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CSX shares derail after CEO takes unexpected medical leave

(Reuters) - CSX Corp shares skidded as much as 10 percent on Friday, wiping out $4 billion in market value, as the No. 3 U.S. railroad by revenue sought to assure investors its turnaround would progress despite the unexpected medical leave of its chief executive officer.

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UPDATE 4-CSX shares derail after CEO takes unexpected medical leave

Dec 15 (Reuters) - CSX Corp shares skidded as much as 10 percent on Friday, wiping out $4 billion in market value, as the No. 3 U.S. railroad by revenue sought to assure investors its turnaround would progress despite the unexpected medical leave of its chief executive officer.

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UPDATE 3-CSX shares derail after CEO takes unexpected medical leave

Dec 15 (Reuters) - CSX Corp shares slid as much as 10 percent on Friday, wiping out $4 billion in market value, as the No. 3 U.S. railroad sought to assure investors its turnaround would progress despite the unexpected medical leave of its chief executive officer.

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BRIEF-FS Investments, EIG Global Energy Partners To Form Partnership

* FS INVESTMENTS AND EIG GLOBAL ENERGY PARTNERS TO FORM PARTNERSHIP TO MANAGE $4 BILLION FS ENERGY AND POWER FUND

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Mastercard to repurchase up to $4 billion of its shares

(Reuters) - Payment processor Mastercard Inc said on Monday it would buy back up to $4 billion of its class A shares.

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Aviva to generate extra $4 billion of cash, planning payback, some M&A

LONDON (Reuters) - Aviva expects to generate an extra 3 billion pounds ($4 billion) in cash over the next two years and will make acquisitions as well as giving money back to shareholders, it said on Thursday, sending its share price to three-month highs.

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Aviva to generate extra $4 billion, give more back to shareholders

LONDON (Reuters) - Aviva said on Thursday it expects to generate an extra 3 billion pounds ($4.04 billion) in cash over the next two years and will give more of it back to shareholders, sending shares in the British insurer higher.

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Aviva to spend $4 billion in excess cash in next two years

LONDON (Reuters) - British insurer Aviva expects to spend 3 billion pounds in excess cash over the next two years, the bulk of it in 2018, the insurer said on Thursday.

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Court adjourns appeal hearing for U.S. extradition of Russian cyber crime suspect

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's Supreme Court adjourned an appeal hearing on Wednesday for the extradition to the United States of a Russian suspected of masterminding a $4 billion bitcoin laundering ring.

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Exclusive: Avast owners hire Rothschild for $4 billion software IPO - sources

MADRID/LONDON (Reuters) - The owners of Avast Software have hired Rothschild to prepare the business for a share sale which could value one of the world's most used providers of computer antivirus software at as much as $4 billion, four sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

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Exclusive: Avast owners hire Rothschild for $4 billion software float - sources

MADRID/LONDON (Reuters) - The owners of Avast Software, one of the world's most used pieces of computer antivirus software, have hired Rothschild to prepare the business for an initial public offering (IPO) which could value the firm at as much as $4 billion, four sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

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Trump wants $4 billion more for missile defense, citing North Korea

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump's administration asked Congress on Monday for $4 billion more to support missile defense to counter the threat from North Korea, just ahead of his first visit to South Korea since taking office in January.

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BRIEF-Exxon Mobil reports Q3 earnings per share of $0.93

* Exxon Mobil earnings rise 50 percent to $4 billion on solid business performance

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Equifax, reeling from hack, still has no earnings report date

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Equifax Inc is running out of time to schedule its first quarterly results report since the massive breach that exposed sensitive data on 145.5 million people and erased more than $4 billion of the credit reporting firm's market value.

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China's Meituan Dianping raises $4 billion, valuing firm at $30 billion

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's largest on-demand internet services platform, Meituan Dianping, has raised $4 billion in a new funding round, valuing the firm at $30 billion, it said on Thursday.

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Anthem expects $4 billion in savings with pharmacy deal

NEW YORK, Oct 18 (Reuters) - U.S. health insurer Anthem Inc expects $4 billion in savings starting in 2021 from its plan to end its current pharmacy contract and start managing those benefits itself, executives said on Wednesday in a conference call with investors.

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U.S. taxable bond funds attract cash for 13th straight week: Lipper

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Taxable bond funds attracted $4 billion during the latest week, marking a 13th straight week of inflows, Lipper data for U.S.-based funds showed on Thursday.

