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  • The world is changing incredibly quickly, business is speeding up, new competitors emerge from other markets. Life is more complex and inter-connected than ever. Leaders have to partner with their peers in order to make these new challenges a success.
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Wiserlinks Knowledge

  • The world is changing incredibly quickly, business is speeding up, new competitors emerge from other markets. Life is more complex and inter-connected than ever. Leaders have to partner with their peers in order to make these new challenges a success.
  • This blog presents ideas for action.
 

Jean-Bernard Girault

Ardian sells €1bn infrastructure portfolio to Dutch pensions giant

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Financial News | 13/12/2017

Financial News French private equity giant Ardian has sold a €1bn portfolio of infrastructure assets to Dutch pension fund, FN’s sister publication Private Equity News reports. APG, which has €467bn in assets under management, will buy up other investors’ interests in a portfolio of eight infrastructure investments including Italian gas distribution company 2i Rete Gas, French renewable […]

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Jean-Bernard Girault

Home Depot announces $15 billion buyback program

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CNBC | 13/12/2017

CNBC Home Depot, the largest U.S. home improvement chain, on Wednesday announced a $15 billion share repurchase plan and set a target to grow annual sales to between $114.7 billion and $119.8 billion by the year ending January 2021. The company said the new buyback program, for which it did not set a time period, […]

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Jean-Bernard Girault

Alstom, Siemens to merge rail businesses to counter China’s CRRC

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| 05/10/2017

CNBC German industrial group Siemens and French rival Alstom agreed to merge their rail operations, creating a European champion to better withstand the international advance of China’s state-owned CRRC. Siemens will own 50 percent plus a few shares of the joint venture, to be called Siemens Alstom, while Alstom will supply Henri Poupart-Lafarge as chief […]

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