LONDON Overseas buyers lured by a plunge in the pound are looking to snare British companies on the cheap, ensuring a steady flow of deals since Britain voted to leave the European Union and defying expectations of an M&A drought.
Tesla Motors Inc and SolarCity Corp have made progress in putting together a deal that will merge the electric car maker and the solar panel installer, people familiar with the matter said.
FRANKFURT The chief executive of E.ON's Uniper ruled out a sale of one of the company's three divisions - European Generation, Global Commodities or International Power - in its drive to pay down debt, he told a German newspaper.
The potential bust-up of two mega deals among America’s largest health insurance companies may have an unintended result - more mergers.
Chicago Bridge & Iron Co NV (CB&I) has sued Westinghouse Electric Co to protect itself from a potential $2 billion claim from Westinghouse related to the sale of CB&I's nuclear construction business to Westinghouse in 2015.
Yahoo Inc is focusing on U.S. telecommunications company Verizon Communications Inc as the buyer of its core business after reviewing final bids that it received this week, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.
WASHINGTON Koninklijke Ahold NV and Delhaize Group SA , which between them own five well-known U.S. supermarket chains, have agreed to sell 81 stores to settle U.S. charges that their proposed $28 billion merger would likely be anticompetitive, the Federal Trade Commission said on Friday.
U.S. factory automation equipment maker Emerson Electric Co has made an offer to acquire pump manufacturer Pentair Plc's troubled valves and controls division, according to people familiar with the matter.
PARIS Cosmetics company L'Oreal has agreed to buy IT Cosmetics, a U.S. maker of beauty products for women with severe skin conditions, for $1.2 billion, the French firm said on Friday.
Silver Run Acquisition Corp , run by energy industry veteran Mark Papa, said on Friday it had taken a controlling stake in oil producer Centennial Resource Development LLC, with plans to develop its acreage in the Permian basin of Texas.
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