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December 03, 2017
We are counting down this year’s top strategic acquirers. In Advent calendar style, we’ll reveal a company each business day until the end of the month. So, check back daily!
December 01, 2017
Siemens has confirmed its intention to float its €40 billion medical business Heathineers on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, which would be the biggest IPO in Germany in more than 20 years.
Worldpay's future is as part of an emerging financial conglomerate. For private equity firms, though, the company's profit-filled past was no doubt much more interesting.
November 27, 2017
With the deal to buy the owner of Time Magazine and other publications, the Koch brothers will become the latest billionaires to invest in a media conglomerate.
November 21, 2017
M&A has been essential to the success of Apple's products, and its senior VP of hardware technologies recently said the company has its eye on a chipmaker in Israel. Which one could it be?
November 15, 2017
We all dream of retirement. Yet for many, a nightmare is coming amid pension underfunding and a likely decline in investment returns.
November 10, 2017
After a record-setting year in 2016, M&A activity in entertainment software has fallen off to levels last seen in 2013 and 2014.
November 07, 2017
Snap and Blue Apron are suffering large devaluations relative to their final VC rounds amid rapid cash burn and tepid growth.
November 03, 2017
Here are 12 key charts from our 3Q 2017 M&A Report, including the latest data on deal volume and value along with transaction metrics like mean and median deal sizes across types of M&A.
November 01, 2017
Hudson's Bay Company shares soared on Wednesday after the Canadian retailer received a $3.5B offer for its German business. A sale would follow hot on the heels of HBC's deal with WeWork.
October 27, 2017
The largest, most well-known technology stocks soared higher Friday on earnings. All are active M&A investors, raising hopes of further activity in areas like AI and self-driving.
November 28, 2017
The co-working giant has once again put its pile of cash to use—this time by buying social platform provider Meetup in a deal that breaks with the downward M&A trend in the space this year.
This year has many hallmarks of a bull market gone too far. The latest example? The most expensive painting ever sold at auction.
November 20, 2017
Amid widespread pessimism and a 40% share decline, GE's long and winding road ahead requires successful integration of acquisitions amid a raft of divestitures.
November 14, 2017
2016 may have been the year of the mega-deal, but 2017 is still going strong.
November 08, 2017
The company's senior VP of engineering is stepping down amid an overhaul of its signature platform. Meanwhile, internet giant Tencent now holds a 12% stake in Snap.
November 06, 2017
Encouraged by the growing demand for semiconductors and a desire to be an indispensable supplier of iPhone components, Broadcom has proposed to acquire Qualcomm in a deal worth some $130 billion.
November 02, 2017
The combination of a dovish new Fed chairman and a pro-business tax plan should keep the good times going for private markets.
October 30, 2017
Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix and Google are worth a combined $2.7 trillion. No wonder they terrify their competitors and regulators alike.
October 26, 2017
With the iPhone X available to order starting Friday, we looked under the hood to identify some of the key acquisitions behind its signature features.
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