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UPDATE 2-CVC, others explore sale of drugmaker Alvogen - Bloomberg

Sept 26 (Reuters) - CVC Capital Partners and other private equity owners are exploring options for generic drugmaker Alvogen, including a sale, which could be valued at about $4 billion, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday.

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UPDATE 1-CVC, others explore sale of drugmaker Alvogen - Bloomberg

Sept 26 (Reuters) - CVC Capital Partners and other private equity owners are exploring options for generic drugmaker Alvogen, including a sale, which could be valued at about $4 billion, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday.

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CVC, others explore sale of drugmaker Alvogen: Bloomberg

(Reuters) - CVC Capital Partners [CVC.UL] and other private equity owners are exploring options for generic drugmaker Alvogen, including a sale, which could be valued at about $4 billion, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday.

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CVC, others explore sale of drugmaker Alvogen - Bloomberg

Sept 26 (Reuters) - CVC Capital Partners and other private equity owners are exploring options for generic drugmaker Alvogen, including a sale, which could be valued at about $4 billion, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday.

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BRIEF-Rowan is said in talks to acquire Maersk's drilling business which may be valued at about $4 billion - Bloomberg

* Rowan is said in talks to acquire Maersk's drilling business which may be valued at about $4 billion - Bloomberg, citing sources Source text: [https://bloom.bg/2fk4108] Further company coverage:

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Chevron to invest $4 billion to boost Permian Basin output

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil major Chevron Corp will next year invest around $4 billion to ramp up its crude production in the Permian Basin area of the United States, a company executive said on Monday.

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UPDATE 1-Chevron to invest $4 billion to boost Permian Basin output

* Chevron plans to boost its Permian output to over 400,000 bpd

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Carlyle targets first-close of new Asia buyout fund at over $4 billion: sources

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Carlyle Group is targeting the first closing of a new Asia buyout fund within the next couple of months at over $4 billion, three people familiar with the matter said, bulking up in a region that has become a key market for global funds.

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Carlyle targets first-close of new Asia buyout fund at over $4 bln - sources

HONG KONG, Sept 21 (Reuters) - Carlyle Group is targeting the first closing of a new Asia buyout fund within the next couple of months at over $4 billion, three people familiar with the matter said, bulking up in a region that has become a key market for global funds.

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U.S. expects Madoff $4 billion fund payout to start this year

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. government expects this year to begin payouts from a $4 billion fund for Bernard Madoff's victims, ending their nearly nine-year wait to begin recouping losses from his...

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Russia becomes Iraq Kurds' top funder, quiet about independence vote

LONDON (Reuters) - Russia, the only major power that has not called on Iraq's Kurds to cancel a referendum on independence next week, has swiftly become the top funder of Kurdish oil and gas deals, with as much as $4 billion pledged in less than a year, industry sources say.

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BRIEF-ICC-approved ComEd energy efficiency plan to save consumers $4 Billion

* ‍Commonwealth Edison Company - Illinois commerce commission approved ComEd's new four-year energy efficiency (EE) plan under future energy jobs act​

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21st-Century Span: Bridge of Grand Ambitions Is Set to Open at the Tappan Zee

At a cost of $4 billion, the new structure is scheduled to see its first drivers early Saturday, and will eventually be able to carry 140,000 cars a day.

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Exclusive: Husky hires Goldman Sachs for $4 billion sale - sources

(Reuters) - Husky Injection Molding Systems Ltd, a Canadian supplier of injection molding equipment to the global plastics industry, has hired investment bank Goldman Sachs Group Inc to explore a sale that it hopes could value it at close to $4 billion, including debt, according to people familiar with the matter.

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BRIEF-Softbank vision fund invests in India's Flipkart

* After this financing round Flipkart will have in excess of $4 billion of cash on balance sheet

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U.S. indicts suspected Russian 'mastermind' of $4 billion bitcoin laundering scheme

NEW YORK/ATHENS/MOSCOW (Reuters) - A U.S. jury indicted a Russian man on Wednesday as the operator of a digital currency exchange he allegedly used to launder more than $4 billion for people involved in crimes ranging from computer hacking to drug trafficking.

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Greece arrests Russian suspected of running $4 billion bitcoin laundering ring

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek police arrested a Russian man suspected of running a money laundering operation involving turning $4 billion from illicit business activities into the digital currency bitcoin, they said on Wednesday.

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Delta proceeds with New York's LaGuardia $4 billion project without Goldman

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Transportation officials on Thursday approved a revised $4 billion plan from Delta Air Lines to renovate its terminal at New York's LaGuardia Airport after Goldman, Sachs & Co , a financial partner in the project, exited the deal.

