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Matthew Howett, practice leader for regulation at OVUM, comments on the collapsed merger talks between French telecom giants Bouygues and Orange.
Alaska Air may be the winner of an auction for the assets of Virgin America, the Wall Street Journal reported on Saturday.
CNBC's NAME HERE looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories.
Discussing Anbang's dropped bid for Starwood Hotels and how it could affect real estate prices with Ken Cruse, co-founder of Alpha Wave Investors and former president & CEO of Sunstone Hotel Investors.
Anbang backed out of the Starwood bidding war because it was bringing too much attention to the company, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports the latest from Beijing about Anbang dropping their bid for Starwood Hotels.
"The most important thing for us to succeed at is the loyalty program," Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson tells CNBC.
Mark Bergen, Associate Editor at Re/code, talks about potential trouble in paradise for Alphabet's $3 billion bet on Nest Labs and the acquisition of Dropcam.
A former Treasury legal counsel explains how the US vets foreign acquisitions of US companies to make sure there are no national security risks.
Metro says it aims to split in two, separating its food and wholesale activities from its consumer electronics business.
Bernstein retail analyst Richard Clarke says Metro’s decision to split into two separate companies enables more targeted management teams and greater transparency.
Air New Zealand, the biggest shareholder in Virgin Australia Holdings, said on Wednesday it is considering selling its 25.9 percent holding.
Yahoo has gone beyond its useful years and it's time is over, one analyst told CNBC on Wednesday.
Stifel's Joseph Denardi explains that it makes more sense for JetBlue Airways to acquire Virgin America because they have similar fleets.
Berkshire Hathaway now owns 506.3 million shares of Wells Fargo, according to an SEC filing.
Panmure Gordon’s head of M&A, Karri Vuori says the LSE merger with Deutsche Boerse would be very good commercially, yet on a financial level there are some concerns.
Marriott isn't likely to offer another sweetener to its bid for Starwood Hotels, an analyst said. That could clear the path for rival Anbang to step in.
Sachin Shah from Albert Fried and Company reckons it is probably Starwood's brand and status within the hotel industry that Anbang is interested in.
Marriott is "too disciplined' to offer a higher bid for Starwood because it would make not make sense, explains David Loeb from Robert W. Baird.
Last time Microsoft was in talks to buy Yahoo, the Web company was led by co-founder Jerry Yang and claimed to be worth over $50 billion.
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