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Air Methods to be Acquired by American Securities for $2.5 Billion

American Securities is buying Air Methods for $43 per share in cash. Air Methods agrees to be taken private in $2.5 billion deal https://t.co/ARUV6mzykf via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) March 14, 2017   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of […]

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Intel Buys Mobileye to Expand Into Self-Driving Cars

Intel is paying $63.50 in cash per share for the maker of autonomous-driving car equipment to expand into new growth sector and divesify from its reliant on making computer processing units or CPUs. Previously Intel bought semiconductor FPGA chip maker Altera for $16 billion to also divesify into the internet of things sector one year […]

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Time Inc Board to Consider Offers as Suitor Drops Out

On 7th March 2017, Time Inc’s board of directors are said to be considering the initial offers from up to five bidders including an investor group led by Edgar Bronfman Jr and Meredith Corp. Time Inc. Board to Discuss Acquisition Offers Today https://t.co/9yniZswCvS via @business — MergerPie (@mergerpie) March 9, 2017 One day later, sources […]

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Hewlett Packard Enterprise Pays 45% Premium for Nimble Storage

Deal valued Nimble Storage at $1 Billion and $12.50 per share in cash. Nimble Soars On Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s $1 Billion Buyout Offer https://t.co/GtHpAmfDPk via @barronsonline — MergerPie (@mergerpie) March 7, 2017 HPE to buy Nimble Storage for $1.09 billion in hybrid IT push https://t.co/KSYzsRSIuZ via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) March 7, 2017 No related […]

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Sterling Bancorp to buy Astoria Financial for $2.2 bln

Astoria’s shareholders will receive 0.875 Sterling shares for each share they hold. The resulting offer price of $21.92 per share represents a premium of 18.6 percent to Astoria’s Monday closing price. Sterling Bancorp to buy Astoria Financial for $2.2 bln https://t.co/VYIt5pOzwT via @MailOnline — MergerPie (@mergerpie) March 7, 2017 No related posts.

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Reckitt Benckiser to Buy Mead Johnson in $16.6 Billion Deal

As expected, Reckitt Benckiser had agreed to buy Mead Johnson for $90 per share in an all cash transaction. As there is little regulatory worries about the deal, Reckitt Benckiser expects the deal to be completed in Q3 2017. Some investors may be disappointed that a bidding war did not materialise. Mead Johnson’s share rose […]

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Tesaro Engaged Banks as Suitors Circle

Tesaro rosed sharply 14% yesterday after news reports said that suitors such as Sanofi are seeking to buy the biotech company and that the company is speaking with banks for advice. Tesaro’s PARP inhibitor niraparib is seen as a potential blockbuster and giant biotech and pharma firms pressed to increase revenue are hardpressed to find […]

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Veeco Enters into Agreement to Acquire Ultratech

Ultratech shareholders will receive (i) $21.75 per share in cash and (ii) 0.2675 of a share of Veeco common stock for each Ultratech common share outstanding. Based on Veeco’s closing stock price on February 1, 2017, the transaction consideration is valued at approximately $28.64 per Ultratech share. Veeco Enters into Agreement to Acquire Ultratech https://t.co/k9Takgveky […]

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Reckitt in Advanced Talks to Buy Milk Formula Maker Mead Johnson For $16.7 Billion

Household Products giant Reckitt is willing to pay $90 per share in cash for Mead Johnson. Reckitt Benckiser is in talks to buy baby formula maker Mead Johnson for about $16.7 billion https://t.co/2gcI5cBNYS via @markets — MergerPie (@mergerpie) February 2, 2017 No related posts.

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Oneok to buy Oneok Partners For $9.3 Billion

Oneok will buy back the rest of its master limited partnership, Oneok Partners. Each Oneok Partners share will be converted into 0.985 Oneok share which is about 27% higher than the last closing of Oneok Partners. Oneok to buy the rest of Oneok Partners it doesn't own in a $9.3 billion deal https://t.co/pQfoEZBiwT — MergerPie […]

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Alibaba’s Ant Financial Buys MoneyGram for $13.25 per Share

Jack Ma's Ant Financial is close to buying MoneyGram, Wall Street Journal reports https://t.co/wE9REfoq5I via @business — MergerPie (@mergerpie) January 26, 2017 No related posts.

