July 30- CME Group Inc, the world's largest futures exchange operator, said on Wednesday it would buy derivatives broker GFI Group Inc to expand its reach in the European energy and global foreign exchange markets.» Read More
MILAN, Feb 5- U.S. office furnisher Haworth agreed to pay 2.96 euros a share for a majority stake in Poltrona Frau before acquiring the rest of the company in a deal the Italian upmarket armchair maker hopes will increase its access to international markets.
NEW YORK, Feb 5- Anheuser-Busch InBev SA struck a deal to buy New York microbrewery Blue Point Brewing Co, as the world's largest beer maker seeks to increase its offerings in the fast-growing craft-beer segment.
Feb 4- U.S. agribusiness giant Archer Daniels Midland Co said Tuesday it remained committed to expanding its global reach to satisfy Asia's fast-growing demand for food, despite a failed bid to acquire Australian grain handler GrainCorp.
*Entegris offers $34 for each ATMI share. Feb 4- Entegris Inc said it would buy ATMI Inc for $1.15 billion, bringing together two key suppliers of high-purity materials and packaging systems used in the manufacture of semiconductors. Entegris's offer of $34 per share represents a premium of 26 percent to ATMI's closing price of $26.93 on the Nasdaq on Monday.
Feb 3- Whole Foods Market Inc said it bought seven Dominick's Finer Foods stores leases in Chicago from Safeway Inc.. The largest U.S. natural and organic grocery chain said it expects to reopen the stores as Whole Foods Market stores in 2015.. Whole Foods has 19 existing stores as well as three stores in development in Chicago.
TORONTO, Feb 3- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc said on Monday it has agreed to acquire privately held PreCision Dermatology Inc for $475 million in cash to strengthen its skin products business.
A new app that lets players buy, sell and merge corporations across nine major industrial sectors became available on Thursday for iPhones and iPads.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports Google will acquire Nest Labs for $3.2 billion in cash.
Suntory Holdings is acquiring Beam for $13.6 billion. CNBC's Sara Eisen reports on signals of a boom in the business of booze.
Gabelli Funds Chairman and CEO Mario Gabelli owns 4 million shares of Beam, which is being acquired by privately held Suntory. He provides insight on the deal's benefit for shareholders.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Liberty Media has proposed to make Sirius XM a wholly-owned subsidiary. Sirius shareholders would receive a new class of Liberty stock.
Web security firm FireEye is acquiring Mandiant for about $1 billion in cash and stock, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton. Dan Ives of FBR expects more consolidation in the space.
FireEye acquired Mandiant, the computer forensics specialist best known for unveiling a secret Chinese military unit believed to be behind hacking attacks on U.S. companies.
CNBC's David Faber crunches the numbers on Hilton's IPO, which is set to price after the bell today and will trade under the symbol "HLT."
Chanel has acquired its long-time lamb hide provider in the latest purchase by a luxury brand of a partner that supplies top quality materials.
Men's Wearhouse has offered to buy Jos. A. Bank for $55 per share. CNBC's David Faber speaks to Larry Grafstein, UBS co-head of America's M&A, about the offer, as well as current M&A action.
Men's Wearhouse has offered to buy Jos. A. Bank for $55 per share, reports CNBC's David Faber.
The "Squawk Box" crew report Jos. A. Bank terminated its acquisition proposal of Mens Wearhouse, adding it would consider a new proposal if circumstances change.
A Reuters study found that Iran's Ayatollah Khamenei controls a massive financial empire built from property seizures from ordinary Iranians.
Cubist Pharmaceuticals CEO Michael Bonney discusses the impact to his business from acquiring Optimer and Trius Therapeutics; and what's in the pipeline.