Sept 19 U.S. investment bank Jefferies GroupLLC's third-quarter profit more than doubled from a year ago, asit earned more from advising on debt and equity financing aswell as mergers and acquisitions.
Sept 19 Trade group Association for FinancialMarkets in Europe (AFME) named Jacqueline Mills head of itsFrankfurt Office, effective Oct. 1.
BRIEF-DouxMatok announces $8.1 mln in funding to commercialize its patented sugar reduction solution
* DouxMatok - announced $8.1 mln in funding to commercializeits patented sugar reduction solution by end of 2018Source text for Eikon:
* Enlivex Therapeutics announces closing of $8 mln Series Bround led by Korea Investment Partners (KIP) and Hadasit BioHoldingings Ltd. (HBL)
TOKYO, Sept 19 U.S. hedge fund ElliottManagement Corp raised its stake in Hitachi Kokusai Electricto just over 6 percent, a government filing showed,piling up pressure on KKR & Co LP that has been tryingto buy out the Japanese firm.