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BRIEF-McCormick to pay more than $4 bln for Reckitt Benckiser's foods business - FT, citing sources

* McCormick to pay more than $4 billion for Reckitt Benckiser's foods business - FT, citing sources Source text - http://on.ft.com/2vzBn1c Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom)

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BRIEF-Prudential Financial says on July 17 entered along with unit into $4 bln five year credit agreement - SEC filing

* Prudential Financial Inc - on July 17, co along with its subsidiary entered into $4 billion five year credit agreement - SEC filing

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NRG Energy targets asset sales of up to $4 bln

July 12 (Reuters) - NRG Energy Inc, the largest independent U.S. power producer, said on Wednesday it was targeting asset sales of up to $4 billion, as part of a three-year restructuring effort to cut costs.

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Too much rain: China's floods roil hydropower, corn supplies

BEIJING (Reuters) - Severe flooding across southern China has forced the world's largest power plant to slash capacity on Tuesday, delayed grain on barges and damaged farms along the Yangtze River, as the death toll rose to 56 and economic costs hit almost $4 billion.

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Madoff fund moves closer to payouts after criticism of delays

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The overseer of a $4 billion U.S. government fund to compensate victims of Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme expects to start distributing money this year, following criticism of the lack of payouts in the nearly four years since the fund's creation.

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India cattle trade ban to halt beef exports, lead to job losses

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's ban on the trade of cattle for slaughter threatens $4 billion in annual beef exports and millions of jobs if the government does not revoke the stoppage decreed last week, according to two industry officials.

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Nikkei edges up after yen softens, SoftBank surges

TOKYO, May 25 (Reuters) - Japanese stocks edged up on Thursday as investors bought futures after the yen weakened in Asian trade, while a surge in index-heavyweights such as SoftBank supported sentiment. Information technology conglomerate SoftBank jumped as much as 4.5 percent to hit a near two-week high of 8,894 yen and contributed to a hefty 31 positive points to the Nikkei after Bloomberg reported that the company had built a $4 billion stake in Nvidia.

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BRIEF-Softbank has amassed a $4 bln stake in Nvidia Corp- Bloomberg

* Softbank Group Corp has amassed a $4 billion stake in Nvidia Corp making it the fourth-largest shareholder in the chipmaker - Bloomberg, citing sources Source: https://bloom.bg/2qNPVLr Further company coverage:

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UPDATE 4-Sinclair Broadcast nears deal for Tribune Media

May 7 (Reuters) - Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc is nearing a deal to acquire Tribune Media Co for close to $4 billion after prevailing in an auction for one of the largest U.S. television station operators, according to people familiar with the matter.

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Pimco shutters RAE Worldwide Fundamental Advantage PLUS Fund

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Pacific Investment Management Co on Friday liquidated its RAE Worldwide Fundamental Advantage PLUS Fund, a global-neutral fund which had reached more than $4 billion in assets...

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Credit Suisse to raise $4 billion in rights issue, ditches Swiss unit IPO

ZURICH (Reuters) - Credit Suisse will raise around 4 billion Swiss francs ($4 billion) through a rights offering to catch up to European rivals on capital, ditching plans to float a minority stake in its Swiss banking unit.

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Exclusive: Fresenius nears deal to acquire Akorn - sources

(Reuters) - German healthcare conglomerate Fresenius SE & Co KGaA is close to acquiring generic drugmaker Akorn Inc in an all-cash deal valuing the company at more than $4 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Monday.

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The formula of the Furious

The "Fast and Furious" franchise may be known for its ridiculous action scenes, but it also does serious business. See how this franchise has brought in almost $4 billion worldwide.

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Star realtor Sally Forster Jones values solid foundations

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Sally Forster Jones has sold about $4 billion of luxury real estate in Southern California in her nearly 40-year career, but she credits her success to hard work and thrift...

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EMERGING MARKETS-Venezuela bonds tank; Mexico peso takes a breather

(Recasts with Venezuela bonds, update prices) March 31 (Reuters) - Venezuelan government bonds prices sank on Friday as tensions rose following the annulment of the country's legislature by the country's high court this week while the Mexican peso pulled back after a recent rally. The price on Venezuela's benchmark $4 billion bond maturing in September 2027 with a 9.25 percent coupon bid down $3.42, driving its yield up by 1.5 percentage points to its highest since last August, at near

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Valeant Bet Was a ‘Huge Mistake,’ Hedge Fund Chief Ackman Says

In a rare moment of contrition, the billionaire hedge fund manager William Ackman apologized for an investment that cost his investors $4 billion.

