Braas Monier Provides Sweetener For Suitor Standard Industries' Takeover Bid

Braas Monier Building Group SA Tuesday said it will increase its capital from reserves and pay out an interim dividend, effectively sweetening the terms of a 1 billion euro ($1.06 billion) takeover bid from U.S. rival Standard Industries Inc.

Allstate to Acquire Squaretrade in $1.4 Billion Deal

Allstate Corp. said Monday it had agreed to acquire privately held Squaretrade Inc., which sells warranties for electronic products, in a deal worth about $1.4 billion.

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November 29, 2016 05:17 ET (10:17 GMT)

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