*79 bln pound deal would be biggest takeover of UK company. LONDON/ BRUSSELS, July 29- The board of brewer SABMiller will recommend its shareholders approve a sweetened takeover offer by Anheuser-Busch InBev, the company said on Friday, capping a week of high drama about the fate of the consumer industry's biggest-ever merger. Its earlier offer had been made less... » Read More
Leigh Drogen, Estimize CEO, discusses his "Mergerize" platform, and CNBC contributor Herb Greenberg, discuss if it is ever a good idea to invest in a company based on takeover speculation.
Michael Pearson, Valeant Pharmaceuticals CEO, shares his thoughts on allegations Allergan released false and misleading information.
Airline Virgin Australia has coughed up a whopping one Australian dollar to buy the 40 percent of Tiger Australia it didn't already own.
According to Reuters, Actavis plans to make a new approach for a takeover of Allergan. CNBC's Dominic Chu reports Allergan would be open to sale at a price over $200 a share.
After Heineken rebuffed SABMiller's takeover proposal, CNBC's Morgan Brennan takes a look at global beer consumption.
CNBC's David Faber speaks to Ken Lowe, Scripps Networks Interactive chairman & CEO, about consolidation and if Scripps would entertain a takeover bid.
CNBC's David Faber reports Dollar General has gone hostile in its bid for Family Dollar. Faber says Family Dollar is proceeding with its plans to be bought by Dollar Tree in a deal for less than what Dollar General is offering.
CNBC's David Faber reports General Mills is buying Annie's for about $820 million. Cramer breaks down the dynamics of the acquisition.
According to sources, Dollar General is raising its bid for Family Dollar to $80 per share, with CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin.
Dollar General is making a bid to buy Family Dollar for about $9.7 billion. Joe Feldman, Telsey Advisory Group, discusses the likelihood of whether Dollar Tree could come back with a counter bid.
CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin reports Dollar General is making a bid to buy Family Dollar for about $9.7 billion. The combined company would have 20,000 stores.
The Dow Jones is reporting the SEC is in early stages of investigating Valeant and Pershing Square's pursuit of Allergan. CNBC's Scott Wapner has the details.
The Dow Jones is reporting the SEC is investigating Valeant and Pershing Square's pursuit of Allergan. CNBC's Scott Wapner has the details.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer discusses companies he thinks are ripe for acquisitions.
The "Squawk Alley" team, and Jon Steinberg, Daily Mail North America CEO, weigh in on Rupert Murdoch's surprise announcement to withdraw 21st Century Fox's bid for Time Warner and Sprint's move to abandon its bid for T-Mobile.
Barton Crockett, FBR Capital Markets, weighs in on Disney's charmed quarter and Rupert Murdoch's surprise announcement to withdraw 21st Century Fox's bid for Time Warner.
CNBC's David Faber shares his thoughts on the Rupert Murdoch's surprising decision to withdraw 21st Century Fox's bid for Time Warner.
CNBC's David Faber weighs in on Sprint's move to abandon its bid to buy T-Mobile. Faber says the deal was about regulatory impediments.
Rich Greenfield, BTIG analyst, provides his thoughts on the fallout from shareholders after Rupert Murdoch withdrew his bid for Time Warner.
Gerald Levin, former Time Warner chairman & CEO, shares his thought on 21st Century's decision to drop its bid for Time Warner. I don't think it's a "head shake," says Levin. There's a lot more work to be done to properly valuate Time Warner.