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Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox is expected to make an aggressive case for merging with Time Warner during its quarterly earnings call.
Aug 4- Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox Inc is expected to make an aggressive case for merging with Time Warner Inc during its quarterly earnings call on Wednesday, though people familiar with the company's plans have said it would not use that forum to raise its bid.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Evercore Partners said it plans to acquire the operating business of ISI International Strategy & Investment.
Aug 1- Boutique investment bank Evercore Partners Inc is nearing an agreement to buy equity research and trading firm International Strategy& Investment Group LLC, the Wall Street Journal reported. Evercore and ISI were not immediately available to comment.
Frank Perkins Hixon Jr., a former senior manager at the bank, was also ordered to pay $810,000 in fines and forfeitures to the government and $1.2 million in restitution to Evercore by U.S.
The company also announced a plan to buy back up to an additional $1 billion in shares through the end of 2015 after completing a $1 billion program announced last October.
Two of Wall Street's most influential dealmakers have a message for Washington: Make U.S. corporate taxes more competitive in the global economy before its too late.
In our Talking Squawk blog, Joe appears on "The Daily Show" in a clip of his Rick Perry interview; Becky loses her breath on TV; and Andrew talks cocktails.
Merck is considering selling a big portfolio of mature drugs that could fetch more than $15 billion, according to people familiar with the matter.
Ian Read, CEO of Pfizer, flew into London for a round of meetings with politicians and investors ahead of an expected fresh bid for AstraZeneca.
Wireless Internet access in the sky is taking off, promising better connections for travelers and a bonanza for companies that sell the systems.
A former senior managing director at Evercore charged on Friday with securities fraud and other violations, according to a court filing.
U.S. technology companies may face new challenges selling their goods and services in China as fallout from the U.S. spying scandal takes a toll.
Which bands are the all-time best? Winklevosses, what's up with bitcoin? Is a tech wreck brewing? Answers to these questions and more in "Talking Squawk."
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
"Talking Squawk" looks at what the smartest investors, including Stanley Druckenmiller, Warren Buffett and David Tepper, think about the nontaper.
Former Deputy Treasury Secretary Roger Altman tells CNBC he's looking for "the most battle-hardened veteran" to be the next Fed chairman, and that's Larry Summers.
Tribune Co. said it plans to separate its newspaper publishing and broadcasting businesses.
There was a lot of drama this week, from the CEO held hostage in China by his workers (yeah, that's gotta be a movie) to the Fed upending the market like a desperate housewife.