Technology, Media & Telecommunications Headlines

Tue, Nov 24 2015

UPDATE 2-U.S. probing Comcast's role in 'spot' cable ad sales market

Nov 24 The U.S. Department of Justice is investigating whether Comcast Corp, the biggest U.S. cable TV provider, is hindering competition in cable advertising sales, a source told Reuters.

UPDATE 2-SunEdison to sell 425 MW of solar projects in India to "yieldco"

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI, Nov 24 U.S. solar company SunEdison Inc said it would sell projects in India with generating capacity of 425 megawatts (MW) to its "yieldco" TerraForm Global Inc for $231 million.

UPDATE 1-Microsemi to buy PMC-Sierra in $2.5 bln deal as Skyworks bows out

Nov 24 Chipmaker Microsemi Corp said on Tuesday it would buy rival PMC-Sierra Inc in a $2.5 billion deal, a day after Skyworks Solutions Inc walked away from a bidding war.

SunEdison plans to offload 400 MW of solar power capacity in India - sources

MUMBAI, Nov 24 SunEdison Inc plans to sell solar power capacity worth about 400 megawatts in India for roughly $350 million, as the U.S.-based solar company looks to shed assets to boost balance sheet, said two sources with direct knowledge of the matter.

BRIEF-Arris says Pace acquisition cleared by Colombia

* Proposed acquisition of pace received unconditional merger clearance from superintendence of industry and commerce in colombia Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

PRESS DIGEST - Wall Street Journal - Nov 24

Nov 24 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

Mon, Nov 23 2015

Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions

Nov 23 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Monday:

EU mergers and takeovers (Nov 23)

BRUSSELS, Nov 23 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process: