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Cosmeits giant Coty bought a majority stake in Kylie Jenner’s make-up and skincare businesses late last year. Photograph:  David Dee Delgado/Getty Image

Cosmetics group Coty said on Monday it would sell a majority stake in its hair and nail care brands, including Wella and OPI, to US buyout firm KKR fo(...)

Bayern Munich’s players traing last Monday. Photograph: Christof Stache/AFP via Getty Images

Germany is ahead of the curve. While other European soccer leagues are engulfed in uncertainty and damaging pay disputes between clubs and player unio(...)

Share prices on the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Photograph: STR/Jiji Press/AFP via Getty

Key European and US stock indexes surged to fresh records on Tuesday after China’s senior medical adviser suggested the deadly coronavirus may be over(...)

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Two foreign private equity firms have agreed to fund development of warehouses in Rathcoole, Co Dublin, which they anticipate will be worth about €85 (...)

Building materials group CRH rose more than 1%  in Dublin to €35.40

European shares fell on Monday as carmakers took a hit from a Chinese sales forecast. London’s main stock index gained, however, as investors took hea(...)

 Boots, a unit of Walgreens Boots Alliance: has an enterprise value of $73 billion. Photograph: Chris J Ratcliffe/Bloomberg
Back to the future for KKR

For KKR, the New York private equity group that pioneered the leveraged buyout and whose 1998 purchase of US tobacco-to-snacks conglomerate RJR Nabisc(...)

Walgreens Boots, led by chief executive officer Stefano Pessina, has been reviewing a potential deal with a financial adviser to take the company private amid buyout interest,

KKR has formally approached pharmacy giant Walgreens Boots Alliance, the parent of the Boots pharmacy chain, about what could be the biggest-ever leve(...)

Pepper made an €8.6 million gain arising from the sale of its residential mortgage business last year.

Pepper Ireland , which sold its €200 million residential mortgage loan portfolio late last year, has reported a huge surge in pretax profits for 2018.(...)

Theresa May, still prime minister of the UK, steps into the glare of London Tech Week. Photograph: Leon Neal/AFP

Image of the week: The Great Exhale No, this is not quite the end of mad pictures of Theresa May, though it might genuinely be the beginning of the e(...)

Mounting political worries sent sterling lower, helping more internationally focused stocks gain. Photograph: Damir Sagolj/Reuters

London’s top share index rose on Thursday as the pound slipped on concerns that outgoing prime minister Theresa May’s successor might push for a hard (...)

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