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majority

The greater number of a grouping of individual units or persons.
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US-based investment bank, Goldman Sachs (NYSE :GS) has said that it has purchased a majority stake in UK-based insurance brokerage, Aston Lark.
With this majority stake, Maisons du Monde intends to consolidate its positioning as an expert in interior decoration.
It was allowed to take a majority stake in the insurer following a one-time waiver of a rule that does not allow such a takeover of a bank by an insurer.
The board was unanimous on how to proceed and agreed that selling a majority stake was not the preferred option."
The post Yahsat to acquire majority stake in Thuraya appeared first on Tahawul Tech.
It had considered listing on the stock market but decided, instead, to sell a majority stake to the Ty-led conglomerate.
"Acquiring a majority stake in Gianetti Ruote establishes Accuride as a tier-one wheel supplier to Europe's leading commercial vehicle OEMs," Accuride President and CEO Rick Dauch said.
M and C Saatchi will retain a significant stake in Walker Media, alongside Publicis Groupe's majority stake.
Turkey's Aksoy Holding plans to sell a majority stake of TAIB Bank, which it acquired from the Dubai Sheikh last year, to an Azeri group, the chairman of Aksoy Holding has said.
(See News) - Jun 20, 2013 - Belgian investment company Gimv NV (EBR:GIMB) said today it had taken over the majority stake in software producer Luciad, without disclosing the exact size of the stake and the price of the deal.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Qatar National Bank, which is buying Societe Generale's Egypt arm for $2 billion, is looking at taking a majority stake in one of Turkey's top ten lenders, Denizbank, its chief financial officer said on Thursday.