• *Snapdeal' potential to be India's Alibaba'- Softbank's Son. *Funds needed to tackle rivals in India online retail boom. Masayoshi Son, chief executive of SoftBank, laid out a 10- year investment plan for India on Tuesday, starting with the purchase of a $627 million stake in fast-growing online marketplace Snapdeal.

  • TOKYO, Oct 28- Japanese telecom and media group SoftBank Corp has agreed to buy a $627 million stake in Indian online retailer Snapdeal, seeking to tap into potentially huge e-commerce growth in the market with the world's third-biggest Internet user base. Highlighting India as a new priority in its aggressive expansion, SoftBank said on Tuesday it's also...

  • Activist urges new leadership at Family Dollar Friday, 17 Oct 2014 | 5:47 PM ET
    A Family Dollar store on July 28, 2014 in Hollywood, Florida.

    Elliott Management sent a letter to Family Dollar's board, nominating seven new directors on Friday.

  • Goldman Sachs in talks to buy ETF provider: Sources Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 11:37 PM ET

    Goldman Sachs is in discussions to acquire IndexIQ, an exchange-traded fund provider, according to three sources familiar with the situation.

  • Medtronic up sharply   Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 9:29 AM ET
    Medtronic up sharply

    CNBC's David Faber reports Medtronic is changing its source of cash for its deal to buy Covidien.

  • It only takes one conversation with Buffett...   Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 8:06 AM ET
    It only takes one conversation with Buffett...

    Larry Van Tuyl, Van Tuyl Group, discusses the events leading up to selling his business to Warren Buffett.

  • Berkshire to buy Van Tuyl Group: Buffett   Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    Warren Buffett

    Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway chairman & CEO, and Larry Van Tuyl, Van Tuyl Group, discuss Berkshire Hathaway's deal to buy the nation's largest privately-owned auto dealership.

  • DreamWorks have Japanese buyer?   Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 9:09 AM ET
    DreamWorks have Japanese buyer?

    The "Squawk on the Street" news team discusses reports SoftBank is in talks to acquire DreamWorks Animation for $32 a share, $10 above DreamWorks' closing price on Friday. Faber says people close to the situation say there is not much going on here.

  • MGM moves into TV   Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 1:11 PM ET
    MGM's big move into TV

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin MGM has acquired a 55 percent stake in two Mark Burnett firms.

  • Siemens near deal to buy Dresser-Rand: Sources Sunday, 21 Sep 2014 | 4:18 PM ET
    At the Siemens plant in Sacramento, Calif., Michael Cahill of Siemens and Myles Tobin of All Aboard Florida tour a locomotive under construction.

    The German industrial conglomerate Siemens AG is near an agreement to acquire U.S. oilfield equipment maker Dresser-Rand Group for all cash

  • Apple's new record & Minecraft maker exits   Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 2:43 PM ET
    Apple's new record & Minecraft maker exits

    CNBC's Josh Lipton discusses Apple's ridiculous iPhone 6 pre-order numbers, and the founder of Minecraft is leaving after selling the company to Microsoft.

  • Twitch 's Amazon wish list   Friday, 12 Sep 2014 | 3:33 PM ET
    Twitch 's Amazon wish list

    Emmett Shear, Twitch CEO, discusses his $970 million deal with Amazon and the opportunities collaborating with the e-commerce giant presents. Shear says he was attracted to Amazon because they promised autonomy and more resources to operate faster.

  • Cramer: Microsoft spinning Xbox   Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 9:08 AM ET
    Cramer: Microsoft spinning Xbox

    CNBC's David Faber and Jim Cramer discuss Microsoft's potential buy of Sweden's "Mojang," the maker of the "Minecraft" video game. Cramer says Xbox is not core to Microsoft and this is the beginning of a spin off.

  • General Mills buying Annie's for $46 a share Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 5:01 PM ET

    General Mills will acquire organic food producer Annie's for about $820M in cash as it works to boost its presence in the natural food space.

  • Why Amazon snatched up Twitch   Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 11:35 AM ET
    Why Amazon snatched up Twitch

    Discussing how Twitch adds value to Amazon and the video game landscape, with Brad Hunstable, Ustream CEO.

  • O'Leary: Amazon can monetize Twitch like no other   Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 11:03 AM ET
    O'Leary: Amazon can monetize Twitch like no other

    Investor Kevin O'Leary of "Shark Tank," shares his thoughts on Amazon's $970 million acquisition of video game streaming company Twitch.

  • Burger King taking advantage of tax code: Rep. Pascrell

    Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-N.J.), discusses if Burger King's acquisition of Canada's Tim Hortons will draw scrutiny from U.S. lawmakers opposed to tax inversion deals.

  • Why Cramer buys gaming generation   Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 9:15 AM ET
    Why Cramer buys gaming generation

    CNBC's Jim Cramer discusses Amazon's acquisition of Twitch Interactive for about $970 million in cash. Cramer explains why he likes the deal.

  • OCBC now needs to deliver after pricey acquisition Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 6:24 PM ET

    OCBC's planned rights issue to finance its pricey Wing Hang Bank acquisition has reassured the market, but now it must overcome skepticism.

  • Have a Coke & some Kraft?   Friday, 15 Aug 2014 | 3:10 PM ET
    Have a Coke & some Kraft?

    Discussing the deal with Monster Beverage and who Coke should be looking to acquire, with Robert Luna, SureVest Wealth Management, and William Chappell, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey.