Posts Tagged ‘equity’

Zynga employees to receive equity grants despite disappointing second quarter performance

Social media game company Zynga missed its forecasted earnings in the second quarter. Despite this setback, and to prevent talented employees from leaving the company, full-time employees received equity grants and stock options, according to a person close to the matter. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

AT&T sells Yellow Pages for almost $1 billion

U.S. telecom giant AT&T announced it has sold the Yellow Pages for almost $ 1 billion to private equity firm Cerberus Capital Management. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Pep Boy goes private

Pep Boy agreed to be taken private in a $ 800 million deal with private equity firm Gores Group. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Bearish Hedge Fund Bets May Send U.S. Stocks Lower, Bartels Says

U.S. stocks are likely to extend declines because hedge funds have leeway to boost bets against the world’s largest equity market, according to Bank of America Corp.’s Mary Ann Bartels. View full post on Finance Stories

Helios sets record for African private equity

The largest ever amount of money for a new fund aimed at the continent is raised by Helios Investment Partners with a $900m investment vehicle View full post on UK Business Stories

Hands trims fundraising hopes after EMI saga

Guy Hands, the private equity investor, plays down Terra Firma’s expectations after losing £1.75bn on its doomed bet on the UK music company View full post on UK Business Stories

Sbarro files for bankruptcy protection

Kris Alingod – AHN News Contributor Melville, NY, United States (AHN) – Sbarro, the popular Italian food chain, has filed for bankruptcy protection to reorganize its business and eliminate $200 million of debt. The Melville-based company on Monday asked the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York to approve a $35 million […]

Banks to back small companies with £1bn

UK banks will provide over £1bn in equity funding to small companies to help boost regional growth in a deal intended to end verbal sparring between Westminster and the City View full post on UK Business Stories

Terra Firma receives approaches for Odeon cinema chain

Terra Firma, the private equity owner of EMI, is understood to have received a number of approaches for the Odeon cinema chain from private equity groups. View full post on UK Business Stories

Penny Stock Trading Robot Newsletter – For Penny Stock Investors Looking For Big Gains

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