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Infineon digs deep to buy Cypress in $10 billion deal

Infineon has agreed to buy Cypress Semiconductors in a deal that values the U.S. maker of microchips used in cars and electronic devices at 9 billion euros ($10.1 billion) including debt, sending shares in the German company lower on concerns over the cost.



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Goldman Sachs arm to buy Capital Vision Services

Goldman Sachs Group Inc said on Monday that West Street Capital Partners VII, a fund managed by the company's merchant banking unit, will acquire Capital Vision Services LP, to bolster their portfolio in the healthcare services sector.



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Bonds 'on fire' as flight to safety gathers momentum

Investors sought the safety of government bonds, the yen, the Swiss franc and gold on Monday, as rising trade tensions dented stocks again and pushed oil close to bear market territory.



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Korean Air CEO says ownership discussions are ongoing after patriarch's death

Korean Air Lines Co Ltd's chief executive on Monday said ownership discussions are ongoing with family members after their patriarch's sudden death in April raised questions about the future of the airline and parent Hanjin Group.



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Azerbaijan cancels $1 billion contract with Boeing for safety reasons

Azerbaijan airline AZAL has canceled a $1 billion contract with Boeing to purchase 10 737 MAX jets, a spokesman said on Monday, following the fatal crashes involving the aircraft in Ethiopia and Indonesia.



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Oil prices plunge further on trade war fears

Oil prices plunged by more than 1.5% to below $61 a barrel on Monday, extending last week's heavy losses as deepening U.S. trade wars fanned fears of a global economic slowdown.



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Spice maker McCormick's quest to make your vanilla milkshake cheaper

A kilo of vanilla beans costs more than a kilo of silver.



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Glencore's head of oil, Alex Beard, retires amid U.S. probes

Glencore's head of oil, Alex Beard, who helped make the firm one of the world's top three oil trading houses, will retire this month, the company said on Monday in yet another management shake-up amid U.S. probes into its activities.



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Oil prices steady, caught between Saudi supply reassurances and trade fears

Oil prices held steady on Monday following last week's heavy losses, as deepening U.S. trade wars fanned fears of a global economic slowdown but top oil exporter Saudi Arabia sought to calm markets.



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Global recession fears grow as factory activity shrinks

Factory activity contracted across Asia and Europe last month as an escalating trade war between Washington and Beijing raised fears of a global economic downturn and heaped pressure on policymakers to roll out more stimulus.



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New Companies for Week Ending 6/2/2019

New Companies for Week Ending 6/2/2019


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Funding Report for Week Ending 6/2/2019

Funding Report for Week Ending 6/2/2019


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Mexico hopes to reach migration deal with U.S. as tariffs loom

Mexico can reach an agreement with the United States to resolve a dispute over migration that prompted U.S. President Donald Trump to threaten punitive tariffs, Mexican officials said on Monday as diplomatic talks were set to begin in Washington.



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Supreme Court rejects insider trading appeal brought by SAC's Martoma

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected an appeal by Mathew Martoma, a former portfolio manager for billionaire Steven A. Cohen, challenging a conviction for insider trading.



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Infineon revs up auto business with $10 billion Cypress deal

Germany's Infineon has agreed to buy Silicon Valley-based Cypress Semiconductor for $10 billion, in an expensive move by Europe's largest chip-maker to expand further in next-generation automobiles and Internet technologies.



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