Mergers and Acquisitions
News and Articles About Mergers and Acquisitions
It's official: Burger King is buying coffee and doughnuts chain Tim Hortons for approximately $11 billion, with financing help from Warren Buffet.
Burger King and Tim Hortons announced on Monday that they are discussion a merger, with Burger King corporate potentially moving to Canada.
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Previously little-known Directr has joined YouTubes video advertising team, the companies announced.
After months of languishing in regulatory limbo, a proposed merger between Sprint and T-Mobile is now off.
Caviar, which delivers meals from high-end restaurants that don't typically offer delivery, represents new territory for the electronic payments company.
Following a six-week courtship, two mega real-estate listings websites are joining forces to create a colossal database of digital listings.
Even when a company is small, it can grow in a hurry by acquiring a compatible company that is even smaller.
Getting customers to notice your startup in a sea of competitors can be tough. Using the roll-up strategy, entrepreneurs are able to acquire new customers -- quickly.
Etsy has scooped up 'A Little Market' -- a Paris-headquartered digital marketplace that also specializes in handmade crafts -- for a reported $100 million in cash and stock.
The deal marks Oracle's biggest buy in four years, and comes just days after a disappointing fourth-quarter earnings report.
The deal signals that the connected home industry is rife with potential and gaining tremendous steam.
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As the television industry continues to evolve and the mobile market matures, players within the telecommunications industry are seeking to band together and scale up.
"Folks," says an actor portraying Apple CEO Tim Cook in a new spoof by Funny or Die, "we got a lot of fun stuff were gonna buy."
Roughly one year after trumpeting a merger that could have created the biggest ad agency on the planet, Omnicom and Publicis are right back where they started.
In an expletive-riddled video recording, the famous rapper and entrepreneur behind Beats Electronics seemingly confirm's Apple's $3.2 billion offer to buy the company.
Looking to amplify its 'cool' factor, Apple is reportedly in talks to buy the premium headphone maker.
A new report alleges telecommunications giant AT&T has approached DirecTV about a merger that could be worth as much as $40 billion.
So far in 2014, there have been three M&A deals larger than Facebook's $19 billion purchase of WhatsApp.
Experts say that deals like Facebook's purchase of WhatsApp are just the beginning for megamergers in 2014.
While there are many books, resources and advisers dealing with M&As at large corporations, there isn't a whole lot of information about acquiring small companies. Here are a few tips to make the road less bumpy.
In an interview on CNBC this morning, Comcast CEO Brian Roberts said that the two companies wouldn't be pursuing the merger if they didn't realistically think they would get it would get regulatory approval.
With this deal, Verizon might be looking to take on cable rival Comcast.
In a unanimous decision by its board of directors, the maker of Maker's Mark, Laphroaig Scotch whisky and Courvoisier is selling to Japanese beverage company Suntory.