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CNBC's David Faber reports that Charter Communications is lining up financing for a potential bid for Time Warner Cable. Comcast is also said to be considering the purchase of TWC, but no price has been discussed.
NBCUniversal is close to taking a minority stake in a company being formed by AllThingsD journalists, The Wall Street Journal reported.
Kristy Campbell, Macquarie Private Portfolio Management says she is quite optimistic about the outlook for the Australian market, with plenty of M&A and IPO activity indicating the good sentiment.
Alcoholic drinks maker Diageo does not need to buy rival Beam, its chief executive officer said, since it is expanding its line of whiskeys.
Patricia Heiberger, editor, Asia Pacific at Mergermarket, discusses the consumer merger and acquisition sector in 2013.
The Fast Money traders share their final trades of the day and what they're looking at Wednesday.
TriArtisan is in the lead to acquire CKE, the restaurant group that owns the Carl's Jr. and Hardees fast food chains, according sources.
Stefan Dobocky, board member at DSM, says that by merging its pharma division with drug maker Patheon, a "global leader" will be created, and explains that the new entity will be run as a separate company.
Drew Huston, co-founder and CEO of DropBox, tells Mad Money host Jim Cramer DropBox is focused on consumer experience with over 4 million businesses already signed up.
CNBC's Seema Mody looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories.
The markets are trying to find a reason to go higher, explains CNBC's Jeff Cox. He digs into whether the "Obamacare rally" has anything to do with money going into health care stocks.
An SEC complaint could limit the fees that private equity firms charge or force greater oversight.
Dec 4- Hedge fund Hayman Capital has taken a stake in General Motors Co and believes the U.S. automaker's stock could rise more than 40 percent over the next 12-18 months after the U.S. Bloomberg first reported news of the stake, which it called one of Hayman's largest investments.
NEW YORK-- General Motors' shares climbed Wednesday, reaching their highest point since re-entering the public markets more than two years ago, as a hedge fund sees the automaker's stock price rising at least 40 percent over the next 12 to 18 months.