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Is Starwood Hotels Buying IHG?

There was a bunch of chatter last night about a possible takeover bid for Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) and that Starwood Hotels & Resorts was a possible (likely?) suitor. Reuters had it. Chris McGinnis covered it. Is it true?  The short answer is I just don’t see it happening. The longer answer is that I think this is likely a case of mistaken identity combined with excited possibilities of a mega hotel company the likes we don’t see very often.  Barry Sternlicht was the long-time CEO of Starwood Hotels & Resorts, […]