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      China’s equity bubble has echoes of Nasdaq in 2000

      ...separated by 15 years, those of China today and the Nasdaq in 2000. It is not just that both sped up as they inflated, or that private investors piled in, or that money was easy. These features are common to bubbles across the centuries. Both had a wave of...James Mackintosh

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      Submissions guideline for FT Innovative Lawyers 2015

      ...clients Submissions invited from: private practice law firms and in-house...commercial, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, bank and finance, restructuring...SECTION Submissions invited from: private practice law firms, alternative...

    3. 2 hours ago

      Sophos in biggest initial public offering for a UK software group

      ...as McAfee and Symantec. Sophos has a free float of 40 per cent, with a further 36.3 per cent owned by Apax, the private equity group, and 17.7 per cent by its founders. The remainder is held by management and other investors. The deal was...Gavin Jackson and Murad Ahmed

    1. 10 hours ago

      FT Explainer: How Greek contagion is being contained

      ...exposures, little of the country’s debt is now held by private investors, and nobody could argue they had no time to prepare...but that might reflect concerns about yo-yoing Chinese equity markets. However Vstoxx, the European equivalent of Vix...Ralph Atkins in London

    2. 10 hours ago

      Coal bid sets up clash of mining heavyweights

      ...rival Ivan Glasenberg in a takeover fight. And one that has become a possibility with news that X2 Resources, the private equity vehicle set up by Sir Mick, is in discussions with Rio Tinto about a possible bid for its Hunter Valley coal business...Neil Hume, Commodities Editor

    3. 13 hours ago

      World Bank warns China to reform ‘distorted’ financial system

      ...sized enterprises, especially in the private sector. Karlis Smits, a senior economist at...s macroeconomic forecasts, said: “Equity ownership is rather small in China relative...risks associated with volatility in the equity markets.” According to new World Bank...Tom Mitchell in Beijing and Patrick McGee in Hong Kong

    4. 15 hours ago

      European stocks rise on Greek hopes

      ...the referendum. Citi’s equity strategy team argued that...leadership.” But European equity investors appeared...this year on Monday. The US equity benchmark was up 0...Employers Services showed 237,000 private sector jobs created in June...Dave Shellock

    5. June 30, 2015

      Mick Davis is ready to make a contrarian bet on thermal coal

      ...first deal for X2, the private company he has established...group. Having secured equity commitments of up to...especially given that a private equity fund should be able to...pledging $500m alongside private equity group TPG. It is almost...James Wilson and Neil Hume

    6. June 30, 2015

      Handbag hit takes shine off Michael Kors

      Handbag retailers were decidedly out of fashion among equity investors on Tuesday. On a day that saw Wall Street bounce...Pan peanut butter announced plans to exit its struggling private label business — which makes food for supermarket chains...Pan Kwan Yuk

    7. June 30, 2015

      ConAgra Foods pulls plug on private brands unit

      ...the company is devoting to the Private Brands turnround represent a suboptimal...the quarter ended May 31. The private brands business in contrast recorded...off its Jenny Craig business to private equity, but is still battling on with...Lindsay Whipp in Chicago

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