• Spectators

    DataRoom AM: TPG's grand plans

    TPG Capital is thinking big with a reported play for UGL, while the sale of GE Capital’s consumer lending arm may soon attract more smaller parties.

Delta Electricity assets sale set to be extended

The $850m sales process for two NSW power generators extends into 2015.

Medibank investors must read the fine print

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Strong markets abroad suggest Medibank Private's retail subscribers are likely to enjoy profits in the short term, but there are a few traps for the unwary.

DataRoom AM: TPG's grand plans

TPG Capital is thinking big with a reported play for UGL, while the sale of GE Capital’s consumer lending arm may soon attract more smaller parties.

Why super funds aren't sold on infrastructure

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Australian super funds are less than enamoured with the sector as project structure and transparency issues give them pause.

More buyers sought in GE Capital deal

Move made to offer financing to small buyers of GE Capital’s $1bn consumer lending business.

Transfield sets takeover ball rolling

Takeover bid for Transfield could lead to much more deal activity in the industrials sector.

Asciano chief bides time on Patrick sale

John Mullen says he is in no hurry to sell a stake in the Patrick Ports business.

Telstra allots $1bn for Asia growth

Telco to set aside cash to spend on overseas ­acquisitions and infrastructure investments.

Suncorp Bank prices $950m bond issue

Covered bond transaction supported by strong domestic demand.

Orica may struggle to repeat Dulux success in chemical spin-off

Analysts value business in a wide range of $500 million to $1 billion.

Huon Aquaculture gains 3% on debut

The salmon producer has opened slightly above its issue price of $4.75 a share.

Boart Longyear in $US352m restructuring deal

Centrebridge lifts stake in drilling services provider to 19.9%, shares surge 40% at market open.

DataRoom AM: Centerbridge strikes again

Centerbridge Partners looks to have gained a majority stake in Boart Longyear, while The Carlyle Group reportedly drops out of the race for Orica's $1bn non-mining chemicals division.

Oroton linked to takeovers

ASX-listed retailer may be interested in Rodd & Gunn and Oxford.

Asciano update key for investors

Shareholders eagerly awaiting news on talks with suitor China Merchants Group.

LJ Hooker draws plenty of suitors

A number of firms are believed to be weighing a bid for real estate group LJ Hooker.

QSuper in offshore acquisition hunt

Australia's second-largest industry super fund is on the hunt for more overseas property.

Chinese firm on hunt for Aust gold

Shandong Zhaojin Group in talks for acquisitions in Australia and North America.

Ferrovial won't see customer contract details in Transfield data room

Transfield had previous approaches, saw full due diligence as a distraction from business turnaround.

AMP Capital wins $175m Nikko equity mandate

Nikko’s funds will be managed by AMP Capital’s concentrated equity strategy fund.

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