April 13, 2016 / 4:37 AM / 2 years ago

PRESS DIGEST - Wall Street Journal - April 13

April 13 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

- Regulators are set to reject the so-called living wills of at least half of the U.S.'s systemically important banks, including J.P. Morgan Chase & Co, sending them scrambling to revise plans for a potential bankruptcy, according to people familiar with the matter.(on.wsj.com/1Vl4q2K)

- The Treasury Department's new corporate rules will reach far beyond the few companies that moved their legal addresses to low-tax countries, forcing many firms based in the U.S. to change their internal financing strategies and tax planning. (on.wsj.com/1TQkMiR)

- A large holder of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc's bonds called a default as a result of the Canadian drugmaker's failure to file its annual report earlier this year, adding to the litany of woes it faces. (on.wsj.com/1VTibEJ)

- Chip maker Integrated Device Technology was the subject of a mysterious regulatory filing Tuesday, submitted by individuals claiming to own a chunk of the company and looking to buy the rest of it at a steep premium. (on.wsj.com/1qPDifX)

- The Central Intelligence Agency and its regional partners have drawn up plans to supply more-powerful weapons to moderate rebels in Syria fighting the Russia-backed regime in the event the country's six-week-old truce collapses.(on.wsj.com/1YsO9Hb)

Compiled by Bhanu Pratap in Bengaluru

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