Another day, another giant deal for Crown's James Packer. As the ink dries on the mogul's latest Barangaroo agreement, talk has shifted to funding – word is, Crown has a sizeable hybrid issue on the way. Elsewhere, News Limited will be watching Kerry Stokes, and Bain Capital might take a look at Billabong.
Crown, Lend Lease
Fresh from successful negotiations with the West Australian government, James Packer has secured Crown a spot at Lend Lease's prized Barangaroo development by Sydney Harbour. Now he needs to decide how to fund his grand plans.