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Shareholders Approve Heinz Acquisition

It’s almost a done deal, with 95 percent of the shareholders approving the acquisition of Heinz by Berkshire Company and a Brazilian private equity company for $72.50 per share.

04/30/2013

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FBI Investigating Heinz Deal After Insider Trading Allegations

The FBI is also now investigating possible insider trading prior to Berkshire Hathaway acquiring Heinz, Reuters reports.

02/19/2013

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Assets Frozen, Insider Trading Alleged Prior To Heinz Deal

Federal regulators have alleged that a brokerage account in Switzerland was used for illegal insider trading ahead of the H.J. Heinz acquisition Thursday.

02/16/2013

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Berkshire Hathaway, 3G Capital To Buy Heinz For $23.3B

H.J. Heinz Co. says it agreed to be acquired by Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital in a deal valued at $23.3 billion.

02/14/2013

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Heinz Issues Letter To Employees To Announce Acquisition

Heinz Chairman, President and CEO Bill Johnson issued a letter to employees this morning after news broke that the company agreed to be acquired by Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital.

02/14/2013