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Hedge Fund Titan’s Surefire Bet Turns Into a $4 Billion Loss

William A. Ackman was on his way to being a legend of Wall Street — until one of his biggest wagers went very wrong.

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Alinda puts Canada's Reliance Comfort on the block-sources

TORONTO, March 7 (Reuters) - U.S. investment firm Alinda Capital Partners is seeking buyers for Reliance Comfort L.P., a Canadian provider of heating and cooling systems, in a deal that could value the company C$3 billion to C$4 billion, according to people with knowledge of the process.

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Ex-Tesla manager seeks $4 billion for Europe's biggest battery plant

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - A former Tesla executive is trying to raise at least $4 billion to build Europe's biggest battery factory in Sweden to meet an expected surge in demand as the region's automakers switch to electric vehicles.

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UPDATE 1-Charmed by U.S. tax plans, investors buy stock, bond funds

(Recasts; adds details on mutual funds and ETFs, analyst comment, table, byline) By Trevor Hunnicutt NEW YORK, Feb 23 (Reuters) - Investors are showing increasing comfort wading into the markets, lavishing cash on U.S.-based stock and corporate bond funds in the latest week, Lipper data showed on Thursday. Those stock funds attracted $2.7 billion during the week ended Feb. 22, their fourth consecutive week of inflows, and taxable bond funds took in another $4 billion, the research s

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U.S.-based taxable bond funds add cash for 8th straight week -Lipper

NEW YORK, Feb 23 (Reuters) - Investors added cash to U.S.-based taxable bond funds for an eighth consecutive week, moving $4 billion into the funds, Lipper data showed on Thursday.

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U.N. urgently seeks $4 billion aid to avert famine for 20 million in Africa, Yemen

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - More than $4 billion is needed by the end of March to help nearly 20 million people who risk starvation in Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen, United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres said on Wednesday.

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U.S. investors brace for mounting political risks as they decode Trump

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Barry James built up his $4 billion mutual fund largely by studying balance sheets, earnings and market share. In the last few weeks, however, he has realized that he must look at a new force in the market: U.S. President Donald Trump. 

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Elizabeth Warren sends a letter to Goldman Sachs

The market value of Goldman Sachs soared by $4 billion last Friday as President Trump signed an order to begin the process of dismantling Dodd-Frank, with former Goldman president Gary Cohn standing behind him.

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UPDATE 1-Canada's Manulife hits C$4 billion year earnings target

TORONTO, Feb 9 (Reuters) - Manulife Financial Corp, met its target to achieve earnings of C$4 billion in 2016, reporting results which beat market expectations, benefiting from a strong performance in Asia.

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WS Atkins exploring M&A, keeps own counsel on CH2M merger report

Feb 8 (Reuters) - British engineering and design consultancy WS Atkins is examining potential acquisitions, its chief executive said, but he declined to say if it had been approached by U.S. rival CH2M over a $4 billion merger.

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CH2M approaches Britain's WS Atkins for $4 billion merger: Times

(Reuters) - WS Atkins Plc , a British engineering and design consultancy, has been approached by U.S. company CH2M for a possible $4 billion merger, the Times reported.

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UPDATE 1-CH2M approaches Britain's WS Atkins for $4 bln merger -Times

Jan 29 (Reuters) - WS Atkins Plc, a British engineering and design consultancy, has been approached by U.S. company CH2M for a possible $4 billion merger, the Times reported.

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CH2M approaches Britain's WS Atkins for $4 bln merger -Times

Jan 29 (Reuters) - WS Atkins Plc, a British engineering and design consultancy, has been approached by U.S. company CH2M for a possible $4 billion merger, the Times reported.

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BRIEF-CH2M approached WS Atkins about a possible $4 bln merger- Times

* CH2M has approached its UK competitor WS Atkins about a possible $4 billion merger- Times,citing sources Source http://bit.ly/2jteHJK

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UPDATE 1-Peru to auction rights to Michiquillay copper project this year

LIMA, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Peru plans to award the rights to develop the Michiquillay copper deposit in a public tender this year, one of 16 public-private projects worth $4 billion that it intends to...

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BRIEF-T-Mobile enters $4 bln secured term loan facility with Deutsche Telekom

* T-Mobile us-T-Mobile USA inc entered $4 billion secured term loan facility with Deutsche Telekom AG, its majority stockholder

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UPDATE 3-Egypt expects to raise $4 billion in Eurobond sale

CAIRO, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Egypt will sell $4 billion of Eurobonds in three tranches, raising twice as much as targeted when it began a roadshow last week, and at lower yields than initially expected,...

