Exor Makes 'Superior' Offer for PartnerRe: Elkann

Exor SpA upped the ante in the takeover battle for PartnerRe Ltd., raising its bid by 5.8 percent to overcome a rival offer from Axis Capital Holdings Ltd. “Exor’s binding offer clearly delivers superior value for PartnerRe shareholders,” Exor Chairman and Chief Executive Officer John Elkann said in a statement. “We hope the PartnerRe board agrees and does the right thing.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Gadgets with Gurman: Essential Phone is Finally Here
10:48 - Gadgets with Gurman is a live webcast hosted by Bloomberg Technology's consumer tech reporter Mark Gurman. This week, Mark checks out the Essential Phone. He'll demo the coolest features, offer pro tips and take questions from the audience. Watch every Wednesday on Bloomberg.com, Facebook and Twitter. (Source: Bloomberg)
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