Perth, Australia (ABN Newswire) - MMJ (ASX:MMJ) (FRA:2P9) (OTCMKTS:MMJJF) owns a portfolio of minority investments
and aims to invest across the full range of emerging cannabis-related sectors including healthcare, technology, infrastructure, logistics, processing, cultivation, equipment and retail.
and Landmark Partners, LLC affiliates have made strategic minority investments
in Siris, the company said.
(NYSE: CTL) (CenturyLink), USD 100 million of cash and minority investments
in complementary businesses and assets of USD 25 million in exchange for Globalstar common stock valued at approximately USD 1.65 billion, subject to adjustments, the company said.
(NYSE: CTL), USD 100m of cash and minority investments
in complementary businesses and USD 25m in exchange for assets that will be combined with Globalstar, the company said.
pursuant to which the following assets will be combined with Globalstar: metro fiber provider FiberLight, LLC , 15.5 million shares of common stock of CenturyLink (CTL), $100 million of cash and minority investments
in complementary businesses and assets of $25 million in exchange for Globalstar common stock valued at approximately $1.65 billion, subject to adjustments.
BC Partners is buying Migros with minority investments
from DeA Capital, controlled by De Agostini, and Turkven Private Equity.
Golden will advise on financings and transaction execution, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, minority investments
, divestitures, ESOPs, and distressed sales and financings from strategic and financial investors.
"We're not only seeing financing alternatives by way of capital increases, but there are also cases of companies that have a great opportunity to get out of minority investments
and reorient their resources towards others that are more closely related to their principal business," says Javier Contreras, chief of finance at stock brokerage Santander Investment in Santiago.
Also included is AIG's prorated share of losses from its majority investment in Transatlantic Holdings Inc.; participation in Lloyd's Syndicate 1414 (Ascot); and the company's minority investments
in Allied World Assurance Holdings Ltd., IPC Holdings Ltd.
Willing to make both control and minority investments
and to partner with existing management or bring in outside management.
With minority investments
, traditional businesses potentially give up significant strategic and day-to-day management control of the entity, building out the e-commerce infrastructure.