SoftBank-Backed Fortress Investment Strikes $8.7 Billion Deal to Buy Morrisons U.K. Grocery Chain

SoftBank-Backed Fortress Investment Strikes .7 Billion Deal to Buy Morrisons U.K. Grocery Chain
The offer sets up a potential bidding war for the U.K.’s fourth-largest grocery-chain operator with rival U.S. buyout firm Clayton, Dubilier & Rice.
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