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Samsung removes cross-shareholding at holdco level

Korea’s largest conglomerate creates a linear shareholding structure under Samsung C&T after two affiliates sold their last batch of shares in the company in a $833 million block trade.
September 21, 2018

Samsung boosts China hopes with BYD stake

Samsung bought a $450 million stake in Chinese electric car maker BYD last week. Analysts think the move made sense for a company that has had previous China hopes dashed.
July 22, 2016

Rich List: Korean fortunes, chaebol style

Korea's family-owned conglomerates have long dominated every aspect of commercial life on the peninsula and in the process amassed vast fortunes.
October 30, 2015