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The Wall Street Journal: Hyundai-Daweoo shipbuilding mega-merger hits a bump

A South Korean plan to create a shipbuilding behemoth controlling roughly 20% of the global market is raising competition concerns in Singapore, one of many parties that have to approve the process......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 2nd, 2019

DOJ Approval Of Bayer AG-Monsanto Mega-Merger Hangs Farmers Out To Dry

Today, The Wall Street Journal reported that the U.S. Department of Justice has decided to allow.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 9th, 2018

Uber hits yellow light on the road to finding a chief financial officer and a speed bump in going public in 2019

The search for a new chief financial officer at Uber Technologies Inc. hit another bump as VMWare CFO Zane Rowe reportedly will turn down the job.  Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi had been pursuing Rowe, but a Friday report from the Wall Street Journal .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 11th, 2018

Wall Street hits new highs

Wall Street's three major averages closed at record highs Monday as signs pointed to progress between the United States and China on a trade truce, while a round of merger deals also helped buoy sentiment. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 25th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Yahoo Japan and chat app Line agree to 50-50 merger

Internet portal Yahoo Japan Corp. and chat app Line said Monday they have reached a basic agreement to merge in a deal that includes buying out Line Corp.’s minority shareholders......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 17th, 2019

Icahn pushes for HP merger with Xerox: WSJ

Activist investor Carl Icahn has taken a stake in HP Inc and is pushing for the personal computer maker's merger with printer maker Xerox Corp, arguing that a union could yield big profits for investors, according to the Wall Street Journal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 14th, 2019

Icahn reveals stake in HP, says merger with Xerox is "no brainer"

Activist investor Carl Icahn has taken a 4.24 percent stake in Palo Alto-based PC and printer maker HP Inc. and is pushing for its $33 billion merger with Xerox Corp., the Wall Street Journal reports. Icahn's HP stake, valued at roughly $1.2 billion,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Xerox-HP merger is ‘a no-brainer,’ says Carl Icahn

Activist investor Carl Icahn is pushing for the proposed union of Xerox Holdings Corp. and HP Inc., arguing that a combination of the printer makers could yield big profits for investors......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 14th, 2019

Icahn pushes for Xerox-HP merger: WSJ

Activist investor Carl Icahn is pushing for the proposed merger of Xerox Corp and HP Inc , arguing that a union of the printer makers could make big profits for investors, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 13th, 2019

Fiat Chrysler, France"s Peugeot in merger talks: WSJ

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and Peugeot owner PSA are in talks to combine, according to a report on The Wall Street Journal that cited sources familiar with the issue. One option is an all-share merger, the report said. Earlier this year, Fia.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 29th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Merger will be lucrative for Viacom and CBS chief executives

Viacom and CBS last week struck a deal to reunite the empire of media mogul Sumner Redstone, creating a conglomerate with a valuation of $27 billion......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 19th, 2019

Report: Heather Bresch to leave Mylan

Generic drugmaker Mylan NV is close to a merger with a unit of pharmaceutical giant Pfizer Inc., The Wall Street Journal reported Saturday. Mylan (Nasdaq: MYL) and the off-patent medicine business of Pfizer (NYSE: PFE) would be combined to create a .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 29th, 2019

Report: Mylan, Pfizer unit close to merger

Generic drugmaker Mylan NV is close to a merger with a unit of pharmaceutical giant Pfizer Inc., The Wall Street Journal reported Saturday. Mylan (Nasdaq: MYL) and the off-patent medicine business of Pfizer (NYSE: PFE) would be combined to create a .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 27th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Justice Department pushes states to agree to allow T-Mobile-Sprint merger

The Justice Department is pushing state officials to support a planned settlement that would allow T-Mobile US Inc. and Sprint Corp. to merge by selling assets to Dish Network Corp., according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 25th, 2019

SoftBank is reportedly committing $40 billion for its second mega fund

SoftBank's board is due to meet Thursday to approve the funding, according to the Wall Street Journal, citing people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 25th, 2019

Reports: Sprint-T Mobile Merger Could Be Approved This Week

Shares of Sprint Corp (NYSE: S) gained more than 6% Wednesday morning after The Wall Street Journal reported the U.S. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 24th, 2019

CBS is preparing an offer to buy Viacom, per report

Things are heating up in the will-they-or-won’t-they merger discussion around CBS Corp. and Viacom Inc. The latest development is that CBS (NYSE: CBS) is putting together an offer for its one-time sister company, reported The Wall Street Journal, cit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Google sued, accused of lifting song lyrics from music site Genius

Genius Media Group Inc. depends on Google’s search engine to send music lovers to its website stocked with hard-to-decipher lyrics to hip-hop songs and other pop hits......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 16th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Dish leads bidding to scoop up assets from Sprint, T-Mobile

Dish Network Corp. is leading the race to scoop up assets that the Justice Department says Sprint Corp. and T-Mobile US Inc. must divest of to save their $26 billion merger, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 14th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Caesars said to be near merger deal with Eldorado Resorts

Caesars Entertainment Corp. is a nearing a deal to combine with rival casino operator Eldorado Resorts Inc., according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 6th, 2019

Fiat Chrysler shares sink after report that it has dropped Renault bid

Shares of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Inc. fell in after-hours trading Wednesday following a Wall Street Journal report that its $40 billion merger bid for Renault SA had been withdrawn. The Journal.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 5th, 2019