Settlement talks between First United, Driver Management break down

BOSTON (Reuters) – Talks between First United Corp and Driver Management to settle a fight for board seats at the bank holding company broke down when the activist investor... Read more »

Billionaire Lawrence Stroll buys stake in Aston Martin

LONDON (Reuters) – Canadian billionaire Lawrence Stroll has agreed to buy up to 20% of Aston Martin and rename his Formula One team after the 107-year-old company famed for... Read more »

Capgemini passes first hurdle in Altran bid despite Elliott resistance

The logo of Capgemini is pictured during the Viva Tech start-up and technology summit in Paris, France, May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Charles Platiau PARIS (Reuters) – French consulting and IT... Read more »

India renews push to sell Air India, puts entire stake on the block

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India said on Monday it plans to sell its entire interest in Air India Ltd, making a renewed push to sell the flag carrier after... Read more »

EU plans more protectionist antitrust rules, data sharing in policy shake-up

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The EU plans to adopt more protectionist antitrust rules and encourage businesses to share data as part of an industrial policy overhaul aimed at giving European... Read more »

Fiat Chrysler asks U.S. court to toss out GM racketeering claims: filing

(Reuters) – Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCHA.MI) on Friday urged a federal judge to throw out a General Motors Co’s (GM.N) lawsuit accusing Fiat Chrysler of racketeering and bribing... Read more »

Visa to pay $5.3 billion to buy fintech startup Plaid

(Reuters) – Visa Inc (V.N) said on Monday it agreed to buy privately held software startup Plaid Inc in a $5.3 billion deal that will boost the payments giant’s... Read more »

Thyssenkrupp steps up efforts to sell Industrial Solutions unit: FT

FILE PHOTO: The logo of German steelmaker ThyssenKrupp AG is seen at the gate to Haus Rheinberg, a villa used for seminars in the valley of the small stream... Read more »

Varta warns of patent infringements by Chinese firms, shares plunge

FILE PHOTO: Varta battery cells are displayed in this picture illustration taken September 27, 2017. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch/Illustration FRANKFURT (Reuters) – German battery maker Varta (VAR1.DE) said on Wednesday that... Read more »

U.S. sets China trade deal terms, sources say, but Beijing mum

WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) – Washington has set its terms for a trade deal with China, offering to suspend some tariffs on Chinese goods and cut others in exchange for Beijing’s... Read more »