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April 11, 2017
Microsoft has agreed to acquire Deis, but how does the software giant and its 23 completed SaaS acquisitions stack up against the likes of Alphabet and IBM?
April 07, 2017
Highly publicized spats, including the bidding war over MoneyGram, have exaggerated just how much Chinese corporate M&A activity goes on in the US.
April 06, 2017
Unilever's decision to sell its spreads business could herald a return for European divestments and buybacks.
April 04, 2017
This quarter-end datagraphic, powered by PitchBook data, breaks down global 1Q 2017 M&A activity, including deal flow, top acquirers and more.
March 31, 2017
DuPont has agreed to exchange its crop protection business for the health & nutrition business of FMC to expedite DuPont's $72 billion merger with Dow.
March 26, 2017
Meredith, Pamplona Capital Management and Jahm Najafi are lining up their bids to acquire Time for roughly $2 billion at $20 per share.
March 20, 2017
Vodafone has agreed to merge its Indian operations with Idea Cellular in an all-share deal valued at $23 billion, creating India's largest telecom and wireless service provider, with roughly 400 million customers.
March 14, 2017
So much for the "definitive" bit of the definitive agreement reached in late January between MoneyGram and Jack Ma's Ant Financial...
March 09, 2017
Buy or build is the question at the heart of most business decisions—just not for these 16 companies, which have acquired 107 companies since the start of 2016.
March 06, 2017
General Motors has agreed to sell its European business to French carmaker PSA Group in a deal that comes with an interesting corollary: the participation of BNP Paribas Personal Finance.
February 28, 2017
The €29 billion merger between the London Stock Exchange and Deutsche Börse has stalled out and appears set to fall apart entirely.
April 05, 2017
American Vanguard subsidiary AMVAC Chemical has agreed to acquire three crop protection products from ChemChina subsidiary Adama Agricultural Solutions as part of a deal with the US FTC.
April 03, 2017
Apple plans to dump its longtime partnership with Imagination Technologies, the designer behind GPUs in the iPhone, and joined the bidding war for Toshiba's chipmaking business.
March 29, 2017
Pet-sitting businesses Rover and DogVacay have agreed to merge their businesses, with Rover purchasing its competitor in an all-stock deal.
March 23, 2017
As PPG chief Michael McGarry is learning, cross-border M&A isn't easy. But not all American companies are having such a tough time in the courting of European targets...
March 16, 2017
American Media, the US publisher of National Enquirer, OK! and Star, has doubled down on its presence among supermarket-checkout magazines by agreeing to acquire Us Weekly from Wenner Media.
March 12, 2017
AkzoNobel (AEX: AKZA) has decided to shop its €4.8B specialty chemicals business to potential buyers. But would-be bidders from outside Europe could face greater scrutiny by the European Commission.
Economic indicators are not looking hot, nevertheless purchasing managers seem very optimistic, what gives?
March 02, 2017
Henkel has offered to acquire Darex Packaging Technologies from GCP Applied Technologies for $1.05 billion—potentially its fifth acquisition in chemicals & gases since 2010—but that’s far from the most active acquirers in the space.
February 24, 2017
Banking M&A activity picked up the pace in 2H last year and remains hot as lawmakers consider revisions to the Dodd-Frank Act that would ease regulatory scrutiny of the industry.
January 24, 2018
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