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LONDON (Reuters) - Alliance Trust Chairwoman Karin Forseke sought to rally support in a fight to derail Elliott Advisors' plan to overhaul her board on Friday, asking investors to consider who they "trust" to run the 126-year old firm.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and Japan want the World Bank and Asian Development Bank (ADB) to team up with a new Chinese-led development bank in syndicated loans, as a way of helping the new lender establish strong standards, Japan's finance minister said.
(Reuters) - Carlyle Group LP-owned London taxi operator Addison Lee said it has bought rival Cyclone VIP Cars & Couriers.
(Reuters) - South Africa's Brait SE has offered $1 billion for a controlling stake in fitness chain Virgin Active, it said on Tuesday, seeking to tap the growing health-conscious middle class market in Africa and Asia.