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Greg Roumeliotis

AT&T explores sale of its Puerto Rico business: sources

Jul 18 2019

AT&T Inc is exploring options for its business in Puerto Rico that could include a potential sale for around $3 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

Symantec ends talks to sell to Broadcom over price: sources

Jul 15 2019

Cybersecurity company Symantec Corp has walked away from negotiations to sell itself to chipmaker Broadcom Inc over price disagreements, people familiar with the matter said on Monday.

Exclusive: U.S. clears SoftBank's $2.25 billion investment in GM-backed Cruise

Jul 06 2019

Cruise, a U.S. self-driving vehicle company majority-owned by General Motors Co, told Reuters on Friday that a U.S. national security panel approved a $2.25 billion investment in the firm by Japan's SoftBank Corp.

EXCLUSIVE-U.S. panel okays SoftBank's $2.25 bln investment in GM-linked self-driving firm

Jul 05 2019

WASHINGTON, July 5 A U.S. national security panel on Friday approved a $2.25 billion investment by Japan's Softbank in Cruise, a self-driving vehicle firm majority owned by GM, the unit told Reuters, signaling some leeway for investors with deep ties to China.

Univision explores sale as market appetite for media companies improves

Jul 03 2019

Spanish-language broadcaster Univision Communications Inc is exploring a possible sale and has hired advisers, according to two sources familiar with the matter.

Broadcom in advanced talks to buy Symantec: sources

Jul 02 2019

Chipmaker Broadcom Inc is in advanced talks to buy cybersecurity firm Symantec Corp, according to sources familiar with the matter, as Broadcom seeks to diversify beyond semiconductors.

Brookfield clinches $9 bln deal to buy Genesee & Wyoming -sources

Jun 30 2019

June 30 Investment firm Brookfield Asset Management Inc has agreed to acquire U.S. freight railroad owner and operator Genesee & Wyoming Inc for close to $9 billion, including debt, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday.

U.S. dominates second quarter global M&A as mega deals roll on

Jun 28 2019

NEW YORK/LONDON Mega deals set the pace for mergers and acquisitions (M&A) globally in the second quarter of 2019, as large U.S. companies defied trade row jitters and seized on strong equity and debt capital markets to agree on transformative combinations.

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