Citigroup to acquire Viking Global Investors in a $2.6bn cash transaction

Citigroup has completed the acquisition of Viking Global Investments, an equity investment firm that invests in startups and emerging markets.Viking Global, which has an investment portfolio of $1.8bn, will be renamed Viking Global Partners.The deal is subject to regulatory approval.Viking’s global investor relations director, Daniel T. Bocock, said the transaction will enable the bank toRead More

How to buy a Viking Global Investors business daily

Today is the day to buy the company that owns the Minnesota Vikings, according to the Minneapolis-based Viking Global Partners.The Minneapolis-founded investment firm, which is known for its investment in brands like the Minneapolis Stars and the Timberwolves, will offer to buy back shares in the Vikings on a one-for-one basis.The Vikings are on theRead More