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Euromoney acquires TheStreet’s B2b unit
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Euromoney acquires TheStreet’s B2b unit

America’s TheStreet, Inc. to sell its institutional business units, The Deal and BoardEx, for $87.3 million to Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC, the global business information and events group. The Agreement was unanimously approved by TheStreet’s Board of Directors (the “Board”) upon recommendation of the special committee of independent directors. The […]

JCDecaux Belgian unit acquires Publiroute
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JCDecaux Belgian unit acquires Publiroute

JCDecaux SA announces that its subsidiary, JCDecaux Belgium, has completed the first stage of a merger with Publiroute, a long-established Belgian billboards player operating under the Dewez trademark. The company said when the operation is complete, JCDecaux Belgium will be the majority shareholder. Created as a family-run company in 1920, […]

TMG, KKR acquire 1221 City Center
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TMG, KKR acquire 1221 City Center

TMG Partners and KKR announced today the purchase of 1221 City Center in Downtown Oakland, California. The purchase of 1221 City Center is the second transaction by TMG and KKR in Oakland this year, following the purchase of 1330 Broadway in Oakland in July. The project is a 24-story, 522,000-square-foot […]

Nomura appoints Ralston Roberts to head Instinet
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Nomura appoints Ralston Roberts to head Instinet

Instinet Incorporated today announced the appointment of Ralston Roberts as CEO of the firm. Instinet announced the appointment of Ralston Roberts as Chief Executive Officer of Instinet Incorporated. Nomura said Ralston will succeed Jonathan Kellner who recently stepped down to pursue an opportunity outside the firm. Steven Ashley, Head of […]

Andreas Syrigos to head Nordic travel network at Sabre
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Andreas Syrigos to head Nordic travel network at Sabre

The aviation software company, Sabre Corporation, said Andreas Syrigos will take an expanded role to lead its Travel Network business in the Nordics, including Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden. The company said in a statement that Syrigos has demonstrated in Greece and Cyprus since joining the company in 2016. Syrigos […]

Qatar to quit OPEC by 2019
Energy

Qatar to quit OPEC by 2019

Qatar said it will be quitting the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) by January 2019. The planned withdrawal is a sign that its row with Saudi Arabia and other Gulf countries has further escalated. OPEC is a group consisting of 12 of the world’s major oil-exporting nations. OPEC was […]