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Germany's Deutsche Bank, Commerzbank to hold talks on merger
March 17th, 2019  1:01 PM

Germany's biggest bank, Deutsche Bank, and domestic rival Commerzbank plan to open talks on a possible merger

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Germany's Commerzbank says it will open talks with Deutsche Bank on a possible merger
March 17th, 2019  8:15 AM

Germany's Commerzbank says it will open talks with Deutsche Bank on a possible merger

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Pilgrim's Pride shareholders can pursue Moy Park deal suit
March 15th, 2019  4:58 PM

A Delaware judge has refused to dismiss a shareholder lawsuit over poultry company Pilgrim's Pride's $1.3 billion acquisition of U.K. poultry producer Moy Park, which was a wholly owned subsidiary of Pilgrim's Pride's parent company

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Chipmaker Nvidia to acquire Mellanox for $6.9 billion
March 11th, 2019  8:18 AM

Chipmaker Nvidia will acquire network and data transmission company Mellanox for $6.9 billion, or $125 per outstanding share in cash

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AT&T shakes up WarnerMedia to emphasize streaming
March 4th, 2019  2:01 PM

Now that AT&T's $81 billion takeover of Time Warner is a done deal, the company is reorganizing its TV and movie businesses to emphasize streaming rather than cable TV networks.

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HBO CEO Plepler exits in wake of AT&T acquisition
February 28th, 2019  9:32 PM

HBO's chief executive is leaving the cable channel, less than a year after AT&T acquired HBO's parent company

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Longtime HBO CEO exits in wake of AT&T acquisition
February 28th, 2019  8:59 PM

HBO's longtime chief executive is leaving the cable channel, less than a year after AT&T acquired HBO's parent company

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US appeals court clears AT&T's $81B purchase of Time Warner
February 26th, 2019  5:52 PM

A federal appeals court has cleared AT&T's takeover of Time Warner, rejecting the Trump administration's claims that the $81 billion deal will harm consumers and reduce competition in the TV industry

US appeals court clears AT&T's $81B purchase of Time Warner
Barrick goes after Newmont to create $42 billion gold giant
February 25th, 2019  10:01 AM

Barrick Gold wants to acquire Newmont Mining in an all-stock deal that would create a mining behemoth

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Barrick Gold goes after Newmont to create mining giant
February 25th, 2019  8:39 AM

Barrick Gold seeks to acquire Newmont Mining in an all-stock deal to create a mining behemoth

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Buffett encourages investors to bet on American economy
February 23rd, 2019  3:30 PM

Billionaire Warren Buffett says the company he built through decades of acquisitions continues to perform well even though he hasn't found any major deals at attractive prices recently

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Buffett's appetite for big deal soured by 'sky-high' prices
February 23rd, 2019  12:07 PM

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett says he hungers for an 'elephant-sized acquisition,' but the most tempting targets are too expensive for his tastes

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Hot market for businesses looks to cool, survey finds
February 18th, 2019  3:25 PM

The hot market for businesses may start to cool, as early as later this year

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Israeli spyware company NSO is re-acquired by its founders
February 14th, 2019  3:24 PM

An Israeli software firm known for its phone-surveillance technology says it has been re-acquired by its founders in a major sale

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Democrats question pledges in $26.5B T-Mobile-Sprint deal
February 13th, 2019  11:54 AM

Democratic lawmakers are challenging a pledge by T-Mobile and Sprint not to raise prices or hurt competition if their $26.5 billion merger goes through.

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The Latest: Democrats question T-Mobile-Sprint merger deal
February 13th, 2019  11:14 AM

Democratic lawmakers are challenging a pledge by T-Mobile and Sprint not to raise prices or hurt competition if their $26.5 billion merger goes through.

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T-Mobile, Sprint execs defending merger to lawmakers
February 13th, 2019  1:39 AM

Top executives of T-Mobile and Sprint are taking the case for their 26.5 billion merger to Congress

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JAB seeks to buy controlling stake in CoverGirl maker Coty
February 12th, 2019  2:04 PM

Longtime investor JAB offers to buy majority stake in CoverGirl maker Coty

JAB seeks to buy controlling stake in CoverGirl maker Coty
BB&T, SunTrust merge to create nation's 6th largest bank
February 7th, 2019  12:39 PM

Southern banking giants BB&T, SunTrust to merge in $66 billion deal, creating nation's sixth-largest retail bank

BB&T, SunTrust merge to create nation's 6th largest bank
EU nixes deal to create rail giant able to stand up to China
February 6th, 2019  11:30 AM

European Union authorities have blocked a deal to create a rail giant that could compete with China, angering France and Germany, which vowed to change the way the EU works.

EU nixes deal to create rail giant able to stand up to China

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