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Financial Daily Dose 11.06.2019 | Top Story: Walgreens Boots Working With PE Firms to Go Private

BY: Michael D. Reif | November 6, 2019

Bloomberg is reporting that Walgreens Boots is weighing a potential deal “to take the company private in what could become the largest leveraged buyout in history.” PE firms like KKR are apparently in the mix to assist in the funding – Bloomberg and MarketWatch Meanwhile, Xerox is mulling over a “cash-stock offer for the $27 … Continue reading

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

BY: Michael D. Reif | October 25, 2017

Old-school retailer Lord & Taylor has reached a deal with WeWork to sell its landmark New York flagship store for $850 million. L&T will continue on with a greatly decreased department store footprint in the space, but the move seems only to confirm that “even the grand physical shopping spaces of old are now worth … Continue reading

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

BY: Michael D. Reif | February 23, 2017

A review of the Fed minutes released yesterday shows the willingness of some Fed Governors to start rate raising again sooner rather than later – NYTimes and WSJ and Bloomberg The new treasury secretary is laying out plans for a major tax overhaul by late summer – WSJ Next up on the “if you can’t … Continue reading

Your daily dose of financial news

BY: Michael D. Reif | June 22, 2016

Day 1 on the Hill’s done, and Chair Yellen’s got a new message: get used to rates right where they are because long-term growth prospects for the US economy and productivity are dim – NYTimes and WSJ and Bloomberg Time for some finger pointing  with just a day left before the Brexit vote.  Is this … Continue reading