(Bloomberg) -- Yoox SpA agreed to buy Cie. Financiere Richemont SA's Net-a-Porter business in an all-stock deal that creates the world's biggest online luxury-goods retailer.
... * FTSEurofirst 300 down 0.7 pct on day, up 16 pct in Q1. * DAX records best Q1 gain since creation in 1988. * About 665 bln euros in market value created in Q1.
NEW YORK (AP) - Fresh off buying the nation's fourth-largest chain of car dealers, billionaire investor Warren Buffett says he expects to buy more dealerships even as a robust auto market makes showrooms more expensive.
Sales of Scotch whisky, one of the nation's bestselling exports, have fallen 7pc to �3.95bn in 2014, according to new figures.
Hewlett-Packard Co has lodged a claim in London against Michael Lynch and a former colleague for damages of about $5.1 billion over their management of Autonomy, the company it bought in 2011.