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CVC makes $18 billion offer to take Toshiba private 

CVC makes $18 billion offer to take Toshiba private 

(ATF) Private equity firm CVC Capital Partners has proposed a buyout of Toshiba Corporation for about 2 trillion yen ($18 billion), the Japanese company's president said on Wednesday.The Luxembourg-based investment firm will discuss terms with the management of the Japanese electronics and infrastructure conglomerate and would be required to engage …

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Bridging the ESG gap in China 

Bridging the ESG gap in China 

(ATF) Clean energy funds made up 70% of China’s ESG fund assets under management and accounted for over 90% of the net sales collected in 2020. This is largely due to strong outperformance, as ESG – Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance – investing remains primarily retail driven in China. China’s …

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Former UK and Canada central bank chief joins board of Stripe

Former UK and Canada central bank chief joins board of Stripe

(ATF) Mark Carney, the "rockstar banker" who ran both the UK and Canadian central banks, has joined the board of Stripe, adding to the US digital payments company's distinguished board as it prepares for a round funding that could value it at $100 billion.A former Goldman Sachs executive who also …

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