Colony Financial, Inc. (NYSE:CLNY) today announced that it has entered
into definitive agreements to acquire Cobalt Capital Partners and its
highly diversified portfolio of 256 primarily light industrial assets
for approximately $1.6 billion.
Acacia Research Corporation (NASDAQ:ACTG) announced today that its Adaptix,
Inc. subsidiary has entered into a settlement and patent license
agreement with NEC Corporation and its subsidiaries for certain limited
rights to the Adaptix patent portfolio.
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MADRID (MarketWatch) -- On the heels of yet another record session for major U.S. indexes, futures traded cautiously Wednesday, ahead of minutes of the latest Federal Open Market Committee meeting that could shed light on policy makers' thinking.
By Shawn Langlois, MarketWatch Critical intelligence before the U.S. market opens
The last time the Fed minutes came around, stocks ignited with their biggest gain of the year, erasing a 273-point implosion the day before.
By Jason Ng
KUALA LUMPUR--Kuala Lumpur Kepong Bhd (2445.KU), Malaysia's third-largest palm oil producer by acreage, said Wednesday net profit slumped 34% in the final fiscal quarter as weak prices pressured margins at its refineries and plants.
By Laura He, MarketWatch Asian markets are broadly lower
HONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Hong Kong stocks ended lower for a third straight session on Wednesday, as investors acted cooler toward the recently launched Hong Kong-Shanghai Stock Connect scheme.
By Dominic Chopping
STOCKHOLM--Swedish truck maker Volvo AB (VOLV-B.SK) said Wednesday that deliveries in October fell 5% on the year after a big fall in Europe was somewhat countered by North America.
By Noemie Bisserbe
PARIS--French prosecutors have launched a preliminary insider-trading probe targeting several senior managers at BNP Paribas SA, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said Tuesday.
By Alex MacDonald
LONDON--U.S. onshore oil and gas explorer Empyrean Energy PLC (EME.LN) said Wednesday that an additional 26 wells were added to its flagship Sugarloaf AMI project in the prolific Eagle Ford Shale basin in Texas as of the end of the third quarter.
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