• Breakingviews TV: Stab at Caesars

    27 days ago - By Reuters

    Eldorado Resorts is buying Caesars Entertainment for $8.5 billion. It's the end of a tawdry financial tale for the indebted Caesars. Upstart Eldorado, meanwhile, is making a big bet it can bring its acquisition and turnaround model to the Las Vegas Strip. John Foley explains.
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  • Eldorado Resorts buys Caesars

    27 days ago - By Reuters

    Eldorado Resorts is buying Caesars Entertainment for about $8.5 billion. As Fred Katayama reports, activist investor Carl Icahn big bet on Caesars is paying off.
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  • Berlin is freezing rents for the next 5 years, and it's a major step in the city's efforts to prevent an increasingly serious housing crisis

    Berlin is freezing rents for the next 5 years, and it's a major step in the city's efforts to prevent an increasingly serious housing crisis

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

    The Berlin government will freeze rents in the city for five years starting in January 2020, according to Reuters .
    According to the report, rent in the German capital has doubled since 2008.
    Other cities around the world are also dealing with an affordable housing crisis, causing residents to resort to extreme measures to find places to live.
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    In an attempt to solve Berlin's housing crisis, the government will freeze rents for five years, according to Reuters .
    While Berlin is still one of the more affordable cities in Europe, Reuters...
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  • Eldorado Resorts takes on bigger rivals with $8.5 billion Caesars buy

    27 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. casino operator Eldorado Resorts Inc has agreed to buy rival Caesars Entertainment Corp for about $8.5 billion in cash and stock, as it looks to build scale to take on larger companies such as Las Vegas Sands and Wynn Resorts.
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  • Eldorado Resorts Buys Caesars For $17.3 Billion

    Eldorado Resorts Buys Caesars For $17.3 Billion

    27 days ago - By NPR

    To acquire the venerable Caesars name and properties, Eldorado will part with $7.2 billion in cash and around 77 million stock shares. (Image credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images for Vegas Uncork'd )
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  • A top investor who cashed in on recent $8 billion and $5 billion biotech takeovers earlier this year told us he's looking beyond the 'sexy' parts of healthcare as he places his next bets

    A top investor who cashed in on recent $8 billion and $5 billion biotech takeovers earlier this year told us he's looking beyond the 'sexy' parts of healthcare as he places his next bets

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

    Since Eli Casdin founded life sciences investment firm Casdin Capital eight years ago, Casdin Capital has made winning bets on some of the biggest names in the space.
    That includes drugmakers making cutting-edge new medicines, but the firm also looks at areas that "may not seem as sexy" and obvious but are really good business opportunities, Casdin told us.
    You can think of this like the tech industry, where chip manufacturers help make the Ubers and Facebooks of the world successful.
    Healthcare is exactly the same way, which is why Casdin Capital has invested in companies like Codexis and...
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