Vodafone moved closer to a possible 10 billion-euro bid for German cable operator Kabel Deutschland by hiring long-time banker Goldman Sachs to advise on options, a person with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters.
The FMHR traders weigh in on how to trade the surge in Apple's shares. And, CNBC's David Faber talks with Mike Fries, Liberty Global CEO about his company's agreement to buy Virgin Media in a $16 billion deal.
U.S. stock index futures erased their early gains to turn lower in choppy pre-market trading Wednesday, as investors parsed through a batch of mixed earnings news .
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
John Malone's Liberty Global struck a deal to buy British cable group Virgin Media for about $23 billion, a move that would put the U.S. billionaire up against old rival Rupert Murdoch.
The wheelings and dealings of John Malone, Michael Dell and Larry Ellison speak volumes, said Jim Cramer.
CNBC's David Faber reports the boards of Virgin Media and Liberty Global have approved an acquisition deal.
The FMHR traders discuss comments made by Nouriel Roubini that the market could jump 15 percent; and CNBC's Mary Thompson reports while the size of inflows is notable, ICI says strong inflows at the beginning of the year tend not to last.
CNBC's David Faber reports sources indicate an announcement of a deal between the two companies could come as early as today. Also, an update on Dell's buyout deal.
John Malone's Liberty Global has opened talks with Britain's Virgin Media over a takeover that would increase the U.S. cable group's dominance in Europe and step up a challenge to media mogul Rupert Murdoch.
From Richard Branson's Necker Island to T.Boone's desk that's seen billions of dollars come and go, here's a peek at where some of LinkedIn's biggest influencers work.
The Crossroads Foundation is offering all Davos attendees an up-close and personal encounter with poverty through its 'Struggle for Survival' program.
Taking in-flight shopping to a new level, select elite Virgin Atlantic passengers will be able to view and buy paintings by British Street artist Ben Eine in February from the comfort of their on-board seats.
Industry heavyweights -- in finance, technology, real estate, media -- weigh in on the one issue, innovation or event they think will change the world in 2013.
Serial entrepreneur Richard Branson offers three tips for being mindful of competitors, while forging ahead with your own ideas.
In space no one can hear you scream. But they may be able to hear you moan about debt crises and squabble over how to keep your astronautical ambitions from crashing back down to Earth, the Global Post reports.
Virgin Media has been on a monster run, but now the bears are looking for a drop.
The business community has no shortage of people willing to offer their diagnoses for what ails the country. Read ahead to see their prescriptions for America.
*Barclays cuts Mobistar price target to 30 euros from 38 euros. $3.90* Barclays raises VimpelCom price target to $10.20 from $9.80* Barclays cuts Belgacom price target to 22 euros from 23 euros. euros from 57 euros* Barclays raises kpn price target to 10.80 euros from 10 euros* Barclays raises ote price target to 3.53 euros from 3.34 euros.
*Espirito Santo Investment Bank raises Telenet and Ziggo. *Espirito Santo Investment Bank raises Kabel Deutschland fair value. *Espirito Santo Investment Bank raises Virgin Media fair value to.