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China: Qualcomm plan 'has difficulty' resolving concerns
April 19th, 2018. 5:15 AM

The Chinese government says Qualcomm Inc.'s plan for its $44 billion acquisition of NXP Semiconductors 'has difficulty' resolving concerns of anti-monopoly regulators

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Santee Cooper wants say in possible SCANA-Dominion merger
April 12th, 2018. 5:24 PM

South Carolina's state-owned utility says it wants a say in whether its partner in building two failed nuclear plants can merge with a Virginia utility

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Parent company of British Airways interested in Norwegian
April 12th, 2018. 7:21 AM

The parent company of British Airways says it is interested in exploring a potential acquisition of the low-cost carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle

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Takata acquired by Key Safety Systems, president resigns
April 12th, 2018. 12:21 AM

Japanese airbag maker Takata Corp. says acquisition by Key Safety Systems complete, president resigning

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Takata Corp., maker of defective air bags, says acquisition by Key Safety Systems is complete and its president resigned
April 11th, 2018. 11:31 PM

Takata Corp., maker of defective air bags, says acquisition by Key Safety Systems is complete and its president resigned

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Tenneco buys Icahn's Federal-Mogul in deal worth $5.4B
April 10th, 2018. 8:42 AM

Debt heavy auto parts maker Federal-Mogul, owned by Carl Icahn's company, is being sold in a deal worth about $5.4 billion

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Walmart reportedly eyes deal with insurer Humana
March 30th, 2018. 12:09 PM

Walmart may be looking to dive deeply into the rapidly evolving health care market by acquiring the insurer Humana, according to The Wall Street Journal

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US exchange operator CME takes over Britain's Nex for $5.4B
March 29th, 2018. 6:19 AM

U.S. exchange operator CME is taking over London-based peer Nex in a deal that values the British company at 3.9 billion pounds ($5.4 billion)

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Shares in drugmaker Shire jump on buyout interest by Takeda
March 28th, 2018. 7:25 AM

Shares in Irish drugmaker Shire Plc are up sharply after Japanese rival Takeda said it is considering making a takeover offer for the company

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Wayne Huizenga, who went from trash to billions, dies at 80
March 23rd, 2018. 6:03 PM

H. Wayne Huizenga, a college dropout who started with one trash truck and built a business empire that included Blockbuster Entertainment, AutoNation and three professional sports franchises, has died at 80

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Meredith to remodel Iowa offices, transfer New York jobs
March 22nd, 2018. 6:18 PM

Day after announcing job cuts, magazine publisher Meredith Corp. say it plans a $21 million remodel of its corporate headquarters in Iowa to accommodate 41 jobs it's transferring from New York

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US, AT&T fire opening salvos as govt seeks to block merger
March 22nd, 2018. 3:52 PM

US, AT&T fire opening salvos as the Justice Department seeks to block AT&T's proposed takeover of Time Warner

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EU clears Bayer takeover of Monsanto in massive agro-business deal; demands $7.4 billion in business sales, remedies
March 21st, 2018. 6:31 AM

EU clears Bayer takeover of Monsanto in massive agro-business deal; demands $7.4 billion in business sales, remedies

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UK official to seek access to Cambridge Analytica's servers
March 19th, 2018. 7:35 PM

Britain's information commissioner plans to apply for a warrant to access the servers of Cambridge Analytica, which allegedly used data mined from Facebook to help Donald Trump win the 2016 presidential election

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Ben & Jerry's maker ditches London HQ for sole Dutch base
March 15th, 2018. 12:56 PM

Unilever, the Anglo-Dutch consumer goods multinational whose vast stable of brands includes Dove, Knorr and Ben & Jerry's, says it is basing its headquarters in the Netherlands, ending its structure of having head offices in both Rotterdam and London

Ben & Jerry's maker ditches London HQ for sole Dutch base
Ben & Jerry's maker ditches London HQ for sole Dutch base
March 15th, 2018. 8:44 AM

Unilever, the Anglo-Dutch consumer goods multinational whose vast stable of brands includes Dove, Knorr and Ben & Jerry's, says it is basing its headquarters in the Netherlands, ending its structure of having head offices in both Rotterdam and London

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Behind the Broadcom deal block: Rising telecom tensions
March 13th, 2018. 5:03 PM

Behind the Broadcom deal block: Rising global telecom tensions

Hock Tan, Donald Trump
At a Glance: Government-nixed deals over the years
March 13th, 2018. 1:01 PM

President Donald Trump has blocked Singapore-based chipmaker Broadcom from pursuing a hostile takeover of U.S. rival Qualcomm

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Industry caught off guard after Trump scuttles tech deal
March 13th, 2018. 10:11 AM

Trump decision to scuttle a hostile takeover by Singapore's Broadcom of the U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm caught some on Wall Street off guard

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Trump blocks Broadcom takeover bid for Qualcomm
March 12th, 2018. 9:02 PM

Trump block's Broadcom's $117 billion bid for rival U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm to protect national security

Trump blocks Broadcom takeover bid for Qualcomm

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