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Balmain RTW Fall 2018

Olivier Rousteing took off in a confident new direction with a lineup so shimmering, it almost upstaged the gilded ballroom setting.

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Mergers and Acquisitions

Fosun Beats Mayhoola to Win Control of Lanvin, Sources Say

The Chinese conglomerate has outbid Qatari rival Mayhoola Group, according to sources with knowledge of the matter.

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Mayhoola Takes Full Control of Pal Zileri

Chief executive officer Paolo Roviera is exiting the company.

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Balmain CEO Confirms Acquisition by Qatar’s Mayhoola

The fast-growing company plans to push into accessories and expand its store network.

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Mergers and Acquisitions

Mayhoola Said Poised to Acquire Balmain

The Qatari investment vehicle also controls Valentino, Pal Zileri and has a stake in Anya Hindmarch.

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Mayhoola for Investments Takes Stake in Turkey’s Boyner Perakende

Mayhoola has acquired a 30.7 percent stake in the retailer for 885 million Turkish lira, or $343 million at current exchange rate.

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Mayhoola for Investments Eyeing Missoni?

According to a report by Mergermarket, the Qatari fund is studying the Italian luxury fashion firm to continue to build its portfolio in Europe.

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Valentino’s New Owners, Mayhoola for Investments

In July, the investment vehicle backed by a private investor group from Qatar agreed to acquire the fashion house.

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