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David Walker, senior analyst at stocksinvalue.com.au, explains why Chinese firms may be more interested than Anglo-Swiss mining giant Glencore in acquiring Fortescue Metals.
CNBC's David Faber reports there is no truth to the rumor Yahoo will acquire Foursquare.
Update: Sources deny any deal between Yahoo and local social "check-in" app Foursquare.
Finland's Nokia will tie the knot with Alcatel-Lucent in an all-stock deal that values the French telecom company at 15.6 billion euros ($16.6 billion), the companies said on Wednesday.
Canadian gold mining companies Alamos Gold and AuRico Gold are merging in a deal valued at approximately $1.5 billion.
Asian commodity trader Noble Group has managed to fight off another round of research flak, this time from prominent short seller Muddy Waters.
Jonathan Barratt, chief investment officer of Ayers Alliance Securities, explains why Shell's $70 billion deal for BG group may just be the first of many energy mergers.
After Shell's big deal, are more takeouts coming down the pike? Lawrence McDonald and Andrew Keene discuss with Brian Sullivan.
Exxon could make a deal soon, and targets for oil majors range from U.S. shale producers to distressed mining and resources firms, analysts tell CNBC.
Royal Dutch Shell is set to buy BG Group for £47 billion. Marina Petroleka, head of energy and infrastructure at BMI Research, says it's "a great deal" offering plenty of advantages.
Talking about recent merger and acquisition deals, Benjamin Gutteridge, head of fund research at Brewin Dolphin, discusses whether businesses are overpaying for the companies.
Mark Newman, senior analyst for global memory and consumer electronics at Sanford C. Bernstein, explains why Sandisk is "an interesting takeover target."
As FedEx bids $4.8 billion for TNT and Vivendi confirms its offer for Dailymotion, Lucinda Guthrie, deputy global editor of Dealreporter, discusses where to watch for M&A.
Shareholders are voicing worries about the proposed merger of Holcim and Lafarge. David Herro, Holcim's third-biggest shareholder, discusses his concerns about the yet-to-be-named CEO of the joint company.
The Federal Trade Commission is considering allowing a merger between Reynolds American and Lorillard, the Wall Street Journal reported.
This year is on track to surpass the record set in 2014 for M&A. "Merger Monday" is back. Here's how to trade it.
Teva Pharmaceutical is buying Auspex Pharmaceuticals, reports CNBC's Joe Kernen.
New reports are emerging that suggest that Yoox could unveil deal to buy Net-a-Porter. Class CNBC's Claudia Pensotti discusses.
Madison Square Garden filed paperwork on Friday with the SEC to separate its live sports and entertainment businesses from its media businesses.
Mark Connelly, CLSA, provides reaction to Dow Chemical spinning off its unit and merge it with Olin Corporation.