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  • SoundCloud co-founders Eric Wahlforss, left, and Alexander Ljung pose for a photograph outside a guitar shop in London, May 3, 2016.

    Online audio streaming platform SoundCloud may be putting itself up for sale for as much as $1 billion, Bloomberg reported.

  • LONDON— SABMiller has suspended work on integrating its operations with those of Anheuser-Busch InBev while it reviews AB InBev's sweetened bid, raising concern about completion of the 79 billion pound takeover. The suspension, announced by SABMiller CEO Alan Clark in a memo to employees on Tuesday, came soon after AB InBev increased its cash offer to 45...

  • SABMiller mulling improved AB InBev takeover bid: Report

    SABMiller mulling improved AB InBev takeover bid, reports CNBC's Dominic Chu.

  • July 27- Health insurer Anthem Inc on Wednesday said it was committed to its planned acquisition of Cigna Corp and again vowed to fight U.S. government efforts to block the deal, saying the merger will help lower costs for consumers. "To be clear, our board and executive leadership team at Anthem is fully committed to challenging the DOJ's decision in court," Chief...

  • July 27- Health insurer Anthem Inc on Wednesday said it was committed to its planned acquisition of Cigna Corp and again vowed to fight U.S. government efforts to block the deal, saying the merger will help lower costs for consumers. "To be clear, our board and executive leadership team at Anthem is fully committed to challenging the DOJ's decision in court," Chief...

  • Bayer profits rise 5.7% in second quarter

    John Rountree, managing partner of Novasecta, discusses earnings at Bayer and the company's progress in acquiring Monsanto.

  • The resurgence of M&A in a volatile environment

    The M&A Advisor CEO & president, David Fergusson looks at the current state of M&A activity across the globe, with specific comment on the ARM and Softbank.

  • Leeco Global Holdings Ltd Founder, Chairman, CEO Yueting Jia.

    LeEco plans to acquire TV-maker Vizio — a move that will give it "great influence" in the global TV industry, its CEO said.

  • In a complaint filed with the New York State Supreme Court in Manhattan, Primus Pacific Partners said it was seeking $510 million of damages from Goldman and former Managing Director Tim Leissner, after the bank concealed its conflicts of interest with Prime Minister Najib Razak and Malaysia's 1 MDB sovereign wealth fund. According to the complaint, Primus...

  • *Lowers dollar impact on 2016 profit by 5 cents/ shr. *Q2 earnings/shr $1.24 vs estimate $1.10. DuPont and Dow have offered concessions in a bid to allay EU antitrust concerns about their proposed $130 billion merger, according to a filing on the European Commission's website.

  • LONDON, July 26- European technology shares hit their highest level this year on Tuesday, disconnecting from earnings downgrades and riding on hopes of merger activity and improved competitiveness from a weaker euro. The STOXX Europe 600 Technology index has rallied nearly 20 percent from a trough hit after Britain's June 23 vote to leave the European Union...

  • *Lowers dollar impact on FY profit to 15 cents from 20 cents. *Q2 earnings/shr $1.24 vs estimate $1.10. The company, which is in the process of merging with Dow Chemical Co, raised the low-end of its 2016 operating earnings forecast by 10 cents per share to $3.15.

  • The company, which is in the process of merging with Dow Chemical Co, raised the low-end of its 2016 operating earnings forecast by 10 cents per share to $3.15. DuPont said it now expected a strong dollar to hurt full-year profit by about 15 cents per share, less than the 20 cents it had estimated earlier. Net income attributable to the company rose to $1.02 billion, or...

  • *Combined company to be headquartered in Hamburg. FRANKFURT, July 26- Daimler's mytaxi said it will will merge with British rival Hailo in an all-share deal, creating Europe's largest smartphone-based taxi-hailing business. In similar deals this year, Volkswagen took a $300 million stake in Gett and General Motors invested $500 million in Lyft.

  • AB Inbev revises offer for SABMiller

    AB Inbev has raised its bid by £1 per share for SABMiller. The Economist Intelligence Unit CEO, Robin Bew discusses.

  • Tim Armstrong, CEO of AOL.

    Cramer said he is excited for what Verizon's $4.8 billion deal to buy Yahoo means for AOL CEO Tim Armstrong.

  • Marissa Mayer

    CEO Marissa Mayer is trying to put a happy face on a deal that will effectively be taking away her job, Recode reports.

  • Tesla and Solarcity inch close to merger deal

    The two companies could agree on a merger agreement in the coming days, according to Reuters.

  • UK M&A will take 4 years to recover parity

    The Brexit vote will cost the U.K. up to $338 billion in lost M&A activity by 2020, according to a report. Tim Gee, senior M&A partner at Baker & McKenzie, explains.

  • Tim Gee, senior M&A partner at Baker & McKenzie, talks about U.K. assets and the M&A sector, as the country enters a new stage, post-Brexit.