Market Chatter-Corporate finance press digest – Reuters

Market Chatter-Corporate finance press digest
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Online music streaming service Spotify is working with Goldman Sachs for a new round of private fundraising which could potentially put off the initial public offering for another year, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the

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AirAsia captain left seat before jet lost control, investigation sources say – The Japan Times


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AirAsia captain left seat before jet lost control, investigation sources say
The Japan Times
People familiar with the matter said it was the Indonesian captain, Iriyanto, who took this step, rather than his less experienced French co-pilot, Remy Plesel, who was flying the plane. The outage would not directly upset the aircraft but would remove
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AirAsia Flight 8501′s Pilot Was Out of His Seat When Doomed Plane Lost Control – Music Times


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AirAsia Flight 8501's Pilot Was Out of His Seat When Doomed Plane Lost Control
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"People familiar with the matter said earlier this week that investigators were examining maintenance records of one of the automated systems, the Flight Augmentation Computer (FAC), and the way the pilots reacted to any outage. One person familiar

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Exclusive: Top investors push Aegerion to oust CEO, consider sale – sources – Reuters

Exclusive: Top investors push Aegerion to oust CEO, consider sale – sources
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O) are pushing the company to oust Chief Executive Marc Beer and consider selling itself after a year-long slump in its stock price, according to people familiar with the matter. The shareholders have communicated to Aegerion's board their concerns

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Malaysia’s 1MDB Delays Loan Payment Again – Wall Street Journal


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Malaysia's 1MDB Delays Loan Payment Again
Wall Street Journal
KUALA LUMPUR—Malaysian state-owned investment firm 1Malaysia Development Bhd. missed another deadline to repay a $550 million loan over the weekend, although people familiar with the matter say it is edging closer to sealing a financing …

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UPDATE 1-Market Chatter-Corporate finance press digest – Reuters

UPDATE 1-Market Chatter-Corporate finance press digest
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Blackstone Group LP, the world's largest alternative asset manager, is raising its first energy-focused credit fund, according to people familiar with the matter, the latest sign that private equity firms are seeing investment opportunities among
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Sunac China agrees to pay 2.37b yuan for troubled Kaisa companies – Malay Mail Online


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Sunac China agrees to pay 2.37b yuan for troubled Kaisa companies
Malay Mail Online
Kaisa is being investigated over alleged links to a senior official in the city, people familiar with the matter said this month. Sunac suspended trading of its shares in Hong Kong on Friday pending an announcement. The stock has declined 12 per cent

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Pakistan Shiites mourn 61 killed in mosque bombing – Al-Arabiya


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Pakistan Shiites mourn 61 killed in mosque bombing
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People familiar with the matter told Reuters it was the Indonesian captain Iriyanto who took this step, rather than his less experienced French co-pilot Remy Plesel, who was flying the plane. The outage would not directly upset the aircraft but would

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Captain left seat before jet mishap – Gulf Today


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Captain left seat before jet mishap
Gulf Today
JAKARTA: The captain of the AirAsia jet that crashed into the sea in December was out of his seat conducting an unusual procedure when his co-pilot apparently lost control, and by the time he returned it was too late to save the plane, two people

CRH Confirms €6.5 Billion Deal to Buy Holcim, Lafarge Assets – Wall Street Journal


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CRH Confirms €6.5 Billion Deal to Buy Holcim, Lafarge Assets
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CRH was vying for the assets in a close race in the past few days with a private-equity consortium including Blackstone Group LP, Cinven and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, people familiar with the matter said. The sale of the cement assets in …
CRH to acquire €6.5bn in cement assets from Holcim and LafargeFinancial Times
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