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What factors continue to drive M&A activity, and whether a big deal is brewing with SABMiller, with Howard Lanser, RW Baird managing director.
With mixed economic numbers and the market trading in a muted range, does M&A activity hold enough power for a market breakout?
Intel CEO Brian Krzanich explains why the chipmaker wants Altera and whether another acquisition is on the horizon.
The FMHR traders play the dating game, matching up companies they think should merge. Josh thinks Google and Twitter should merge.
Private equity firms have helped drive M&A activity this year. Christopher Elvin, head of private equity products at Preqin, discusses what's behind this push.
Charter Communications' plan to acquire Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks could slow price hikes and improve service.
Crowdsourcing earnings estimates makes sense. But crowdsourcing speculation on THIS topic is downright dangerous, says Herb Greenberg.
Charter CEO Thomas Rutledge explains why his company's bid for Time Warner Cable will succeed where Comcast's failed.
Ian Whittaker, media equity research analyst at Liberum, says Liberty Global's chairman, John Malone is "absolutely right" on the benefits of merging with Vodafone.
French telecommunications group Altice said it agreed to buy Suddenlink Communications in a deal valuing the company at $9.1 billion.
Sysco's CEO says the FTC, which is suing to block the company's merger with US Foods, has it all wrong.
Here are five things Michael Yoshikami likes about Verizon's $4.4 billion purchase of AOL.
The Verizon/AOL deal may force another legacy company from the early days of the Internet to act.
Greece is reportedly tapping into emergency funds to pay IMF debt. Elaine Green, senior deputy editor at Mergermarket, explains the impact on M&A.
Reports of a potential merger between Ahold and Delhaize saw shares jump. Patrick Roquas, senior equity analyst at Rabobank, explains why it makes sense for the companies to merge.
Charter Communications is inching toward a 'friendly' deal with Time Warner Cable, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday.
The surge in M&A isn't likely to subside anytime soon, according to two senior bankers from Goldman Sachs and Citigoup.
Factors like larger firms seeking to boost economies of scale are fueling the appetite for dealmaking in the pharmaceuticals sector, says Raghuram Selvaraju, managing director of Equity Research at MLV & Co.
Edmund Shing, global equity portfolio manager at BCS Financial Group, says that the healthcare sector is ripe for more M&A.
Sachin Shah, special situations and merger arbitrage strategist at Albert Fried and Company, says the cancellation of a merger between Applied Materials and Tokyo Electron is "a bit of a surprise."