Seven US firms have come out on top this week after completing China's biggest ever management buyout - the $3.7bn (£2.2bn) take private of Chinese advertising display company Focus Media Holding. The deal, which finally closed last night, received shareholder approval in April for a buyer consortium to acquire the remaining shares in the Nasdaq-listed company for $27.50 per American Depositary Share.
Eight US firms have come out on top this week after completing what is thought to be China's biggest ever leveraged buyout - the $3.7bn (£2.2bn) take-private of Chinese advertising display company Focus...
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