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UPDATE 2-Egypt expects to issue $4 billion in eurobond sale

CAIRO, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Egypt will likely sell $4 billion in a triple-tranche eurobond issuance with lower than expected yields, bankers involved in the deal said, a potential sale twice the target...

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UPDATE 1-Egypt expects to issue $4 billion in eurobond sale

CAIRO, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Egypt expects to sell $4 billion in a triple-tranche eurobond issuance, twice its target when it began a roadshow last week, with yields ranging from 6.125 to 8.5 percent,...

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Brazil's Petrobras boosts bond buyback offer to $6 bln

SAO PAULO, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Brazilian state-controlled oil company Petróleo Brasileiro SA on Tuesday increased a bond buyback offer to $6 billion from $4 billion and extended the deadline to Feb....

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BRIEF-Chang Wah Technology signs credit line agreement for T$4 bln

* Says it signed an agreement for syndicated credit line of T$4 billion, with a term of five years

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UPDATE 1-Petrobras closes $4 billion bond issuance

BRASILIA, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Brazil's state-controlled oil company Petrobras on Tuesday closed a $4 billion issuance of 5 and 10-year notes in international markets as part of the debt-laden company's efforts to term out upcoming maturities, it said in a statement.

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Petrobras says raises $4 billion in bond issue

BRASILIA, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Brazil's state-controlled oil company Petrobras said on Tuesday that it had raised $4 billion in an international issue of bonds maturing in 2022 and 2017.

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U.S. investment-grade bond fund inflows biggest in nearly two years: Lipper

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Investors in U.S.-based funds poured $4 billion into investment-grade corporate bond funds in the week ended Jan. 11, marking the funds' biggest inflows since early February...

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UPDATE 1-U.S. investment-grade bond fund inflows biggest in nearly 2 years -Lipper

(Adds analysts' quotes; Lipper table) By Sam Forgione and Jennifer Ablan NEW YORK, Jan 12 (Reuters) - Investors in U.S.-based funds poured $4 billion into investment-grade corporate bond...

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U.S. investment-grade bond fund inflows biggest in nearly 2 years -Lipper

NEW YORK, Jan 12 (Reuters) - Investors in U.S.-based funds poured $4 billion into investment-grade corporate bond funds in the week ended Jan. 11, marking the funds' biggest inflows since early...

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Exclusive: Onex explores $4 billion sale of USI Insurance Services - sources

(Reuters) - Private equity firm Onex Corp is exploring a sale of USI Insurance Services, hoping that a deal will value the U.S. insurance brokerage at as much as $4 billion, including debt,...

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UPDATE 2-Airbus gets leasing boost as it tots up new orders

PARIS/SHANGHAI, Jan 10 (Reuters) - Airbus won a $3.8 billion order from U.S leasing company Aviation Capital Group and industry sources said it may land another $4 billion in new business from the leasing arm of China's Bank of Communications.

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UPDATE 1-Airbus may win $4 bln order from Chinese leasing firm

PARIS/SHANGHAI, Jan 10 (Reuters) - Airbus may secure an order worth $4 billion for some 42 narrow-body jets from Shanghai-based Bank of Communications Financial Leasing, industry sources said on Tuesday.

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UPDATE 1-Volkswagen board to meet to approve U.S. diesel settlement -sources

Jan 10 (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG's supervisory board is set to meet on Wednesday to approve a civil and criminal settlement with the U.S. Justice Department over the automaker's diesel emissions scandal that will include a penalty of about $4 billion, sources briefed on the matter said on Tuesday.

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Volkswagen board expected to meet to approve U.S. diesel settlement

DETROIT (Reuters) - Volkswagen AG's supervisory board is set to meet on Wednesday to approve a civil and criminal settlement with the U.S. Justice Department that will include a penalty of about $4 billion, sources briefed on the matter said Tuesday.

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Airbus may win $4 bln order from Bank of Communications Financial Leasing

PARIS/SHANGHAI, Jan 10 (Reuters) - Airbus may secure an order worth $4 billion for some 42 narrow-body jets from Shanghai-based Bank of Communications Financial Leasing, industry sources said on Tuesday.

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UPDATE 3-Mars to buy pet healthcare provider VCA for $7.7 bln

Jan 9 (Reuters) - Candy and pet food conglomerate Mars Inc is buying veterinary hospital operator VCA Inc for $7.7 billion in a deal that will give the maker of Pedigree pet food an even bigger share of the $4 billion global pet healthcare market.

