Posts tagged: DS Smith

Brazil's Suzano said to have approached DS Smith bidder International Paper with $15 billion cash offer, reveals Reuters

Tuesday, 7 May 2024, 4:21 pm

Rivals at Reuters have just dug out a huge deal scoop that may have a big impact on the takeover of London-listed DS Smith.

According to Reuters, Brazilian paper and packaging giant Suzano, is poised to submit a $15 billion cash offer for US-listed group International Paper. Below is a link to the Reuters scoop:..


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UNCOOKED ALERT: DS Smith said to ... - Part 8

Tuesday, 26 March 2024, 5:16 pm

Mark "The Kleinmanator" Kleinman of Sky News has just popped up with a cracking new line on the DS Smith takeover talks.

According to the Kleinmanator, International Paper is considering launching a £5 billion counter offer for DS Smith.

The move comes amid UK-listed Mondi's talks to purchase DS Smith, first revealed by little old Betaville, to buy its rival for around 373p a share to create a £10 billion packaging giant...


Cash calls - who is next? - Part 4

Wednesday, 29 April 2020, 7:10 am

There is talk circulating the London market that one of Britain's biggest companies is set to launch a large cash call.

Reliable people familiar with the matter said the mystery company, thought to be in the FTSE 100 index, said the equity capital fundraising could be imminent.

However, it's not clear which blue chip company is going to kick off the rights issue or placing. If you think you have an idea, do get in touch via the usual channels, such as [email protected]...