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  • Jan 8- As Sears Holdings Corp teeters on the brink of liquidation, its employees are pushing for a hardship fund they hope can replicate the success of bankrupt retailer Toys' R' Us, whose workers collected $20 million in severance pay from its former owners. Others like Bon-Ton Department Stores and Toys' R' Us have gone out of business. In the case of Sears, if...

  • The development boosts Campbell Soup's chances of divesting its international portfolio, which includes its Australian cookie brand Arnott's and Danish baked snacks maker Kelsen Group, with one deal, two sources said on Sunday. Private equity firms Bain Capital LP, KKR& Co Inc and FinTrek Capital Hong Kong Co Ltd also made the shortlist to participate in the...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 6- Private equity firm KKR& Co Inc has led a $100 million investment in Cross River Bank, a community bank that powers some of the most well known financial technology startups in the United States, the companies said on Thursday. Chinese fintech conglomerate CreditEase, LionTree Partners and existing investors Andreessen Horowitz, Battery...

  • *Deals bolster Grab's position in Go-Jek's home turf of Indonesia. JAKARTA, Nov 30- At a makeshift kiosk outside her home in a South Jakarta backstreet, 39- year-old Julaiha stands at the front lines of a multi-billion-dollar battle over one of the richest opportunities in the global digital economy. Julaiha, who uses only one name, last year eagerly became an...

  • Employees walk towards the entrance of a Toys R Us Inc. retail store in Frederick, Maryland, U.S., on Monday, April 16, 2018. 

    The private equity firms that owned Toys R Us before the company declared bankruptcy earlier this year have each pledged $10 million to create the TRU Financial Assistance Fund, which aims to distribute funds to former employees. 

  • Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon, speaks to a group of Amazon employees that are veterans during an Amazon Veterans Day celebration, to honor the Warriors@Amazon, a group of employees who have served in the military and their spouses, in an event outside a hanger at the Long Beach Airport in Long Beach on Monday, November 12, 2018. The event included the unveiling Amazon's 40th airplane named Valor in honor of the group. (Photo by Leonard Ortiz/Digital First Media/Orange County Register via Getty Images)

    Bidding has begun for the 22 regional sports TV networks Disney acquired from Twenty-First Century Fox.

  • TOKYO, Nov 1- Private equity firm Carlyle Group has hired a senior official from Morgan Stanley for its Japan operations as it shifts target to spin-offs of businesses by large Japanese companies, two people with knowledge of the hiring said. Tomofumi Matsuyama, who was a managing director at Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities Co, a joint venture between...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 31- Alternative asset manager Carlyle Group LP on Wednesday missed estimates for earnings per unit for the third quarter, as the value of its private equity investments rose less than that one of its key rivals. Carlyle, which owns assets such as British premium car service Addison Lee and U.S. entertainment services provider Apex Parks Group, said...

  • Oct 26- Epic Games, creator of popular online video game "Fortnite", said on Friday it received $1.25 billion in funding from investors, including KKR& Co Inc, Iconiq Capital and Smash Ventures. "Fortnite," a sort of hybrid of "The Hunger Games" and "Minecraft," drops 100 people onto an island to fight each other for survival. Epic Games, which counts Tencent, Walt Disney Co and...

  • Oct 26- Epic Games, creator of popular online video game "Fortnite," said on Friday it received $1.25 billion in funding from investors including KKR& Co Inc, Iconiq Capital and Smash Ventures.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on October 10, 2018 in New York City. 

    The company's EMEA head told CNBC that the firm was particularly cautious over businesses based in Europe and the United States.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 25- Private equity firm KKR& Co Inc sees the chance to take advantage of the recent U.S. stock market plunge to make acquisitions, co-President and co-Chief Operating Officer Scott Nuttall said on Thursday. Last year, private equity deal valuations in North America were at record-high levels, according to Hamilton Lane's market overview.

  • Traders work on the floor at the opening bell of the Dow Industrial Average at the New York Stock Exchange on September 28, 2018 in New York.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) CEO Mike Manley

    Japanese car parts maker Calsonic Kansei has agreed to buy Fiat Chrysler's high-tech parts-making unit Magneti Marelli unit for $7.1 billion, the companies said.

  • Magneti Marelli SpA products 

    Japanese car parts maker Calsonic Kansei, owned by U.S. private equity firm KKR, has agreed to buy Fiat Chrysler's high-tech parts-making unit Magneti Marelli unit for 6.2 billion euros ($7.1 billion), the companies said.

  • KKR CO-CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER BAE AND DAVID PETRAEUS, CHAIR OF KKR GLOBAL INSTITUTE, WITHDRAW FROM SAUDI CONFERENCE- SOURCES.

  • SEOUL, Oct 10- A group of companies led by KKR& Co will invest in an existing real estate project under construction in the Gangnam district of Seoul, South Korea, hoping to cash in on one of the world's fastest-rising commercial property markets. The project will include office space, retail space, and a five-star hotel, with a gross floor area of 239,188 square...

  • SEOUL, Oct 10- A group of companies led by KKR& Co will invest in an existing real estate project under construction in the Gangnam district of Seoul, South Korea, hoping to cash in on one of the world's fastest-rising commercial property markets. The project will include office space, retail space, and a five-star hotel, with a gross floor area of 239,188 square...

  • SEOUL, Oct 10- KKR& Co said on Wednesday it has invested in a real estate project in the Gangnam district of Seoul, South Korea, along with the National Pension Service and IGIS Asset Management, the country's biggest real estate fund manger.

  • *KKR buys 17 pct stake from Bain Capital, owns 19.9 pct. SYDNEY, Oct 8- KKR& Co has launched a A $1.75 billion takeover offer for MYOB Group after buying almost a fifth of the Australian accounting software provider, as the U.S. private equity firm grows its portfolio of tech businesses. The MYOB bid, if successful, would become one of KKR's biggest acquisitions in...