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UPDATE 1-Italy's bailout fund makes offer for small banks' bad loans: sources

MILAN, Dec 29 (Reuters) - Italian bank bailout fund Atlante has presented an offer for two-thirds of the 3.7 billion euros ($4 billion) of gross problematic loans of three small banks that were rescued last year, two sources close to the matter said.

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UPDATE 4-Trump extracts pledge from Boeing on Air Force One costs

PALM BEACH, Fla., Dec 21 (Reuters) - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump extracted a promise from Boeing Co's chief executive on Wednesday that the cost of replacing Air Force One would not exceed $4 billion, his latest move to use the bully pulpit to pressure companies to help advance his economic agenda.

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Boeing CEO says he assured Trump about Air Force One costs

PALM BEACH, Fla. (Reuters) - Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg met with President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday to address concerns about the replacement costs for Air Force One, which Trump has complained would top $4 billion.

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BRIEF-Metlife Inc says co and unit entered into second amendment to a $4 billion five-year credit agreement dated May 30, 2014 - SEC filing

* Metlife Inc says co and unit entered into second amendment to a $4 billion five-year credit agreement dated May 30, 2014 - SEC filing

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Dow Chemical to convert $4 billion of preferred shares into equity

(Reuters) - Dow Chemical Co said it would convert $4 billion of preferred shares, held by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc and Kuwait's sovereign wealth fund, into common equity.

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Dow Chemical to convert $4 bln of preferred shares into equity

Dec 15 (Reuters) - Dow Chemical Co said it would convert $4 billion of preferred shares, held by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc and Kuwait's sovereign wealth fund, into common equity.

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BRIEF-Economic losses from Hurricane Matthew $8 billion, insured losses estimated over $4 billion - Swiss Re sigma study

* Economic losses from Hurricane Matthew were $8 billion, with insured losses estimated over $4 billion - Swiss Re sigma study (Reporting by Brenna Hughes Neghaiwi)

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Kuwait's KNPC mandates banks for ECA-backed club loan - sources

DUBAI, Dec 12 (Reuters) - Kuwait National Petroleum Co (KNPC) has selected 10 international banks to provide a loan facility of more than $4 billion to back its Clean Fuels project, banking sources said.

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BRIEF-Corning announces new $4 bln share repurchase program

* Board of directors has authorized a new $4 billion share repurchase program effective Dec. 7, 2016

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Mastercard to buy back shares worth $4 billion

(Reuters) - Payment processor Mastercard Inc said on Tuesday it would buy back class A shares worth $4 billion and raised its quarterly dividend.

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White House: Trump's $4 bln figure on Air Force One is questionable

ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE, Dec 6 (Reuters) - The White House said on Tuesday it does not know where President-elect Donald Trump got his figure of more than $4 billion to replace the Air Force One plane that transports presidents, a spokesman said on Tuesday.

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UPDATE 1-Australia's New South Wales begins sale of third power grid

SYDNEY, Dec 2 (Reuters) - Australia's New South Wales state will begin the sale process for a majority stake in electricity network Endeavour Energy on Friday, its treasurer said, a transaction expected to be worth about A$4 billion ($2.96 billion).

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BRIEF-Maersk Line to buy German container shipper Hamburg Süd in $4 billion deal - WSJ, citing sources

* Maersk Line to buy German container shipper Hamburg Süd in $4 billion deal - WSJ, citing sources

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Tunisia to sign more than $4 billion of deals at Tunis conference: official

(Reuters) - Tunisia will sign project financing deals worth some 10 billion Tunisian dinars ($4.3 billion) at an investment conference being held in Tunis, a senior Tunisian official said on Tuesday.

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UPDATE 1-Citigroup CFO says U.S. tax rate cut could bring $4 bln charge

NEW YORK, Nov 16 (Reuters) - If federal corporate tax rates decline 20 percent under President-elect Donald Trump, Citigroup Inc may have to take a $4 billion charge to profits to reflect lower values for its deferred tax assets, the bank's chief financial officer said on Wednesday.

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Citigroup CFO says cut in U.S. tax rate could bring $4 billion charge

NEW YORK (Reuters) - If newly elected U.S. officials were to reduce federal corporate taxes by 20 percent, Citigroup Inc could have to take a $4 billion charge to profits to reflect lower values for its deferred tax assets, Citi's chief financial officer said on Wednesday.