PhillyDeals Archive: May, 2008

1q Philly deal list hits $60 billion

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The Association for Corporate Growth's Philadelphia chapter, a local private-equity trade group, lists over 300 public and private offerings... Read more

Hill lands more marquee deals

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The Richter family-led multinational construction project manager, Hill International, Marlton, lands a couple more big deals: $5.3 million... Read more

Comcast's Roberts on Plaxo and future deals

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Comcast CEO Brian Roberts, at a Sanford Bernstein investor converence today, on last week's acquisition of Plaxo, operator of the Pulse social-network... Read more

Citizens Bank owner will finance Turnpike sale

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Two Spanish banks and Royal Bank of Scotland, owner of Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania, have agreed to finance the Albertis-Citigroup-La Caixa... Read more

PHLX ends its 218-year run

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Leaders of the Philadelphia Stock Exchange, which has been purchased by Nasdaq, met for the last time Tuesday night in the garden of the Old... Read more

Builders weigh Philly prospects

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It's not hard to get a roomful of Philadelphia boosters to brag the city is affordable and the region is pleasant and easy to get around... Read more

Deal round-up: Ben bucks; Viet Rohm; Virtua builds

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Ben Franklin Technology Partners, the taxpayer-backed Pennsylvania start-up financier, spreads $2.3 million to sell wrinkle cream, water heating... Read more

This Bud's for InBev

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Anheuser-Busch shares rose as the Financial Times floated rumors of a $46 billion takeover offer from Belgium-based InBev, which makes Germany's... Read more