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AltaGas Finally Nabbed US Utility WGL Holdings for $88 per Share

The deal is an all cash transaction. WGL Holdings is up 3% to $81.40 in premarket. The spread could indicate that traders are worried that Trump’s adminstration may block the deal or that regulatory clearance for utilities could take some time, especially when WGL supplies natural gas to the White House. AltaGas to buy Washington […]

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J&J Buys Actelion for $30 Billion or $280 per share

J&J Seals $30 Billion Actelion Deal in Push for Rare Disease https://t.co/0lomS2gvBL via @markets — MergerPie (@mergerpie) January 26, 2017 Related posts: J&J Rejoins Talks with Actelion J&J is said to be in exclusive discussions with Actelion again, shortly after being reported to have abandoned its efforts…. Sanofi in advanced talks with Actelion as J&J […]

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Arctic Cat Gets 41% Buyout Premium From Textron

Textron is buying Snowmobile maker Arctic Cat for $18.50 in cash. Textron is buying snowmobile maker Arctic Cat https://t.co/6zbfID070U — MergerPie (@mergerpie) January 25, 2017 No related posts.

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NYP Said Walgreen and Rite Aid Will Extend Merger If Not Approved End of Week

FTC is said to be worried about financial ability of Fred’s to absorb stores. Walgreens, Rite Aid to go on with merger if not approved by end of week https://t.co/xJg7tEpqeu via @nypost — MergerPie (@mergerpie) January 25, 2017 Why Walgreens Will Extend Its Rite Aid Buyout Offer (WBA) (RAD) https://t.co/tFqpFGHEAj via @BNLFinance — MergerPie (@mergerpie) […]

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Intrexon to Acquire GenVec

GenVec stockholders will receive 0.297 of a share of Intrexon common stock for each share of GenVec common stock. GenVec Inc. (GNVC) Is Up Sharply After Bought By Intrexon https://t.co/yH3sXC2bkv — MergerPie (@mergerpie) January 24, 2017 No related posts.

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WestRock To Buy Multi Packaging Solutions International For $18 Per Share

Just one day after selling its non-core Home, Health and Beauty businesses to Silgan, WestRock is using the newly acquired firepower to buy smaller rival Multi Packaging Solutions International to strengthen its core business paper and packing business. The deal is an all cash transaction totally $2.28 billion including debt. Packaging company WestRock to buy […]

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Aetna’s Merger Deal for Humana is Mostly Dead

Aetna’s deal for Humana will probably collapse after a federal judge blocked the deal. Judge Blocks Aetna’s $37 Billion Deal for Humana https://t.co/pdUHR8BIOT — MergerPie (@mergerpie) January 24, 2017 No related posts.

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Verizon to Delay Closing Yahoo Deal to Q2 2017

Sale of Yahoo’s core business had been complicated by two massive data leaks discovered last year, possibly due to the investigations by the SEC regarding the leaks. However, most analysts still expect the deal to close. On the Verizon side, there is no concrete news on whether there will be a re-negotiated price due to […]

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Regional Bank Pinnacle Financial to buy BNC Bancorp in All Share Deal

Pinnacle Financial to buy BNC Bancorp https://t.co/B5MvRjTVZq via @JournalNow — MergerPie (@mergerpie) January 23, 2017 No related posts.

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Kate Spade said to attract interest from Coach, Michael Kors

Both similar sized fashion labels Coach and Michael Kors valued around $9 Billion each are said to be mulling a bid for smaller competitor Kate Spade after the company puts itself up for sale. Kate Spade said to attract interest from Coach, Michael Kors https://t.co/XApmjj7hPr via @businesstimes — MergerPie (@mergerpie) January 23, 2017 Cowan thinks […]

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Eli Lilly to buy CoLucid for $46.50 in cash per share for migrane drug

Price is 33% premium to CoLucid’s last close. UPDATE 1-Lilly to buy CoLucid for $960 mln to bolster migraine arsenal https://t.co/FNfvVlreKR via @Nasdaq — MergerPie (@mergerpie) January 18, 2017 No related posts.

