Energy Future Holdings Corp.’s march toward the largest leveraged-buyout bankruptcy in history is in jeopardy of deteriorating into a free-for-all among Wall Street titans ranging from KKR & Co. to Centerbridge Capital Partners LP and Apollo Global Management LLC.
Honda Motor Co. said its Accord was the best-selling car to U.S. individual customers in 2013, surpassing Toyota Motor Corp.’s Camry, the leader in total volume to retail and fleet buyers for a 12th consecutive year.
Toyota Motor Corp. and Honda Motor Co. reported lower U.S. sales than analysts estimated as the coldest January in 20 years contributed to a drop in deliveries for most Asia-based automakers and the industry.
I’m at a red-brick bar in Boston. It used to be a fire station. Busta Rhymes is on the sound system. And as luck would have it I’m sitting next to Bernard Horn, an MIT alum whose Polaris Capital manages $4 billion. Smart guy.
Oracle Corp. Chairman Jeff Henley is giving $50 million to the University of California, Santa Barbara -- the largest donation in the school’s history -- to promote scientific research and help overcome budget cuts.
During his civil lawsuit against the People’s Republic of China, Brian Milburn says he never once saw one of the country’s lawyers. He read no court documents from China’s attorneys because they filed none. The voluminous case record at the U.S. District courthouse in Santa Ana contains a single communication from China: a curt letter to the U.S. State Department, urging that the suit be dismissed.