*Euro STOXX 50 up 1 pct, moves back above 50- day moving average. PARIS, April 16- European shares rose on Wednesday, reversing the previous session's slide as economic growth data from China came a touch above forecasts. French utilities Veolia Environnement and Suez Environnement both surged around 3 percent, boosted by merger speculation.» Read More
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Tim McCarthy, chairman & CEO at Nikko Asset Management, says that the merge with DBS AM will facilitate distribution of Nikko AM products throughout the bank's existing network in Asia.
CNBC's Jon Fortt; Youssef Squali, Jefferies, and Herman Leung, Susquehanna Financial Group, discuss what a possible takeover of Alibaba by Yahoo would mean for investors.
The middle-market is active in M&A right now because it's easier for smaller companies to get deals done.
So the Department of Justice today came out and said that calling AT&T-Mobile your beloved service provider may be but a dream. AT&T will no doubt put up a strong fight, what with its five law firms, four banks, and two public relations firms on retainer—not to mention a heavy lobbying presence in Washington. But in the meantime, let’s look at who’s coming away with what.
The government sued to block AT&T's $39 billion deal to buy T-Mobile USA because of anti-competition concerns, launching the biggest challenge to a takeover by the Obama administration.
The visionary behind the iPod, iPhone and iPad was considered a brilliant but ruthlessly efficient manager, but Steve Jobs was never a force for deal making, The New York Times reports.
CNBC's David Faber reports on the M&A deal between Kinetic Concepts and private equity group, Apax Partners.
A look at some of the biggest M&A deals so far this year, with Jeff Solomon, Cowen & Company COO/head of investment banking.
Deutsche Telekom's CEO Rene Obermann is confident that the sale of its US unit T-Mobile USA to AT&T will get regulatory approval, he told CNBC Thursday.
Discussing the risks and rewards of acquiring HSBC branches, with John Koelmel, First Niagara president/CEO.
CNBC's Kate Kelly has the details on Lansdowne Partners dumping Goldman Sachs shares, and a look at a slowdown in Wall Street deal-making, with Donald Drapkin, Casablanca Capital founder and chairman.
Despite being rebuffed in its initial efforts, CEO John Faraci said IP will push forward with the deal.
Discussing the latest bailout efforts for Greece, with Scott Minerd, Guggenheim Partners, and whether the markets are starting a merger boom, with David Simon, Twin Securities.
A new wave of deal making will continue despite a slowdown in merger and acquisition-related activity in June, UBS said on Wednesday, adding investors should be sanguine about the weakness in the second quarter and simply acknowledge that there will be dips in what it says are still strong figures.
The plodding US economy had one significant bright spot in the first half of the year—a bustling mergers and acquisitions market that stands a good chance of continuing through the second half.
CNBC's David Faber discusses why banks are taking a beating and the battle for Southern Union.
These mergers would just make sense, the "Mad Money" host said.
Options activity on Friday was wildly bullish in Southwestern Energy, which was the subject of takeover talk last week. More than 26,000 calls changed hands versus less than 2,800 puts. Chevron is seen as a suitor.
The CEE Stock Exchange Group, consisting of the Vienna, Budapest, Ljubljana and Prague stock markets, is interested in buying more stock exchanges in the region, Michael Buhl, CEO of the CEE Stock Exchange Group, told CNBC.com in an interview.