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Finance Mergers and Acquisitions


  • What's the driver for a EMC-Dell deal?

    Ivan Feinseth, chief investment officer at Tigress Financial Partners, says embattled hardware providers such as Dell expand into software services to remain competitive.

  • Blackstone to acquire BioMed in deal valued at $8B Thursday, 8 Oct 2015 | 7:12 AM ET

    BioMed Realty Trust on Thursday announced that it agreed to be acquired by Blackstone in an all-cash deal valued at $8 billion.

  • What could impact UK’s M&A pipeline? Thursday, 8 Oct 2015 | 4:30 AM ET
    What could impact UK’s M&A pipeline?

    Kirsty Wilson, global research editor at Mergermarket, explains why M&A activity shouldn't slow if the Bank of England raises rates, but a Brexit could be problematic.

  • Gopro stocks have been oversold: Pro Wednesday, 7 Oct 2015 | 11:40 PM ET
    Gopro stocks have been oversold: Pro

    Paul Meeks, director of separately managed accounts at Saturna Capital, says GoPro stock is a good short-term buy but has no long-term upside without an acquisition.

  • Mega-beer deal won't affect us: Constellation CEO Wednesday, 7 Oct 2015 | 5:09 PM ET
    Rob Sands, president and chief executive officer of Constellation Brands

    A merger of Anheuser-Busch Inbev and SABMiller would not spell doom for Corona seller Constellation Brands, its CEO said.

  • M&A song and dance routine Wednesday, 7 Oct 2015 | 11:00 AM ET
    M&A song and dance routine

    Spiros Malandrakis, senior alcoholic drinks analyst at Euromonitor International, explains why AB InBev’s bid was more of an account-inspired deal than a consumer trend-based one.

  • Will SABMiller accept AB InBev's offer? Wednesday, 7 Oct 2015 | 4:00 AM ET
    Will SABMiller accept AB InBev's offer?

    Andrew Holland, European and U.S. beverage research analyst at Societe Generale, explains why stakeholders want SABMiller to keep AB InBev's offer on the table.

  • Is the SABMiller, AB InBev merger only about cost cutting?

    Francesco Curto, head of CROCI investment strategy & valuation group at Deutsche Bank, says AB InBev's attempt to acquire SABMiller is a defensive move and is a sign that markets are struggling to achieve sustainable, organic revenue growth.

  • Will SABMiller accept AB InBev's takeover offer of £42.15 a share?

    Philip Gorham, equity analyst for Morningstar, says the AB InBev offer is good deal with a rich premium on SABMiller's share price.

  • Powered by China, Asia overtakes Europe in M&As Tuesday, 6 Oct 2015 | 9:26 PM ET

    Despite economic uncertainties, M&A targets in Asia totaled $770.9 billion, overtaking Europe as the second most active region, after the U.S.

  • Lions Gate in talks to merge with Starz: Report Tuesday, 6 Oct 2015 | 8:13 AM ET
    Starz network website.

    Lions Gate Entertainment is in advanced talks to merge with John Malone's premium TV cable network Starz, Los Angeles Times reported.

  • Has M&A reached a peak? Tuesday, 6 Oct 2015 | 3:30 AM ET
    Has M&A reached a peak?

    Steve Allan, EMEA practice leader for M&A consulting at Towers Watson, says he expects a peak in acquisition deals next year and points out that some mergers do not work and can lose value.

  • Newell Rubbermaid to buy Elmer's Products Monday, 5 Oct 2015 | 8:44 AM ET

    Sharpie pen maker Newell Rubbermaid said it would acquire Elmer's Products, owner of the popular school glue brand, for about $600 million.

  • Potash drops K+S bid Monday, 5 Oct 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    Potash drops K+S bid

    Potash Corp of Saskatchewan said it had withdrawn its $8.9 billion offer for German potash producer K+S, citing a decline in global commodity and equity markets and a lack of engagement by K+S management.

  • Merged YOOX and Net-A-Porter begin trading Monday, 5 Oct 2015 | 4:00 AM ET
    Merged YOOX and Net-A-Porter begin trading

    Federico Marchetti, CEO of the newly-formed YOOX Net-A-Porter Group, says his company is the market leader in online luxury clothing.

  • M&A is a value destroyer: BlackRock investment strategist

    Ewen Cameron Watt, chief investment strategist at BlackRock Investment Institute, says a strategy of buying M&A stocks tends to under perform.

  • Norway's Telenor to sell $2.4B stake in VimpelCom Monday, 5 Oct 2015 | 2:16 AM ET

    Telenor Group will sell its 33 percent stake in VimpelCom for close to $2.4B, to focus on its core operations.

  • Shareholder pressure driving M&A: Dealogic Sunday, 4 Oct 2015 | 8:46 PM ET
    Shareholder pressure driving M&A: Dealogic

    Pressure from shareholders to generate growth is a key driver of mergers and acquisitions, explains Chunshek Chan, global head of research, M&A and financial sponsors at Dealogic.

  • The week ahead: Steve Jobs movie debuts Friday, 2 Oct 2015 | 4:02 PM ET
    The week ahead: Steve Jobs movie debuts

    CNBC's Mandy Drury looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories.

  • Autonomy's Lynch counter-sues HP over $11B deal Friday, 2 Oct 2015 | 2:20 AM ET
    Mike Lynch

    British tech entrepreneur Mike Lynch says he will file a claim for $150 million in damages over allegations the U.S company made.

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