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LONDON | Sale on for Banksy painting that self-destructed at auction

LONDON— The winning bidder for a Banksy painting that self-destructed during an auction last week has decided to go through with the purchase, auctioneer Sotheby’s said Thursday. The auction house said a female European collector was the successful bidder, agreeing to pay 1.04 million pounds ($1.4 million) for “Girl With Balloon.” But just after the … Continue reading LONDON | Sale on for Banksy painting that self-destructed at auction

NEW YORK | Private equity firm is winning bidder for Weinstein Co.

NEW YORK — A private equity firm emerged Tuesday as the winning bidder for the Weinstein Co., the studio forced into bankruptcy by the sexual misconduct scandal that brought down Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein. The Weinstein Co. announced in a statement that no other bidder made a better offer than Dallas-based Lantern Capital, which made … Continue reading NEW YORK | Private equity firm is winning bidder for Weinstein Co.