08.11.2013 - BlackBerry Ltd: Qatari sovereign fund invests in US$1-bln debt offering
When the chips are down you find out who your real friends are, and itís not always who you think. Thatís the way itís turning out for beleaguered smartphone maker BlackBerry Ltd., which has negotiated a lifeline from the Qatarís s sovereign wealth fund, one of the worldís most aggressive deal sleuths. Qatar Holding LLC, a foreign arm of the Qatar Investment Authority, will buy about US$200-million of an offering of convertible debentures announced by BlackBerry earlier this week, according to a report by the Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute...............................................Full Article: Source
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