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The Caixabank and Bankia merger in numbers

Caixabank CABK.MC and state-owned Bankia BKIA.MC on Friday announced the details of a merger to create Spain’s biggest domestic bank by assets. Following are some key figures: FINANCIAL TERMS Caixabank

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LSE picks Euronext as preferred bidder for Borsa Italiana

London Stock Exchange entered exclusive talks to sell Borsa Italiana to Euronext on Friday, with the French operator seeing off Deutsche Boerse and Switzerland’s Six as it bids to add

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SoftBank exits cellphone distributor Brightstar in telecoms sell-down

SoftBank Group Corp 9984.T said on Friday it would sell U.S. cellphone distributor Brightstar for an undisclosed price, marking the latest sale of telecoms assets as the Japanese conglomerate builds

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China’s Tencent rebrands WeChat work app ahead of Trump ban

Chinese tech giant Tencent Holdings 0700.HK has changed the name of its WeChat Work office collaboration app to WeCom, setting it up as a potential alternative to its messaging app

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Ericsson to buy networking specialist Cradlepoint in $1.1 billion 5G deal

Ericsson has agreed to buy U.S.-based wireless networking company Cradlepoint in a $1.1 billion deal, the Swedish telecoms gear maker said on Friday, as part of plans to expand its

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Apple to launch first online store in India next week

Apple Inc will launch its first online store in India on Sept. 23, the iPhone maker said on Friday, coinciding with the country’s holiday season that brings some of the

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French ministers to visit Bridgestone plant under threat

The French government is sending two ministers to a tyre plant in northern France next Monday as it reiterated calls on Japanese owners Bridgestone 5108.T to consider alternatives to closing

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