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A proposed merger of Exelon and Pepco has been blocked, sending Pepco shares reeling.
Thomas Fanning, Southern Company CEO, discusses the acquisition of AGL Resources for $66 per share and weighs in on energy prices and the Federal Reserve.
Michael O'Sullivan, CIO for U.K. & EMEA at Credit Suisse Private Bank, says the M&A trend won’t be disrupted by the recent market rout.
British insurer RSA received a 550 pence all-cash takeover proposal from rival Zurich Insurance on Tuesday.
Frank Aquila, Sullivan and Cromwell, weighs in on the market selloff and how it plays into equity prices as wells as mergers and acquisitions.
Southern Company to buy AGL in a $12-billion enterprise deal.
The companies said the combined entity will create the "leading" U.S. electric and gas utility.
The Fast Money traders offer their final trades heading into next week.
CNBC's Amanda Drury looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories.
Swiss drugmaker Novartis said on Friday it had agreed to buy all remaining rights to Ofatumumab from Britain's GlaxoSmithKline.
Depomed rejects third buyout proposal from Horizon Pharma.
Valeant to purchase flibanserin-maker Sprout for $1 billion.
The Weather Channel's owners hire investment banks to explore a sale. - Bloomberg
Valeant Pharmaceuticals is nearing a deal to pay $1 billion for Sprout Pharmaceuticals.
Abhishek Deshpande , oil and gas analyst at Natixis, says a falling oil price could accelerate consolidation across the North American energy sector.
Valeant is buying the company that just won approval to sell "female Viagra."
Sam Pollock, CEO of Brookfield Infrastructure Partners, says Asciano's operating capabilities in the port and rail freight sectors will be a boost for its business internationally.
Jason Moser, senior analyst at Motley Fool, says the acquisition by QVC, a unit of Liberty Media, will give online retailer Zulily a broader customer base, better distribution and a strong leadership team.
John Mullen, CEO of Asciano, explains why the Australian logistics firm accepted the takeover offer from Canada's Brookfield Infrastructure Partners.
Rene Nourse, principal and managing director at Urban Wealth Management, outlines the factors behind the acceleration in merger and acquisition (M&A) activity in the U.S.