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  • The sealed memorandum was one of many documents that Sysco has filed in its fight with the Federal Trade Commission's over whether it can merge with No. 2 US Foods. "In one instance, the FTC claims Sysco and US Foods would control 100 percent of the market in San Diego. The U.S. government filed a lawsuit in February seeking to block Sysco's $3.5 billion takeover of US...

  • April 22- Food distributor Sysco Corp said it had filed a memorandum opposing the U.S. Federal Trade Commission's efforts to block its proposed merger with smaller rival U.S. Foods Inc.. Sysco, the largest U.S. food distributor, unveiled its plan to buy US Foods, the second-largest, in December 2013. The U.S. government filed a lawsuit in February seeking to block...

  • Vencore's owner, private equity firm Veritas Capital Management LLC, has hired Stone Key Group LLC and Wells Fargo& Co to advise on an auction for the company, three people said on Friday. Veritas Capital and Wells Fargo declined to comment. Veritas Capital bought the company, which was previously called SI Organization Inc, from Lockheed Martin Corp for $815...

  • Lightning Round: I say this is an opportunity Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 7:00 PM ET
    Mad Money Lightning Round

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  • Why activist investing is not a fad: Meister Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 1:48 PM ET
    Keith Meister, CEO of Corvex Capital.

    Activism will change over time, but the general idea of investors expressing ideas and helping to create value is not a fad, Keith Meister tells CNBC.

  • Activist investor says this bank stock to surge Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 12:57 PM ET
    Cliff Robbins, founder Blue Harbor Group.

    "This is one of the best risk return investments I've seen," according to activist investor Clifton Robbins.

  • *Offering of 23 mln shares priced at $20/ share. April 1- GoDaddy Inc's shares rose as much as 34 percent in their debut on Wednesday following a $460 million initial public offering, as investors spotted a bargain in a company making a shift from Internet domains to small-business services. Etsy Inc, which operates a website that sells handmade goods and craft...

  • HONG KONG, April 1- Chinese investment fund GO Scale Capital will use its $2.8 billion winning bid for Philips's lighting unit as a model to pursue other potential takeovers in areas such as biomedicine and clean energy, its executives said on Wednesday. Beijing- based GO Scale has roped in well-connected China Internet and green technology investors, such as...

  • The company, which was acquired in a $7.2 billion deal in 2011 by a team of investors led by KKR& Co, had a total debt of about $3.9 billion as of Dec. 31. The company had earlier hired restructuring advisers Kirkland& Ellis LLP and Blackstone Group LP, according to a person familiar with the matter. The Tulsa, Oklahoma- based company, which had about $23.8 million in cash...

  • Samson Resources, which was acquired in a $7.2- billion deal in 2011 by a team of investors led by KKR& Co, had a total debt of $3.9 billion as of Dec. 31.

  • Fed official Stein heads to hedge fund Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 12:27 PM ET
    Jeremy Stein, a former governor of the Federal Reserve.

    Another former senior government official has signed up to be a paid advisor to a multibillion-dollar hedge fund firm.

  • GoDaddy's IPO valued at up to $2.87B Friday, 20 Mar 2015 | 6:47 AM ET

    Web-hosting company GoDaddy's initial public offering comes amid a steep drop in the number of companies going public in the U.S.

  • Private equity investors pile into Africa Tuesday, 17 Mar 2015 | 2:24 PM ET
    Skyline of the business district of Lagos, Nigeria.

    Private equity firms are doing more deals in Africa to tap the continent's growing population and wealth.

  • Trio seeks to securitize GE Capital debt: Sources Monday, 16 Mar 2015 | 6:58 AM ET
    The General Electric Co. (GE) logo is displayed on a wall at the company's newly opened iCenter facility in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

    A group comprising KKR, Varde Partners and Deutsche Bank are looking to securitize about $5.33 billion of debt they acquired from a unit of GE.

  • SYDNEY, March 15- A consortium of private equity firm KKR& Co LP, alternative investment manager Varde Partners and Deutsche Bank has agreed to buy GE Capital's Australian and New Zealand consumer lending arm for A $8.2 billion. "GE Capital is one of the most respected providers of consumer finance in Australasia," said Ed Bostock, director of KKR Australia.

  • March 10- KKR& Co LP is in advanced talks to acquire Air Medical Group Holdings Inc in a deal that could value the U.S. helicopter ambulance company at around $2 billion, including debt, according to people familiar with the matter. KKR, a New York- based private equity firm, has prevailed over other buyout firms in the auction for Air Medical and is now in the final...

  • KKR: US economy is good, but investing is hard Friday, 6 Mar 2015 | 1:08 PM ET
    Alexander Navab

    KKR thinks the American economy is in good shape, even if the looming interest rate increase is likely to create some disruption.

  • Lightning Round: This quietly goes higher Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | 7:22 PM ET
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  • Private equity tops a list of potential investors in a sector that represents 10 percent of Brazil's gross domestic product and shows promise of growth but is hobbled by aging infrastructure, a dearth of qualified staff and rising costs. Two of those sources said a proposal by Carlyle Group LP to pay as much as 2 billion reais for a 30 percent stake in Rede D'Or...

  • *Treasury H1 net profit A $42.6 mln vs A $106.2 mln. SYDNEY, Feb 27- Australia's Treasury Wine Estates Ltd, the world's biggest listed standalone wine firm, said it strong sales of its top-shelf labels helped it swing back to profit in the first half. Net profit for the maker of the Penfolds, Beringer and Wolf Blass brands was A $42.6 million for the six months to Dec. 31, a...