To grow its aircraft fleet, organic growth will be primary, but acquisitions may also be on the horizon for private equity-backed Air Lease Corp., which raised $802.5 million in an initial
public offering this week, CEO Steven Udvar-Hazy tells The Deal magazine. We spoke with Udvar-Hazy on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, moments after he rang the opening bell on Wednesday. Watch the video to find out whether or not he will try once again to take his former company, International Lease Finance Corp., off American International Group Inc.'s hands. - Mary Kathleen Flynn
Former Commodity Futures Trading Commission Commissioner Bart Chilton brings his saucy eloquence to DLA Piper as a senior adviser in Washington. For other updates launch today's Movers & shakers slideshow.
The activist investor and the famed auction house are headed for a courtroom showdown. Loeb wants three board seats and the ability to fire Sotheby's CEO William Ruprecht. The company responded with a $300 million dividend for shareholders and a poison pill aimed squarely at Loeb. More video