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  • JAB to Buy Douwe Egberts Firm for $10 Billion Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 7:41 AM ET
    Douwe Egberts

    German investor Joh A Benckiser (JAB) is to buy the owner of Douwe Egberts coffee in a 7.5-billion-euro ($9.8 billion) deal to create a global hot drinks empire.

  • Scott Sperling, THL Partners co-president, reveals details of his company's acquisition of private information technology company CompuCom.

  • Ericsson to Buy Microsoft's IPTV Business Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013 | 4:55 AM ET

    Swedish telecom equipment maker Ericsson struck a deal on Monday to buy Microsoft's Mediaroom IPTV business, which makes software used by phone companies to deliver television over the Internet.

  • GE to Buy Oil & Gas Giant Lufkin for $3.38 Billion Monday, 8 Apr 2013 | 8:45 AM ET

    General Electric agreed to buy oilfield services provider Lufkin Industries to expand its profitable oil and gas business.

  • Nasdaq Buys BGC's eSpeed Platform     Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013 | 10:09 AM ET

    Howard Lutnick, BGC Partners CEO, explains why he is selling the company's electronic Treasury trading platform to the Nasdaq OMX Group for nearly $1.3 billion.

  • A $25 Million Question Over a Bid for Dell Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013 | 8:28 AM ET

    Is Stephen Schwarzman's Blackstone Group really bidding for Dell? Or is it part of a bizarre, high-stakes charade? The New York Times reports.

  • Let's Make an M&A Deal     Tuesday, 2 Apr 2013 | 8:14 AM ET

    Deal numbers are down but value is up, explains Matthew Toole, Thomson Reuters, providing an outlook on mergers and acquisitions.

  • Nasdaq OMX Acquires eSpeed For $750 Million     Monday, 1 Apr 2013 | 4:13 PM ET

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports the NASDAQ OMX has acquired the eSpeed trading platform from BGC Partners for $750 million.

  • Douwe Egberts Coffee Group Gets $8.2 Billion Bid Friday, 29 Mar 2013 | 4:15 AM ET

    D.E Master Blenders 1753 said on Thursday it received a 6.4- billion-euro takeover offer from German investor Joh A Benckiser, sending shares of the Dutch coffee and tea maker up more than 25 percent.

  • Michael Dell Is Biggest Wildcard in Fight for PC Maker Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 6:19 AM ET

    Michael Dell likely couldn't have known when he proposed taking his company private last year that he would trigger a three-way contest.

  • TNT to Cut 4,000 Jobs After Failed UPS Deal Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 9:00 AM ET
    A TNT delivery truck near Amsterdam, Netherlands

    Dutch package delivery firm TNT Express said on Monday it will cut 4,000 jobs and focus on Europe after a failed $7 billion takeover by United Parcel Service.

  • As politicians in Cyprus scrambles to clinch a bailout deal to avert a collapse of its banking sector, Rosneft and BP finalized a deal to create the world's largest listed oil major, an agreement Rosneft's CEO hailed as "more important than the situation in Cyprus".

  • The Art of Making Deals in M&A     Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 8:16 AM ET

    Eileen Nugent, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom; and James Morphy, Sullivan & Cromwell, discuss management buyouts in big companies; and weigh in on the role of activist investors in mergers and acquisitions.

  • Checking Out the 2013 M&A Landscape     Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 7:41 AM ET

    CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin talks with Mark Shafir, Citigroup co-head of global M&A, about targets, taxes and strategy in the area of mergers and acquisitions this year.

  • Yahoo in Talks to Buy Stake in Video Site: Report Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 6:46 PM ET
    Yahoo billboard in San Francisco, CA

    Yahoo is in talks to acquire a controlling stake in Dailymotion, one of the world's most popular online video websites.

  • Liberty Media Acquires Rare Stake in Charter     Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 11:36 AM ET

    Greg Maffei, Liberty Media CEO, reveals the details of his company's 27 percent acquisition of Charter Communications for $2.6 billion.

  • Sizing Up the PC Landscape     Friday, 8 Mar 2013 | 4:43 PM ET

    Dell's core PC business is declining, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt. To make the company private under Michael Dell's plan would mean the company would take on about $15 billion in debt. Gerry Smith, Lenovo President of the Americas, weighs in.

  • Gore Sued Over Current TV Sale to Al-Jazeera Thursday, 7 Mar 2013 | 7:34 AM ET

    A television consultant claims that former Vice President Al Gore and others at Current TV stole his idea to sell the struggling network to Al-Jazeera.

  • Richard Schulze's efforts to take over Best Buy, the struggling electronics retailer he founded nearly 47 years ago, have ended. The New York Times reports.

  • What Next for Buffett? Investors Line Up for Clues Friday, 1 Mar 2013 | 1:34 AM ET

    Following Warren Buffett's purchase of ketchup maker Heinz, investors are wondering what he might do next. Yet part of the challenge of trying to predict Mr Buffett's next move is that the way he invests has changed dramatically over time. The FT reports.

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