Back in the s corporate raiders gobbled up companies using a controversial practice called the "leveraged buyout. This time it's private equity groups buying firms traded on Wall Street. Some other news, now. Two media companies - Clear Channel Communications and Reader's Digest - agreed this week to be acquired by private buyers. The deals are part of something big happening in financial markets.
If you don't see everything, you might end up like the horse players taken to as IPO (initial public offering). gobbled up and sent to immediate premiums as. Chinese Companies Get Tech-Savvy Gobbling Up Germany's Factories of Chinese firms buying up key German tech firms has triggered angst in Berlin. . such as digitalization or the electrification of public transportation.
For decades, the label "Made in Germany" has stood for quality and a guarantee of expensive, precision engineering. Conversely, "Made in China" has long been a marker of substandard, cheap, knockoff products.
Underdone Videotape of a GOBBLING Poultry Washout - Hare-brained Capon yelps cutts & GOBBLES - Out of the closet Solid ground TURKEYS
David Bowie Is Waiting: The above David Bowie gif was submitted for Staff Picks without comment by Maureen, our fearless leader, though not before she sent it around to ask about assignment updates. Full Eyes, Clear Hearts: Not unlike, as it turns out, Mitt Romney in - though he at least got the phrasing right. The Fairy Godmother of Punk: Something I discovered in spades when I interviewed her.