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LONDON--The U.K.'s Financial Reporting Council on Monday said it has launched an investigation into Tesco PLC's accounts for fiscal 2012, 2013 and 2014, following the recent accounting scandal at the supermarket chain.
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By Chelsey Dulaney
Offer would represent up to 31% premium to stock's closing price on Friday
American Apparel Inc. said Monday that it is considering an offer to sell itself at a premium of 31% to Friday's close, while also announcing the appointment of its first female board chairwoman.
Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the nation’s largest retail
bookseller and the leading retailer of content, digital media and
educational products, today announced its January 2015 lineup of free
Storytime events for children and families, all designed to celebrate
the joy of reading.
Shareholder Rights Law Firm Johnson & Weaver, LLP is investigating
whether members of the board of directors of Caesars Acquisition Company
(NASDAQ: CACQ) breached their fiduciary duties in connection with the
planned merger of the Company with Caesars Entertainment Corporation.
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GE Capital’s Healthcare Financial Services (HFS) business announced
today that it has agented a $500 million credit facility for Brookdale
Senior Living Inc. HFS is administrative agent and GE Capital Markets is
sole lead arranger on the transaction.
Hotels Corporation (NYSE:H) and Playa Hotels & Resorts B.V.
(“Playa”), a leading owner, operator and developer of all inclusive
resorts in prime beachfront locations, announced the opening of Hyatt
Zilara Rose Hall in Montego Bay, Jamaica.
The Babcock & Wilcox Company (B&W) (NYSE:BWC) announced today that a
consortium that includes its Denmark-based subsidiary, Babcock & Wilcox
Vølund A/S (B&W Vølund), has been awarded a $230 million contract to
engineer, procure and construct a waste-to-energy (WTE) power plant near
Today, ideel ( www.ideel.com ),
a leading online and mobile fashion and lifestyle destination for
style-savvy shoppers, announced that it has seen strong December demand
and a huge Black Friday weekend, capping a period* of growth and
Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:LGND) announced that
its partner GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) plc reported the submission of a
supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) to the US Food and Drug
Administration for eltrombopag (Promacta), seeking an additional
indication in pediatric patients six years old and older with chronic
immune (idiopathic) thrombocytopenia (ITP) who have had an insufficient
response to corticosteroids, immunoglobulins or splenectomy.
By Jennifer Booton, MarketWatch
Apple's shares of the mobile payments market has hit 1.7%
NEW YORK (MarketWatch)-- Apple Inc. users have a love affair with organic food, but they don't mind stretching for a Big Mac sometimes, either.
By MarketWatch, MarketWatch
Steelcase to post earnings after Monday's close
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- These are the stocks that could grab the spotlight Monday, as a holiday-shortened trading week begins:
Gilead Sciences Inc.(GILD) is slumping and AbbVie Inc.(ABBV) is gaining after Express Scripts Holding Co.(ESRX) , the largest manager of U.S. prescription-drug benefits, decided an AbbVie drug will be its exclusive option for treating the most common form of hepatitis C.
Corporation (NYSE:ECOM), a leading provider of cloud-based e-commerce
solutions that enable retailers and manufacturers to increase global
sales, today announced the promotion of Josh Christie to vice president
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