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BNP Paribas Supports Sitel Group’s Acquisition of Sykes Enterprises

Sitel Group, a global provider of customer experience products and solutions, entered into an agreement to acquire Sykes Enterprises, a provider of global customer experience management services. BNP Paribas committed debt financing to Sitel Group to support the transaction.

Apollo Global Management Pays $5B for Verizon Media

Apollo Global Management entered into an agreement to acquire Verizon Media from Verizon for $5 billion. Verizon will retain a 10% stake in the company, which will be known as Yahoo at close of the transaction and continue to be led by Guru Gowrappan as CEO.