Hana Bank, a unit of South Korea?s fourth-largest financial company, is meeting with Australian bond investors in the week starting Aug. 9, according to a person familiar with the plans, who asked not to be named as the talks are private.
Linc Energy of Australia said Monday that it was in negotiations that are very well advanced with Adani Enterprises, the Indian commodity trader, to sell certain of its coal assets in the province of Queensland.
The Obama administration plans an Aug. 17 conference to discuss ways to fix the country?s ?broken? housing-finance system and intends to submit a proposal by January to overhaul Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Richard Branson?s Virgin Active, the Virgin Group Ltd. fitness-center unit, was approached by private-equity firms as it seeks to raise money for acquisitions, according to a person with knowledge of the talks.
Moody?s Investors Service said it will review Hungary?s credit rating for possible downgrade, the first rating company to react to the collapse of negotiations with the International Monetary Fund and European Union.