July 22- Silver Run Acquisition Corp, run by energy industry veteran Mark Papa, said on Friday it had taken a controlling stake in oil producer Centennial Resource Development LLC, with plans to develop its acreage in the Permian basin of Texas. Energy-focused private equity firm Riverstone Holdings LLC, which is Silver Run's sponsor, took a controlling stake in... » Read More
Dan Primack, Fortune Magazine, has the update on private equity deals and the surge in public offerings, including rumors BlackBerry wants to go private and Amazon's Bezos buying the Washington Post newspaper.
James Woolery, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, and David Blitzer, S&P 500 Index committee chairman, have the latest corporate buzz on pending M&A action and the outlook on the market.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports the latest details on the agreement reached between Dell's special committee and Michael Dell & Silver Lake Partners.
Dell's special committee has reached a deal with Michael Dell and Silver Lake Partners, reports David Faber, with details of the new deal.
The Dell deal calls for $13.75 per share, and a special dividend of $0.13 per share, plus a guaranteed dividend of $0.08 in the third quarter, reports CNBC's David Faber.
Brian White, Topeka Capital Markets analyst, discusses why he prefers Carl Icahn's deal for the PC maker over Michael Dell's bid to take the company private.
Carl Icahn has filed a suit against Dell and its board of directors to prevent the company from setting a new record date for the special meeting, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.
CNBC's David Faber reports the latest details on Michael Dell and Silver Lake's attempts to take the PC maker private, and provides an update on Community Health's attempts to acquire Health Management Associates for $3.9 billion.
Investors will be on the edge of their seats during the days leading up to the vote that will determine Dell's fate.
Sources say Guggenheim is out of the Hulu bidding process. The remaining 2 bids are from DirecTV and AT&T, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
CNBC's David Faber reports the two corporate leaders had dinner to discuss the price of a deal for Dell. Icahn would not comment.
CNBC's David Faber reports the latest details in the battle for Dell.
Dish Network pulls its bid for Clearwire, which means Sprint wins the bidding war, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
Carl Icahn is stepping up efforts in his bid for Dell, and Third Point's Dan Loeb has upped his stake in Sony. CNBC's Scott Wapner, offers insight.
CNBC's Scott Wapner reports a source says Jefferies is willing to provide $1.6 billion in financing for Icahn's bid for Dell.
Starboard's Jeff Smith explains why he believes selling Smithfield Foods piece-by-piece will breakout greater value for the company than a planned sale to a Chinese meat company.
Michael Price, Evercore Partners, explains why he believes the tech sector is primed for larger buyouts than seen in recent years.
Antonio Weiss, Lazard global head of investment banking, discusses the details of the Berkshire-Heinz deal, and weighs in on the emerging trend of foreign capital finding a home in the buyout of U.S. companies.
Apple is up 10 percent in the past week, and Google is up 7 percent, with the "Fast Money" traders; and discussing whether a market correction might create opportunities in the leveraged buyout market, with Joan Solotar, Blackstone.
Some shareholders of Verizon Communications say they could be happy for the company to pay up to $130 billion for Vodafone Group's stake in their U.S. wireless venture.