The Bidding for Barneys: 2 Mideast Equity Firms Said Driving Up the Price
The bidding war for Barneys New York could come down to who blinks first. Two Middle Eastern investment entities are said to be in keen competition to buy the designer — one, the Qatar Investment Authority, and the other, Istithmar from Dubai.
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