Hearthside Food Solutions LLC, which makes snacks sold under other companies’ brand names, may fetch offers of about $1 billion in a sale with final bids due this week, said people with knowledge of the matter.
Tesco Plc’s Turkish unit Tesco Kipa said its parent company started negotiations over the future of the business amid speculation that the parent company may seek a combination with another local operator.
BC Partners, a London-based private- equity firm, is seeking $400 million in loans to fund its buyout of financial news and data provider Mergermarket Group from Pearson Plc, according to a person with knowledge of the transaction.
Liberty Global Plc, the European cable company controlled by billionaire John Malone, may compete with Vodafone Group Plc for the continent’s few remaining cable assets as they seek to build pay-TV empires.
BC Partners Ltd., a private-equity firm, is close to an agreement to buy German academic publisher Springer Science & Business Media GmbH from EQT Partners AB just days after talks broke down over price, people with knowledge of the negotiations said.