Mergers and Acquisitions


  • China railway strategy goes off track Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 8:38 PM ET
    Mechanics check a high-speed train at Xi'an Electric Multiple Unit Maintenance Base

    A decade after splitting two railroad manufacturers from the same company to promote competition, China now wants to recombine them. The Financial Times reports.

  • M&A: The way forward for 2015  Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 5:20 AM ET

    Mergers & acquisitions will have a major "surge" in 2015 says Daniel Ives, managing director at FBR Capital Markets whilst discussing his predictions for the tech sector going into 2015.

  • The Grinch that is OPEC  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 6:40 PM ET

    Mad Money's Jim Cramer provides insight into oil's move and OPEC's lack of pricing power.

  • P&G sells two classic brands to Unilever Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 6:32 PM ET
    Procter & Gamble headquarters in Cincinnati.

    Procter & Gamble said it would sell soap brands Camay and Zest to Unilever for an undisclosed amount to focus on its faster-growing brands.

  • Stock Pops & Drops: BBRY, CZR, TASR & FINL  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 5:45 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders take a look at today's biggest market movers.

  • FCC delays Comcast, Time Warner Cable merger Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 5:04 PM ET
    A Comcast truck at one of their centers in Pompano Beach, Florida.

    The Federal Communications Commission has paused the merger review for Comcast and Time Warner in order to review documents.

  • Goldman finalized deal to sell metal unit: Source Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 1:37 PM ET

    Goldman Sachs has sold its embattled metal-storage unit to a Swiss company, a source familiar with the situation told CNBC.

  • American Apparel shares rise on confirmed bid Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 10:34 AM ET
    A mannequin in the window of an American Apparel store in New York, Feb. 28, 2014.

    American Apparel, which fired CEO Dov Charney last week, saw its shares rise after confirming it's evaluating a takeover bid.

  • Banking outlook for 2015  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 10:23 AM ET

    Discussing how the banking sector will benefit from increased volatility in 2015, with Thomas Michaud, KBW CEO.

  • Express Scripts selects AbbVie over Gilead  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 9:16 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer and David Faber discuss Express Scripts' selection of AbbVie over Gilead for its hepatitis C drug and what this means for Gilead.

  • Fear factor fades as global M&A hits 7-year high Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 5:47 AM ET

    CEOs got their deal-making mojo back in 2014, emboldened by a clearer outlook for their businesses to take M&As to their highest level since 2007.

  • The Week Ahead: Santa Claus is coming to town  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 4:02 PM ET

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories. Christmas is this week and retailers are hoping for a big Super Saturday.

  • Stock Pops & Drops: FL, MSG, RIG, JCP  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 5:18 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders take a look at today's biggest market movers.

  • Faber Report: Don't expect Family Dollar vote  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 9:41 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber reports the latest details on the potential deal between Family Dollar and Dollar Tree. Faber says a shareholder meeting is scheduled for next week for a vote, but the meeting will be adjourned.

  • Bumble Bee tuna bought by Thai giant for $1.5B Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 6:57 AM ET

    Thai Union Frozen Products agreed to buy Bumble Bee Seafoods for $1.5 billion as part of a plan to double revenue through overseas acquisitions.

  • Xerox and Atos step up their relationship  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 5:15 AM ET

    Xerox has agreed to sell its IT outsourcing unit to Atos for $1.05 billion. Michel-Alain Proch, CFO of Atos, describes it as a "new strategy collaboration."

  • Why Aer Lingus rejected British Airways parent bid Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 11:27 AM ET

    Aer Lingus rejected a takeover bid from British Airways owner IAG because it "fundamentally undervalued" the business.

  • Stock Pops & Drops: GIS, SDRL, PAY & CLF  Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 5:45 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders take a look at today's biggest market movers.

  • Stock Pops & Drops: SPWR, CROX, GOOGL & ISIS  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 5:45 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders take a look at today's biggest market movers.

  • BT buying EE looks good 'on paper'  Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    With BT in talks to buy mobile phone operator EE, Nik Stanojevic, equity analyst at Brewin Dolphin says while the deal looks good "on paper", people have to be "cynical" about mergers and acquisitions in the telecom sector.

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