIN, March 10- U.S. fruit firm Chiquita Brands and Irish rival Fyffes, Europe's largest distributor, have struck an all-stock merger deal to create the world's biggest banana supplier. The global banana market is controlled by four multinationals, according to the United Nations: Chiquita, Fresh Del Monte, Hawaii-founded Dole Food Company and Fyffes.
U.S. fruit distributor Chiquita Brands International Inc will buy Irish fruit firm Fyffes Plc to create the world's largest banana supplier.
DUBLIN, March 10- U.S. fruit distributor Chiquita Brands International Inc is to buy Irish rival Fyffes Plc in an all-stock deal valued at $526 million to create the world's biggest banana supplier.
March 9- A U.S. judge overseeing litigation accusing Goldman Sachs Group Inc, JPMorgan Chase& Co, their warehousing businesses and the London Metal Exchange of conspiring to reduce the supply and increase the price of aluminum will allow for now three groups of plaintiffs to pursue separate lawsuits.
SINGAPORE, March 10- Singapore's Temasek Holdings is shedding the skin of a sprawling sovereign investment house, cutting stakes in big publicly listed companies as it puts more money into growing private companies and private equity firms in search of better returns.
March 7- The private equity arm of Goldman Sachs Group Inc and Vestar Capital Partners are nearing a deal to buy Hearthside Food Solutions LLC for more than $1.1 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.
Bank of America Corp. fell$. 02 or. 1 percent, to $17.33. Citigroup Inc. fell$. 09 or. 2 percent, to $49.62. Goldman Sachs rose $1.66 or 1.0 percent, to $174.26.
March 7- Network security company FireEye Inc and its investors sold a second round of shares to the public on Friday to finance expansion and cash in on enthusiasm for its offerings. FireEye priced the follow-on public offering of 14 million shares at $82 per share, raising about $460 million.
Bank of America Corp. rose$. 06 or. 3 percent, to $17.41. Citigroup Inc. rose$. 20 or. 4 percent, to $49.91. Goldman Sachs rose $1.06 or. 6 percent, to $173.66.
Medical devices maker Biomet filed for IPO to raise up to $100 million.