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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.
  • This blog presents ideas for action.
 

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

Morgan Stanley (MS) Taps into European Securities Market

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Business Finance News | 19/02/2016

Business Finance News Morgan Stanley has entered into a partnership with Fintech Group AG, a financial technology company; to increase its clientele in the German securities market by selling exchange-traded products, according to Fintech Group’s press release. Morgan Stanley identifies the rebound in European Market and looks to avail the opportunity by this partnership. Click […]

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Deezer partners with Huawei to pre-load music streaming app on new phones

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Tech.eu | 11/02/2016

Tech.eu Music streaming service Deezer has struck a deal with Chinese smartphone giant Huawei that will see its app pre-installed on the company’s Honor smartphones. The global partnership means that Deezer’s app will be available upfront to Honor users in Europe, Middle East, Russia and South East Asia. According to Deezer, it has a catalogue […]

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OTP Bank Agrees to Buy Axa Unit in Push to Boost Loan Volumes

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Bloomberg | 11/02/2016

Bloomberg OTP Bank Nyrt., Hungary’s largest lender, agreed to buy the local unit of Axa Bank Europe SA in an acquisition that would raise its mortgage-loan volume by as much as 25 percent. The transaction, which includes the retail and corporate portfolios of Hungary’s 19th largest lender, will be closed by the end of the […]

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Veolia To Buy Nuclear Waste Startup Kurion

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Forbes | 11/02/2016

Forbes Veolia–the massive French conglomerate that specializes in water, waste and other essential services —announced on Wednesday that it will buy nuclear waste specialist Kurion for $350 million. The acquisition is part of an overall company strategy to expand its nuclear cleanup business. Kurion’s claim to fame is a modular, commercially-viable process for vitrification, or […]

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Gamesa, Siemens negotiating final terms of wind merger

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Euronews | 11/02/2016

Euronews German engineering group Siemens and Spanish renewable energy group Gamesa are in final negotiations on a deal to merge their wind power assets, two sources familiar with the situation told Reuters on Wednesday. A Siemens-Gamesa joint venture would overtake Denmark’s Vestas to become the world’s biggest wind farm manufacturer by market share, operating in […]

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Nestle to Buy Out Food Maker Osem for About $840 Million

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Bloomberg | 11/02/2016

Bloomberg Nestle SA agreed to buy out minority shareholders of Osem Investments Ltd., Israel’s largest publicly-traded foodmaker, for about 3.3 billion shekels ($844 million), returning to acquisitions in the industry after a series of divestments. Nestle will pay Osem investors 82.50 shekels a share for the 36.3 percent stake it doesn’t already own, the Swiss […]

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Hasbro, Mattel Said to Have Held Talks About Possible Merger

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Bloomberg | 11/02/2016

Bloomberg Mattel Inc. and Hasbro Inc. have held talks about merging two of the world’s biggest toy companies, according to people familiar with the matter, in a deal that would bring together the manufacturer of Hot Wheels with the maker of My Little Pony. Click here to read full article. About Wiserlinks

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Google and Verizon are reportedly teaming up against Amazon

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SiliconAngle | 11/02/2016

SiliconAngle For two underdogs in a market as competitive as the public cloud, joining forces is one of the only ways to push ahead. That’s how Google Inc. and Verizon Communications Inc. reportedly ended up in talks to develop a joint infrastructure-as-a-service offering aimed at loosening Amazon Inc.’s grip on the enterprise. Click here to […]

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CMA CGM signs agreement with Iranian carrier

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Container Mag | 05/02/2016

Container Mag French shipping line CMA CGM has reportedly signed a preliminary agreement with Iranian carrier Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL) following the recent lifting of broad economic sanctions against the country. According to a statement by the French government, the agreement, which was signed during the official visit to France of Iran’s […]

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Pernod Ricard Acquires German Hipster Favorite Monkey 47 Gin

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Bloomberg | 05/02/2016

Bloomberg Pernod Ricard SA acquired a majority stake in Black Forest Distillers GmbH, the maker of Monkey 47 gin, adding the first upmarket gin to its spirit collection. Pernod, the owner of Jameson whiskey and Havana Club rum, wants to offer more high-end spirits that can compete in the same price segment as LVMH’s Belvedere […]

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