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The Wall Street Journal: France’s Atos to buy IT company Syntel in $3.4 billion deal

Atos SE of France has struck a $3.4 billion deal to buy Syntel Inc., a U.S.-based information-technology company, in a move that would give it access to some of the biggest U.S. financial-services companies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 22nd, 2018

Icahn to send letter to oppose Cigna-Express Scripts deal: WSJ

Investor Carl Icahn will send an open letter to the shareholders of insurer Cigna Corp asking them to vote against the company's $52 billion Express Scripts Holding Co buyout, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday, citing a draft of the letter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 6th, 2018

France"s Atos boosts U.S. presence with Syntel acquisition

French IT services company Atos is boosting its North American operations with a $3.4 billion cash deal to buy Michigan-based IT services provider Syntel Inc ......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 23rd, 2018

France"s Atos to Buy Syntel for $3.4 Billion

The French firm has struck a $3.4 billion deal to buy Michigan-based Syntel, an information-technology company, in a move that would give it access to some of the biggest U.S. financial-services companies......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 22nd, 2018

WeWork could double in valuation with SoftBank investment

WeWork is in talks with SoftBank Group regarding a cash infusion that could double WeWork in valuation. The potential deal would value the New York-based office-sharing company at $35 billion to $40 billion, according to The Wall Street Journal. That i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Mars to buy European pet care company in $2.4 billion deal

Mars says it has agreed to buy European veterinary operator AniCura in a deal valued at €2 billion ($2.36 billion) including debt, as the company pushes further into the lucrative business of pet care......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 11th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Bayer to sell $9 billion in assets ahead of Monsanto tie-up — largest divestiture ever for a U.S. deal

The Justice Department grants antitrust approval Tuesday to Bayer’s planned acquisition of Monsanto Co., after requiring the German company to sell off about $9 billion in assets in order to preserve competition......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 30th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Canada blocks Chinese bid for construction company, citing national security

Canada’s Liberal government said Wednesday that it would block a nearly billion-dollar Chinese-led deal for a construction company on national-security grounds.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 23rd, 2018

Report: SoftBank considering majority stake in WeWork

SoftBank Group is eyeing a major boost to its WeWork investment, potentially spending $15 billion to $20 billion for a majority stake in the shared office space company, according to the Wall Street Journal. SoftBank currently holds a 20 percent st.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Peabody Energy held talks to buy Drummond in a deal valued at up to $4.5 billion

U.S. miner Peabody Energy has held discussions to buy Colombian peer Drummond International, cementing a swift comeback from bankruptcy for America’s largest coal producer......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 3rd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Boeing wins contract to build Air Force trainer jets for third score in a few weeks

Boeing Co. on Thursday secured a hat-trick of Pentagon contract wins after it was awarded a deal worth up to $9.2 billion to build new trainer jets for the Air Force......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 28th, 2018

Michael Kors Nears Deal to Buy Versace for Around $2.4 Billion - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalMichael Kors Nears Deal to Buy Versace for Around $2.4 BillionWall Street .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 24th, 2018

Sirius XM to Buy Pandora in $3.5 Billion Deal - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalSirius XM to Buy Pandora in $3.5 Billion Dea.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 24th, 2018

General Mills" new goal: Perking up pet business

Months after an $8 billion deal, General Mills is finding buffaloes may not run as fast as it thought. The Wall Street Journal reports on the state of things at General Mills' new pet-foods business, a segment it reentered earlier this year with an $.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 19th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Apple says Trump’s China tariffs would hit watch, AirPods

Apple Inc. says proposed U.S. tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods would affect several of its products including the Apple Watch, hurting American consumers and putting the company at a competitive disadvantage......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 7th, 2018

Coke Adds Coffee to Its Drinks Mix in $5.1 Billion Deal - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalCoke Adds Coffee to Its Drinks Mix in $5.1 Billion DealWall Street JournalCoca-Cola Co. KO -0.85% made the largest brand acquisition in its history, say.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsAug 31st, 2018

Coke Takes On Starbucks With $5.1 Billion Coffee Deal - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalCoke Takes On Starbucks With $5.1 Billion Coffee DealWall Street JournalCoca-Cola Co. KO -0.95% on Friday said it would buy.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsAug 31st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Aston Martin unveils plans for billion-pound IPO in London

The car company that makes James Bond’s ride of choice says more details will come next month......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 29th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Aston Martin eyes billion-pound IPO in London

The car company that makes James Bond’s ride of choice eyes $6 billion market valuation......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 29th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Pepsi will buy SodaStream, in extended shift away from sugary drinks

PepsiCo Inc. has agreed to buy home-carbonation company SodaStream International Ltd. for $3.2 billion, the latest move by the cola giant to diversify away from sugary sodas and salty snacks......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 20th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Tesla backs off solar panel deal with Panasonic

The U.S. company won’t buy the entire output of the solar plant it jointly runs in Buffalo......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 16th, 2018