Seat Pagine Gialle SpA’s creditors will vote next month to push the company into administration or exchange more than $2 billion of debt for ownership of the Yellow Pages publisher that’s got a stock value of $35 million.
Henkel AG agreed to buy France’s Spotless Group SAS for 940 million euros ($1.3 billion) as the maker of Loctite glue and Persil detergent overcame concerns about overpriced deals to seal its second takeover in a week.
Com Hem AB, the Swedish cable operator owned by BC Partners Ltd., attracted enough orders for all the shares on sale in its initial public offering seeking to raise about 5.67 billion kronor ($850 million).
Com Hem Holding AB, the Swedish cable operator owned by BC Partners Ltd., plans to raise about 5.5 billion kronor ($830 million) in an initial public offering as it pays off debt from funding expansion.
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.