LONDON— Britain's Aviva says it is in talks to buy another insurer, Friends Life for over 5.6 billion pounds in a deal that would create the country's leading insurance, savings and asset management company by number of customers. The companies issued a statement Friday announcing they had reached agreement on the financial terms of a transaction under which...» Read More
The "Squawk on the Street" crew discuss the close of the U.S. Air and American merger creating the world's largest airline and what it means for investors. Also, a United passenger has an unfortunate experience.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau talks with American Airlines CEO Doug Parker about the benefits of its merger with US Air and how he plans to win over corporate travelers.
A U.S. Supreme Court justice denied a last-ditch effort to stop the merger of American Airlines and US Airways.
Eminence Capital is pushing for Men's Wearhouse to consider a merger with Jos. A. Bank. Eminence Capital founder, CEO/CIO Ricky Sandler says he has "never seen a board that has acted this irresponsibly in front of an opportunity like this," in regards to Men's Wearhouse.
Former Continental Airlines Chairman & CEO Gordon Bethune says he was "absolutely" surprised the DOJ went after the AMR Corp. and U.S. Airways merger.
With the Intercontinental Exchange and NYSE Euronext deal set to close, Jeff Sprecher, Intercontinental Exchange CEO, discusses the deal and says the greatness of the company is the way it raises capital.
American and U.S. Airways have settled their merger suit with the Justice Department. Virgin America CEO David Cush weighs in on the impact the agreement will have on smaller communities.
CNBC's David Faber reports shares of AMR and U.S. Airways are halted.
Toll Brothers is buying the home building unit of Shapell Industries for about $1.6 billion, strengthening its position in California.
BlackBerry on Monday moved to oust CEO Thorsten Heins and jettisoned a buyout by Fairfax Financial in one fell swoop.
Elie Mystal and Staci Zaretsky with Abovethelaw.com discuss the possible merger between Orrick and Pillsbury.
AMC Networks said it would buy Chellomedia, the international content unit of John Malone's Liberty Global, for about $1.04 billion.
More than a third of companies are planning M&A deals within the next year, according to an Ernst & Young survey of executives across 70 countries.
CNBC's David Faber reports the purchase of Coal Real Estate by American Realty Capital for $11.2 billion.
Cerberus and others are exploring a deal for Safeway, which could potentially shape up to be one of the largest buyouts since the financial crisis.
Lenovo, the world's largest PC maker, is 'actively looking' into bidding on BlackBerry, Dow Jones reported on Thursday, citing unnamed sources.
Advance Auto Parts Inc will buy General Parts International Inc for just over $2 billion, creating the largest North American retailer of auto parts.
Men's Wearhouse is rejecting an unsolicited $2.3 billion merger offer from rival Jos. A. Bank Clothiers, saying the bid "significantly undervalues" the company.
Apollo Tyres' $2.5 billion deal for Cooper Tire & Rubber has flared into a war of words as the companies haggle over price.
EBay said it would buy payment platform Braintree for about $800 million in cash to add to its PayPal business.