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CNBC's David Faber reports Shire buys NPS Pharmaceuticals and Roche takes a stake in FMI.
Foundation Medicine CEO Michael Pellini tells CNBC, "It's an important day for patients battling cancer."
Kevin Landis, Firsthand Capital Management CIO, shares his top tech plays for the year.
Gary Parr, Lazard vice chairman, and Gary Kaminsky, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, discuss what a big bank break up might look like.
Gary Parr, Lazard vice chairman, and Gary Kaminsky, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, share their outlook on M&A activity this year. Also, Parr shares his thoughts on whether it's time to break up big banks.
The banking industry could look different soon due to the high cost of being a big bank, Lazard's Gary Parr tells CNBC.
Healthcare M&A looks set to be strong again this year, following deals from Shire and Roche. But Goldman Sachs says energy's a sector to watch too.
Dollar Tree said it expects to divest less than 300 stores to buy larger rival Family Dollar Stores.
As Shire announces that it will buy U.S. company NPS Pharmaceuticals, Richard Gnodde, co-CEO of Goldman Sachs International, discusses the outlook for mergers and acquisitions in 2015, and says this deal is an "encouraging start."
Swiss drug maker Roche plans to acquire a majority stake in Foundation Medicine by buying a combination of outstanding and newly issued shares.
Shire said it will acquire NPS Pharmaceuticals in an all-stock transaction for about $5.2 billion, the companies said on Sunday.
The Fast Money traders take a look at today's biggest market movers.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories. The college football championship is Monday, and earnings begin in earnest, next week. Retail sales will also be released next week.
The Walgreens Boots Alliance merger is complete. Jim Skinner, Walgreens Boots Alliance and Stefano Pessina, Alliance Boot, discuss the acquisition and why Walgreens chose to move overseas when the U.S. is so strong.
After two big media deals get done, there will be a domino effect of M&A, former Time Warner CEO Richard Parsons tells CNBC.
With the oil market weighed down by oversupply, activist investor Carl Icahn said that he expects crude prices to slide further in the short-term.
Someone made a huge buy of Dick's Sporting Goods options on Wednesday as reports came that the company was mulling going private.
A wave of M&A in the digital ad space may leave no room for start-up companies, according to a recent report.
Starboard has issued a letter expressing its concern over reports of a Yahoo acquisition, reports CNBC's David Faber.
Which retailers should investors consider owning? Mad Money's Jim Cramer shares an "eclectic" mix.
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