Mergers and Acquisitions Mergers


  • There are no forces that could lift up Transaero: Altera Capital MD

    Kirill Androsov, managing director of Altera Capital, explains why the Russian airline company Aeroflot decided not to acquire bankrupt rival Transaero.

  • SABMiller and AB InBev announce agreement in principle to merger

    Xavier Rolet, CEO of the London Stock Exchange, says big mergers, like the deal between beer companies SABMiller and AB InBev, indicate a sign of corporate confidence in the global economy.

  • Merger makes more sense for AB InBev than SABMiller: Mintel analyst

    Jonny Forsyth, global drinks analyst at Mintel, says AB InBev wants to acquire SABMiller in order to gain access to the African alcohol market due to its long-term growth prospects.

  • How Dell/EMC deal will work with VMW tracking stock

    Joe Tucci, EMC chairman & CEO, and Michael Dell, Dell chairman & CEO, discuss how they plan to make the transaction between the two companies work.

  • Sunlight of public market not best alternative: EMC CEO

    Joe Tucci, EMC chairman & CEO, discusses the benefits of expanding its business in a private company like Dell and why there's value in combining the companies.

  • There is a 'go shop' clause: EMC CEO

    We will do our duty to get the best deal for the shareholders, says Joe Tucci, EMC chairman & CEO. And Michael Dell, Dell chairman & CEO, says there is no better combination in the industry.

  • Michael Dell:  Digital transformation exploding

    Michael Dell, Dell chairman & CEO, and Joe Tucci, EMC chairman & CEO, discuss how the changing tech landscape is providing enormous opportunities ahead in IT.

  • EMC to be acquired by Dell in $67B deal

    This is about bringing together complimentary technologies, says Michael Dell, Dell chairman & CEO, discussing how Dell and EMC came to put together the mega tech deal, with Joe Tucci, EMC chairman & CEO.

  • EMC

    EMC is preparing to unveil an agreement to be acquired by Dell as early as Monday but also planning to seek out other suitors, according to sources.

  • Faber Report: Dell's EMC offer would be $27/share+

    Dell's deal for EMC could be one on the largest leveraged buyouts ever, report's CNBC's David Faber.

  • Dell in talks to buy EMC: David Faber

    Dell's deal for EMC could be one on the largest leveraged buyouts ever, report's David Faber with the latest details.

  • Dell-EMC in merger talks: Report

    Dan Ives, FBR Capital Markets, weighs in on a potential deal between PC-maker Dell and cloud computing company EMC.

  • What could impact UK’s M&A pipeline?

    Kirsty Wilson, global research editor at Mergermarket, explains why M&A activity shouldn't slow if the Bank of England raises rates, but a Brexit could be problematic.

  • M&A song and dance routine

    Spiros Malandrakis, senior alcoholic drinks analyst at Euromonitor International, explains why AB InBev’s bid was more of an account-inspired deal than a consumer trend-based one.

  • Will SABMiller accept AB InBev's offer?

    Andrew Holland, European and U.S. beverage research analyst at Societe Generale, explains why stakeholders want SABMiller to keep AB InBev's offer on the table.

  • Is the SABMiller, AB InBev merger only about cost cutting?

    Francesco Curto, head of CROCI investment strategy & valuation group at Deutsche Bank, says AB InBev's attempt to acquire SABMiller is a defensive move and is a sign that markets are struggling to achieve sustainable, organic revenue growth.

  • Despite economic uncertainties, M&A targets in Asia totaled $770.9 billion, overtaking Europe as the second most active region, after the U.S.

  • Will SABMiller accept AB InBev's takeover offer of £42.15 a share?

    Philip Gorham, equity analyst for Morningstar, says the AB InBev offer is good deal with a rich premium on SABMiller's share price.

  • Has M&A reached a peak?

    Steve Allan, EMEA practice leader for M&A consulting at Towers Watson, says he expects a peak in acquisition deals next year and points out that some mergers do not work and can lose value.

  • Merged YOOX and Net-A-Porter begin trading

    Federico Marchetti, CEO of the newly-formed YOOX Net-A-Porter Group, says his company is the market leader in online luxury clothing.