The deal hit the "sweet spot" that benefits shareholders on both sides, Reynolds American Executive Chairman Susan Cameron says.
Syngenta CEO Erik Fyrwald discusses his upcoming deal with ChemChina.
Tim Gee, M&A partner at Baker McKenzie, gives his forecasts for the mergers and acquisitions space in 2017, despite uncertainty surrounding politics.
Steve Krouskos, global vice chair of transactions advisory services at EY, explains that CEOs are "future-proofing their business."
CNBC's Landon Dowdy reports Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is stepping down from the board along with five other directors, and changing the company name to Altaba.
Stewart Licudi, head of financial sponsors at William Blair, discusses the deal space for 2017, adding that healthcare and tech are the sectors to watch.
Dow Jones reports Marni Walden of Verizon says she can't say with confidence that the deal will get done.
Verizon is unsure whether the Yahoo deal will go through, a top executive said, reported Dow Jones on Thursday.
John Rountree, managing partner at Novasecta, discusses his expectations of the pharma space in 2017.
The projected loss comes after last year's troubled acquisition of a U.S. nuclear power business.
Toronto-based insurance group Fairfax Financial has agreed to buy Swiss insurer Allied World Assurance for $4.9 billion in cash and stock.
Lucinda Guthrie, deputy global editor at Dealreporter, takes a look at how M&A has performed in 2016, and where M&A activity is heading in the future.
The Qatar Investment Authority and Glencore signed a deal on Saturday to buy 19.5 percent of Rosneft, which said it would receive $11.37 billion.
Steve Krouskos, global vice chair of transaction advisory services at EY, predicts 2017 to be record year for M&A in terms of volume.
Hernan Cristerna, co-head of global M&A at JP Morgan, says that mergers and acquisitions worldwide in 2016 have remained resilient despite uncertainty.
Lowercase Capital Founder, Chris Sacca tells CNBC why he believes Twitter would be better if it was acquired.
Johnson & Johnson has approached Actelion about a potential takeover, Bloomberg reported. Yet in a recent CNBC interview, Actelion’s CEO said there was greater value in remaining independent.
The brewing giant might have its eyes on Coca-Cola for its next acquisition.
Samsung agrees to acquire Harman International Industries for about $8-billion in cash.
CNBC’s Gemma Acton breaks down the key details from the latest earnings results from telecoms firm, Altice.