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Wallenberg

Raoul . 1912--? Swedish diplomat, who helped (1944--45) thousands of Hungarian Jews to escape from the Nazis. After his arrest (1945) by the Soviets nothing is certainly known of him: despite claims that he is still alive he is presumed to have died in prison
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Investor AB, founded by the Wallenberg family a hundred years ago, is the owner of high quality Nordic-based international companies.
Tsai worked in Hong Kong with Investor AB, the main investment vehicle of Sweden's Wallenberg family, where he was responsible for Asian private equity investments.
Oak Investment Partners, which has offices in Connecticut, Minnesota and California, participated, as did Foundation Asset Management, which manages foundation money of Sweden's prominent Wallenberg family.
Borse Dubai also agreed to sell a further 8 million Nasdaq shares to Investor AB , the holding company for Sweden's Wallenberg family for an undisclosed fee, although if this was sold at a similar price as the Nasdaq buyback it would raise around $175 million.
Nomura has in turn agreed to sell these shares to Investor, the holding company of the Wallenberg family, pending regulatory clearance.
Moreover, SEB, which is a core asset in Sweden's powerful Wallenberg family holdings, said total credit losses for the entire SEB group increased to 3.
The government selected Pernod Ricard's bid on Sunday over three other offers, by liquor groups Fortune Brands and Bacardi and an investment group controlled by Sweden's Wallenberg family.
The offer had been opposed by Scania's two largest shareholders, Volkswagen and the investment arm of Sweden's Wallenberg family, since it was launched last autumn.
2bn [pounds sterling] by EQT, a private equity vehicle owned by the Swedish Wallenberg family.
EQT, which is controlled by the billionaire Wallenberg family, will buy the remaining business which includes Upper Crust and Harry Ramsden's fish and chip restaurant chain.
Swedish private equity group EQT Partners, which is controlled by the billionaire Wallenberg family, will buy the remaining airport and railway businesses, which include Upper Crust and Harry Ram-sden's fish and chip restaurant chain.
The two power blocs that currently control Ericsson are Investor, the holding company of the powerful Wallenberg family, and Industrievaerden, which is owned by the banking giant Handelsbanken.