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The Wall Street Journal: Broadcom wraps up $13.55 billion corporate bond sale

Broadcom Ltd. completed the largest corporate bond deal of the year on Wednesday, selling $13.55 billion of debt in the latest sign of the strong appetite for investment-grade securities among investors......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 11th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Microsoft sells $17 billion of bonds, marking largest debt issuance so far in 2017

Microsoft sells $17 billion of bonds, capping a busy month for corporate-debt issuance with the largest deal of the young year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 31st, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Microsoft sells $17 million of bonds, marking largest debt issuance so far in 2017

Microsoft sells $17 billion of bonds, capping a busy month for corporate-debt issuance with the largest deal of the young year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 31st, 2017

Valeant has another asset sale in the works

YouTube/CNBCValeant Pharmaceuticals may sell its eye surgery equipment business, according to Dow Jones. Talks are still in their preliminary stages, but the business could sell for as much as $2.5 billion. On Tuesday The Wall Street Journal reported that.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 2nd, 2016

Valeant exploring sale of eye-surgery equipment business: WSJ

(Reuters) - Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc is exploring a sale of its eye-surgery equipment business, which could fetch as much as $2.5 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported. The sale process is in an early stage and Valeant may still decid.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 2nd, 2016

Chip Maker Broadcom to Buy Brocade for $5.5 Billion - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalChip Maker Broadcom to Buy Brocade for $5.5 BillionWall Street JournalBroadcom Ltd. agreed to buy Brocade Communications Systems Inc. for $5.5 billion, expanding beyond its main business in chips to add boxes that help connect storage s.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 2nd, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: Wells Fargo puts off bond sale after downgrade

Wells Fargo & Co. on Tuesday delayed selling a 10-year bond after S&P Global Ratings revised the outlook on its credit rating to negative from stable, a person familiar with the matter said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 18th, 2016

Sprint to raise $3.5 billion through sale, lease-back of airwaves: WSJ

(Reuters) - Sprint Corp , the No. 4 U.S. wireless carrier, is preparing to mortgage a little more than 10 percent of its wireless airwaves to raise cash, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter. The company, who.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooOct 12th, 2016

Sprint to raise $3.5 billion through sale, lease-back of airwaves: WSJ

(Reuters) - Sprint Corp , the No. 4 U.S. wireless carrier, is preparing to mortgage a little more than 10 percent of its wireless airwaves to raise cash, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 12th, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: DigitalGlobe in buyout talks with Canadian satellite company MacDonald Dettwiler

Canadian satellite company MacDonald Dettwiler & Assoc. is in talks to buy DigitalGlobe in a deal that could value the U.S.-based satellite-imaging provider at between $2 billion and $3 billion......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 17th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. mutual fund plunges 15% in five days on bearish stock bets

The decline of Catalyst Hedged Futures Strategy fund, a $3.4 billion fund employing complex derivatives, is topic du jour on trading desks......»»

Category: etfSource: marketwatchFeb 17th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Snapchat parent sets IPO valuation at up to $22.2 billion

Even at low end of Snap’s expected range — between $19.5 billion and $22.2 billion — the NYSE launch would be the largest U.S.-listed tech offering since Alibaba......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 16th, 2017

Snap sets valuation at lower end of expectation: WSJ

(Reuters) - Snap Inc, the owner of the popular messaging app Snapchat, has set a valuation range for itself of $19.5 billion to $22.2 billion in its initial public offering, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing sources......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 16th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: China’s U.S. Treasury holdings rose by $9.1 billion in December

China snapped a six-month streak of selling U.S. Treasurys in December, even as its holdings for the year declined by the most on record......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 16th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Activist investor Trian takes $3 billion stake in P&G

One of the biggest activist investors has built up a more than $3 billion stake in Procter & Gamble Co., adding urgency to the consumer-product giant’s efforts to turn around its business and boost its stock price......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2017

​Costco rival BJ’s Wholesale prepares for IPO or sale

The private equity firms that own BJ’s Wholesale Club are considering selling the retailer or taking it public, the Wall Street Journal reported. The firms, CVC Capital Partners and Leonard Green & Partners, are now hiring investment bankers to e.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: SoftBank bolsters its investment business with $3.3 billion Fortress deal

SoftBank Group agreed to buy asset manager Fortress Investment Group LLC for $3.3 billion, in a surprising move that is part of an effort by the Japanese technology giant to transform itself into one of the world’s largest investment firms......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2017

BJ’s Wholesale readying for IPO or sale, says report

The private equity firms that own BJ’s Wholesale Club are considering selling the retailer or taking it public, the Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday. The firms, CVC Capital Partners and Leonard Green & Partners, are now hiring investment ban.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2017

​Retailer BJ’s Wholesale readying for IPO or sale: Report

The private equity firms that own Westborough-based BJ’s Wholesale Club are considering selling the retailer or taking it public, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday. The firms, CVC Capital Partners and Leonard Green & Partners, are now.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Aetna, Humana mutually end merger deal

Aetna and Humana mutually agree to terminate their merger after deciding not to appeal a judge’s decision to block their $34 billion deal on antitrust grounds......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Co-operative Bank puts itself up for sale to raise capital

Co-operative Bank put itself up for sale Monday, a surprise move by the troubled bank co-owned by U.S. hedge funds and a British supermarket chain......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 13th, 2017