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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

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

The Wall Street Journal: China’s Bytedance seeks $3 billion funding round, valuing company at up to $75 billion

Beijing Bytedance Technology Co. has kicked off an equity-fundraising round that could value the owner of China’s most popular news-aggregation app at as much as $75 billion......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 7th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Tencent to adapt WebMD content to Chinese consumers

China’s Tencent Holdings Ltd. has struck a deal to provide WebMD’s health-care content to the more than 1 billion users on its WeChat social network, according to both companies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 23rd, 2018

French IT Firm Expands in U.S. With $3.4 Billion Deal

The French firm Atos has struck a $3.4 billion deal to buy U.S.-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 23rd, 2018

Broadcom Shares Sink as Latest Deal Puzzles Wall Street

Broadcom’s share price fell 14% on Thursday, showing the challenge CEO Hock Tan faces in persuading investors that his $18.9 billion purchase of the software company CA Technologies makes sense for the chip giant......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 12th, 2018

"What the Hock?"; Broadcom shares sink on shock software deal

Broadcom Inc's surprise bid to buy software company CA Inc knocked $11 billion off the value of the chipmaker in trading before the bell on Wall Street on Thursday, with analysts struggling to find a clear rationale behind the deal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 12th, 2018

Chipmaker Broadcom plans $19 billion deal to buy software company CA

Broadcom Inc plans to acquire U.S. business software company CA Inc in a $19 billion deal aimed at diversifying Broadcom beyond semiconductors, but Wall Street analysts were immediately skeptical......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 11th, 2018

New Zealand makes $1.5 billion purchase from Boeing

New Zealand is buying four surveillance jets from Boeing in a $1.5 billion deal. The Wall Street Journal reports that the move, to purchase Boeing Co. P-8A Poseidons, is part of an effort to counter a Chinese buildup in the Pacific. “We are step.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 9th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. clears $6.3 billion Chinese shipping acquisition

Cosco Shipping Holdings Co.’s takeover of rival Orient Overseas International Ltd. has received the blessing of a U.S. national-security review body, removing a major overhang of the $6.3 billion deal......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 8th, 2018

Dell Nears Deal That Would Make It a Public Company Again - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalDell Nears Deal That Would Make It a Public Company AgainWall Street JournalDell Inc. is nearing a.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJul 1st, 2018

Dell near deal to swap out DVMT tracking shares: WSJ

(Reuters) - Dell Inc is close to a deal to combine shares that track its VMware Inc virtualization-software unit in an effort that would result in a public listing for the personal computer and data storage company, the Wall Street Journal said on Sunday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 1st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Disney, Fox set July 27 date for shareholders to vote on $71 billion deal

Shareholders of Walt Disney Co. and 21st Century Fox Inc. will vote on the proposed $71 billion tie-up of the two companies on July 27, the companies said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 28th, 2018

Gray TV to Buy Raycom in $3.65 Billion Deal - Wall Street Journal

Fox BusinessGray TV to Buy Raycom in $3.65 Billion DealWall Street JournalA combined Gray Television and Raycom Media will own 142 television stations in 92 U.S. markets. Photo: iStock. By......»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJun 25th, 2018