French cable provider Numericable SAS and British theme park operator Merlin Entertainments Plc had buyers rushing in the moment they started their initial public offerings. They also have higher debt than the average traded company in Europe.
Dentons LLP advised Molex Inc., a maker of electronic components for products such as Apple Inc.’s iPhone, which agreed to a $7.2 billion acquisition by Koch Industries Inc., the holding company controlled by the billionaire Koch brothers. Latham & Watkins LLP represented Wichita, Kansas-based Koch.
A 31-year-old woman was charged with murder in the death of a man who was pushed in front of a New York City subway train, telling authorities it was an act of revenge for the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
Via Technologies Inc. , the Taiwanese computer-processor company, expects $100 tablet devices containing its chips to reach the U.S. in the second half of 2010, offering a cheaper alternative to the iPad.