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Sky sells Sky Bet to TSG
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Sky sells Sky Bet to TSG

Sky has confirmed the completion of the sale of its 20% stake in Sky Betting & Gaming to The Stars Group Inc., for a total of £635m. This disposal follows the initial sale of Sky’s majority stake in SBG to CVC Capital Partners in 2015 which, taken together, has crystallised […]

Dangote borrows $3 billion for mega refinery
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Dangote borrows $3 billion for mega refinery

Dangote Industries said it has taken an additional loan of $3 billion for its Lagos refinery. Dangote Group Executive Director Devakumar Edwin told Reuters that the $10 billion refinery should be completed by December 2019. “As of today, cement is the biggest (part of the group). By 2020, the refinery […]

Yann Lepape joins Vontobel’s bond team
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Yann Lepape joins Vontobel’s bond team

Swiss investment manager, Vontobel said Yann Lepape, PhD has joined its Vontobel Asset Management bond team, specializing in Global Flexible Bonds. Yann Lepape has over 20 years’ experience in macroeconomics, markets strategy and portfolio management. Prior to joining Vontobel Asset Management, he worked for Oddo BHF AM. At Oddo BHF […]