April 23, 2014

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DealBook: Numericable Set to Price Largest Ever Junk Bond Offering

Numericable, the French cable unit of Altice, is expected on Wednesday to price a junk bond offering worth about 8.4 billion euros, or about $11.8 billion, to help fund the acquisition of Vivendi’s mobile unit, SFR.






Recovery in Euro Zone Gathers Pace

Business activity in the 18 nations that use the common currency expanded in April at its fastest rate in nearly three years, according to a private sector survey.

Justices Skeptical of Aereo’s Business

Television broadcasters are challenging Aereo, an Internet start-up that uses arrays of small antennas to stream over-the-air signals to subscribers.






DealBook: Appeal Judges Hint at Doubts in Insider Case

A panel signaled it might overturn the convictions of two former traders, which would represent a crack in a campaign by Preet Bharara, the U.S. attorney in Manhattan, against insider trading at hedge funds.






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