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Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Market Chatter-Corporate finance press digest March 17, (NYQ: APO)

The following corporate finance-related stories were reported by media:* Buyout firm Apollo Global Management LLC is in advanced talks to acquire most of the assets of Digital First Media, publisher of the Denver Post and San Jose Mercury News, for around $400 million, according to people familiar with the matter.

Apollo Global Management, LLC (Apollo) is an investment manager. Shares of APO traded higher by 0.98% or $0.22/share to $22.75. In the past year, the shares have traded as low as $20.02 and as high as $32.75. On average, 1172760 shares of APO exchange hands on a given day and today's volume is recorded at 969039.