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Antonin Jullier, global head of equity trading strategy at Citi, discusses the impact of the deal between Royal Dutch Shell and BG.
Goh Soo Jin, co-head of Platinum Equity, Singapore, explains why 2016 will be a great year for M&A activity.
U.S. toymakers Mattel and Hasbro have held talks about a possible merger according to sources familiar with the matter.
The studio behind the "Hunger Games" franchise has a 2.31 percent stake in class A shares of Starz.
S&P Capital IQ's Rich Peterson explains the uptick in recent M&A activity.
RBC Capital Markets lead tech analyst Mark Mahaney talks about what Yahoo and Netflix need to do to boost their businesses.
Lowe's Canada and Rona will create a retailer with 2015 pro-forma revenue of about $2.28 billion, Lowe's said on Wednesday.
Syngenta is to be bought by the Chinese state-owned company ChemChina for over $43 billion. CNBC caught up with the Swiss group's chairman to find out more.
The takeover of Syngenta by ChemChina does not amount to a Chinese nationalization of the Swiss agrichemicals giant.
From an anti-trust perspective, Syngenta doesn’t see any complications in the ChemChina deal, says its chairman explains.
Microsoft has acquired Swiftkey, a London-based artificial intelligence (AI) start-up that makes a predictive keyboard for smartphones.
Alexander Friedman, group CEO of GAM Holding AG, says ChemChina's acquisition of Syngenta could indicate confidence or the company can't find growth.
Michel Demaré, chairman of Syngenta, says the takeover deal with state-owned ChemChina is good value for shareholders.
CNBC's Julia Chatterley reports from Basel on Syngenta and the takeover deal by ChemChina, a Chinese state-owned company.
ChemChina is nearing a deal to take over Syngenta for around $42 billion, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters.
Dow Chemical reported better-than-expected quarterly profit on higher margins and that its CEO will retire by mid-2017.
Acquisition of Portugal's Tivoli hotels gives entry points into new markets says Bill Heinecke, chairman and CEO of Minor International.
Herb Greenberg, Pacific Square Research managing partner, and the Power Lunch team talk about Twitter as an acquisition target.
M&A activity will be heating up in these sectors in 2016, despite market uncertainty, says Bob Rubino of Citizens Bank.
One of the Fortune 500 company's biggest purchases comes as hospitals are under pressure to implement better in-house safety programs.