Mergers and Acquisitions


  • Slowing China to drive M&A: PwC  Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 7:34 PM ET

    David Brown, China and Hong Kong Transaction Services Leader at PwC, says M&A activity in China enjoyed a robust year in 2014 despite weak economic growth.

  • Stock Pops & Drops: WWE, TWTR, AMD & OSK  Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 5:45 PM ET

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

  • Medtronic closes on Covidien deal: CEO  Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 9:47 AM ET

    Omar Ishrak, Medtronic chairman and CEO, discusses the strategic plan behind its merger with Covidien and the headwinds caused by the strong U.S. dollar.

  • Stock Pops & Drops: SNE, TSLA, MTW & DHI  Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 5:45 PM ET

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

  • MeadWestvaco, Rock-Tenn form $16B packaging biz Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 7:24 AM ET
    MeadWestVaco building

    Packaging companies MeadWestvaco and Rock-Tenn are joining to form a new, $16 billion company.

  • Two mega reinsurers to merge in $11B deal Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 6:42 AM ET

    Axis Capital Holdings Ltd and PartnerRe have agreed to an $11 billion merger to create one of the world's largest reinsurers.

  • IAG increases offer for Aer Lingus Saturday, 24 Jan 2015 | 8:01 AM ET

    The owner of British Airways and Spain’s Iberia has increased its takeover bid for Aer Lingus, say sources. The Financial Times reports.

  • Stock Pops & Drops: LULU, DWA, X & SBUX  Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 5:23 PM ET

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

  • Expedia acquires Travelocity in $280M deal Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 3:59 PM ET
    The Expedia homepage and logo are displayed on laptop computers in Washington, Oct. 29, 2013.

    Expedia has acquired online travel agency Travelocity for $280 million in cash, the companies said in a statement on Friday.

  • The week ahead: Super Bowl week  Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 3:56 PM ET

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories. A big week for earnings, and Fed policymakers meet. New housing and consumer data are also due this week.

  • Bloomberg said to be eyeing NYT, again Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 12:34 PM ET
    Michael Bloomberg, former New York City mayor.

    After the most recent New York Times' layoffs, speculation continues to mount that Michael Bloomberg is actively seeking to purchase the newspaper.

  • Why is Li Ka-shing going on a buying spree in Europe?  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 10:36 PM ET

    Asia's richest man Li Ka-shing set his sights on Europe likely because asset prices could inflate after the ECB's stimulus package, says Alex Wong, Director, Asset Management at Ample Capital.

  • Telecommunications are 'scale games': Analyst  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 7:50 PM ET

    Chris Lane , Senior Research Analyst at Sanford C. Bernstein, discusses news that Telefónica may sell its British mobile business to Li Ka-shing's Hutchison Whampoa..

  • Telefónica set to sell British branch O2 for £10B Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 7:33 PM ET
    A man works on the stand of mobile operator O2 at the CeBIT fair grounds in Hanover, Germany, in this March 6, 2006 photo.

    Telefónica is poised for a cash deal of more than £10 billion to sell O2 to Whampoa, a move that would create the UK's largest mobile group.

  • Stock Pops & Drops: DG, DFS, BBRY & LE  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 5:45 PM ET

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

  • RBC's strategic move into the US  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 4:12 PM ET

    Following the recent purchase of City National Bank, RBC president and CEO David McKay, discusses potential for the Canadian bank in the U.S.

  • Should Google buy Twitter?  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 12:01 PM ET

    Is "Twoogle" in the making? Bob Peck, SunTrust, provides insight to speculation Google could buy Twitter.

  • Family Dollar deal approved  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 9:32 AM ET

    Family Dollar shareholders have approved the deal with Dollar Tree. CNBC's David Faber provides the latest on the deal.

  • Family Dollar shareholders approve Dollar Tree deal Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 10:45 AM ET

    Family Dollar approved the discount retailer's deal to be bought by Dollar Tree, derailing a higher hostile offer from larger rival Dollar General.

  • Royal Bank of Canada to buy US lender for $5.4B Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 8:20 AM ET
    Pedestrians pass in front of RBC Royal Bank Financial Group signage outside the company's office near Bay Street in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

    Royal Bank of Canada said it would buy City National, a U.S. lender serving high net worth clients, in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $5.4 billion.

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