Akzo shareholder Elliott says 25 percent of owners want talks: FD newspaper

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Elliott Advisors, the hedge fund with a 3.25 percent stake in Dutch paintmaker Akzo Nobel , has identified shareholders representing 25 percent of the company's owners who want it to engage in takeover talks with PPG Industries , ...

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Toshiba’s Westinghouse to file for Chapter 11: Japan govt

TOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp's troubled U.S. nuclear unit Westinghouse intends to file for Chapter 11 protection from creditors, Japan's government said on Wednesday, as the conglomerate seeks to limit losses that have plunged it into crisis.

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Asia stocks up with dollar, sterling suffers on Brexit day

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares inched ahead on Wednesday while the dollar and commodities held gains as investors shook off disappointment about U.S. President Donald Trump's failed healthcare bill and focused on an improving outlook for global growth...

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Manafort-linked accounts on Cyprus raised red flag

A bank in Cyprus investigated accounts associated with President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, for possible money-laundering, NBC News reported.

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