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Slim Pickens: Mexican Oil Tycoon Goes Out On His Own

Mexican telecom tycoon Carlos Slim, who is ranked by Forbes as the world's second-richest man, reportedly established his own oil company.

Mexican Tycoon Carlos Slim Sets Up New Company To Spin Off Assets And Avoid Anti-Trust Sanctions

Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim Helú announced the creation of a new company to spin off cellular towers as part of its divestiture plan to avoid tougher anti-trust sanctions

America Movil may not face tougher regulation without asset sale: regulator

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's telecom regulator will not necessarily impose tougher rules against billionaire Carlos Slim's America Movil if it does not go ahead with a plan to sell off assets, the head of the regulatory agency said in an interview on Friday.

Carlos Slim bank unit pledges America Movil stock for new loans

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A subsidiary of Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim's Grupo Financiero Inbursa bank has entered two loan agreements for nearly $700 million, pledging America Movil stock as collateral, according to a filing published on Thursday. Show More Summary

Here's how the top ten tech billionaires compare to Bill Gates

Forbes just released its annual ranking of the top billionaires in the world. Once again, Bill Gates, beating out Mexican telecom magnate Carlos Slim, tops out the list. Unsurprisingly, a lot of tech billionaires made the list. Despite the vast quantities of cash flying around the tech industry, however, no one came particularly close to Gates. Show More Summary

Carlos Slim buys Spanish real estate on the cheap

The Mexican tycoon bought a 25 pct stake in property firm Realia at a discount and is eyeing a takeover. He is also the biggest shareholder of builder FCC, which in turn owns major stakes in Realia and Cementos Portland. Slim effectively controls all three. Minorities beware.

Juventus vs. Borussia Dortmund: Winners and Losers from Champions League

Juventus defeated Borussia Dortmund, 2-1, in the first leg of its round-of-16 clash with the German side on Tuesday in Turin. Carlos Tevez and Alvaro Morata each scored a goal in the first half to hand the Italian side a slim advantage...Show More Summary

Social Commerce Site Fancy Raises Around $20M In Series D Led By Carlos Slim And Japan’s CCC

Some big news for Fancy, the social shopping platform based out of New York. The company has raised a Series D round of around $20 million, a strategic investment led by Mexico’s Carlos Slim and CCC, a holding company out of Japan whose main business is the Tsutaya chain of book and media retailers. Show More Summary

World's Richest Man Now Top NYT Shareholder

Mexican telecoms billionaire Carlos Slim is having quite a week—he has become the biggest shareholder in the New York Times and reclaimed his title as the world's richest man. Slim has exercised warrants obtained when he loaned the company $250 million in 2009 to double his stake in the...

Carlos Slim Just Became The New York Times’ Largest Investor

Mexican telecom mogul Carlos Slim Helu now owns more of the New York Times Co than the does the Sulzberger family, which has controlled the venerable news provider since 1896. Slim became the dominant investor today after paying $101.1...Show More Summary

Carlos Slim Becomes NY Times Largest Shareholder

(Reuters) - New York Times Co said Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim has increased his stake to 16.8 percent, becoming the largest shareholder of the company. Entities affiliated with Slim exercised warrants to acquire nearly 15.9 million shares of Class A common stock at $6.3572 per share. Show More Summary

Carlos Slim More Than Doubles His Stake in Times Company

Mr. Slim, who lent the newspaper money during the financial downturn, exercised warrants received as a part of that deal.

Mexican Billionaire Carlos Slim Scores Big with New York Times Investment

Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim who loaned the New York Times $250 million when the newspaper was struggling to survive financially has reaped large returns for his investment to date and stands to profit by another $100 million if he exercises his stock warrants this week according to Bloomberg.

Carlos Slim Could Become Top NY Times Shareholder

Carlos Slim, the 74-year-old Mexican billionaire, could become the largest shareholder of The New York Times if he exercises his options by tomorrow’s deadline. Slim loaned the Times a tiny bit of spending cash ($250 million) in 2009...Show More Summary

Carlos Slim may become largest NYT shareholder

Billionaire Carlos Slim is poised to become the largest shareholder in the New York Times Co. after already almost doubling his money from an investment that helped the newspaper get through the... To view the full story, click the title link.

More than Slim odds America Movil buys T-Mobile

Carlos Slim’s telecoms empire needs to reduce its dependence on Mexico. The fourth U.S. wireless carrier is cheap, parent Deutsche Telekom doesn’t want it and there’s strategic logic to a deal. The increasingly frightful competition in U.S. telecoms may be a sticking point.

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A) Propels Warren Buffet Ahead of Carlos Slim As World’s Second Wealthiest Man

When people call you an ‘Oracle’, and you are working in the finance industry, Warren Buffet, CEO and Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A), will tell you that life doesn’t get any better, at least in terms of amassing huge sums of wealth. In a segment on CNBC, it was revealed that Buffet is now […]

Jill Abramson falls off Forbes’ ‘Most Powerful People’ list

6 months agoIndustries / Media : Media Wire

Forbes released its annual ranking of The World’s Most Powerful People on Wednesday, and it includes several media movers: Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, was ranked 12th. Carlos Slim Helu, the Mexican telecoms billionaire who owns a 17 percent stake in The New York Times, came in at no. Show More Summary

World's Richest Man: 3-Day Work Week 'Will Happen'

He's said it once and he's saying it again: Carlos Slim envisions a world where we work just three days a week and have more time for the things we enjoy. But this isn't some pipe dream. "I am sure it will happen," the Mexican billionaire tells CNN Money. Though...

The world's richest man says you should just work 3 days a week

Carlos Slim — aka the richest man in the world — has a novel idea: instead of working five (or more) days a week, bring it down to three. "You should have more time for you during all of your life, not when you're 65 and retired," he told CNNMoney. Show More Summary

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