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Noble Energy to buy Clayton Williams Energy for $2.7 billion

Noble Enegery is paying about $139 per Clayton Williams Energy share in a cash and share transaction. For each Clayton Williams Energy share, investors will receive 2.7874 shares of Noble Energy common stock and $34.75 in cash. Clayton Williams Energy rose about 20% during morning trades. Noble Energy to buy Clayton Williams Energy for $2.7 […]

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Reynolds Agree to Merge with BAT After Receiving Improved Offer Worth $49 Billion

One and a half years after absorbing Lorillard, Reynold became the target and will merger with British American Tobacco for $29.44 in cash and 0.526 of BAT share for each Reynold share. Expect lengthy regulatory scrutiny on this deal. BBC News – British American Tobacco takes control of Reynolds for $49bn https://t.co/No56E4AwP1 — MergerPie (@mergerpie) […]

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Ray-Ban maker Luxottica Merging with Essilor to Create World Leading Eyewear Company

BBC News – Ray-Ban maker Luxottica agrees €46bn merger with Essilor https://t.co/1H3lqGIaNp — MergerPie (@mergerpie) January 16, 2017 Making a spectacle of themselves: Luxottica and Essilor https://t.co/PkT0HSAq9J — MergerPie (@mergerpie) January 16, 2017 No related posts.

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AltasGas Talking to WGL Holdings Regarding Merger

AltasGas confirmed that the company is in talks with an unnamed party regarding a merger. AltaGas in potential deal talks with WGL Holdings: report https://t.co/1L6Sc6KihB — MergerPie (@mergerpie) January 13, 2017 AltaGas Says In Potential Deal Talks https://t.co/eGbwFD431r — MergerPie (@mergerpie) January 13, 2017 No related posts.

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Pacific Continental Corp is Merging With Columbia Banking System

Columbia Banking System will buy Pacific Continental Corp for 0.6430 of a share of COLB in an all share deal worth $644 million. Eugene's Pacific Continental Bank merging with Washington bank https://t.co/n518Y2xlzt via @PDXBizJournal — MergerPie (@mergerpie) January 11, 2017 No related posts.

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Valeant Shares Gain on Sale of Assets to Pare Down Debts

Valeant sold its prostate cancer drug unit Dendreon to China’s Sanpower for $820 million which seemed like a good deal considering the prostate cancer drug Provenge only did sales of $250 million per year for the past 3 years and that Valeant itself only fork out $500 million for the drug. Valeant to sell Dendreon […]

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Takeda to buy out Ariad Pharmaceuticals for massive 75% premium at $24 per share

Takeda to acquire cancer drugs maker Ariad to increase its oncology portfolio. Japan's Takeda to buy U.S. cancer drug maker Ariad in $5.2 billion deal https://t.co/cYQOiCN9hg via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) January 9, 2017 Ariad Pharmaceuticals to be bought by Takeda for $5.2b https://t.co/qqm5DAX8UK via @BostonGlobe — MergerPie (@mergerpie) January 9, 2017 No related posts.

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Candy Maker Mars to buy Pet Hospital Chain VCA for $93 per share

Mars, Incorporated, more famous for its confectionary, chocolates and candies are buying leading pet health care provider VCA for $93 per share in an all cash transaction. Mars also has a major portfolio of pet services and products, Mars Petcare and this will be merging with VCA. Mars to buy pet health care provider VCA […]

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Gartner to buy CEB for $77.25 in cash and stock

Gartner to buy CEB for $54 in cash and 0.2284 of its shares for each CEB share. CEB has a go shop period of 35 days for a higher bid. IT research firm Gartner to buy CEB to expand business analysis https://t.co/7MGbMnh3vk via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) January 5, 2017 No related posts.

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Delek US Holdings to Acquire Remaining Outstanding Shares of Alon USA

The all share deal implied a $12.13 per share price for Alon. Delek US Holdings to Acquire Remaining Outstanding Shares of Alon USA – EconoTimes https://t.co/ZNFpTZSN8p via @ — MergerPie (@mergerpie) January 3, 2017 Related posts: Alon USA reports receipt of proposal to purchase its outstanding common stock Delek US Holdings (DK) proposes to takeover […]

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Depomed Up 12% After Report of KKR Interest

The New York Post is reporting that KKR maybe interested in buying Depomed… KKR is interested in buying opioid maker Depomed https://t.co/tbRT3WiRpS via @nypost — MergerPie (@mergerpie) January 3, 2017 No related posts.

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FTC Clears Abbott-St Jude Medical Merger with Conditions

Abbott gets US antitrust approval to buy St. Jude Medical https://t.co/URb5JiD4D7 — MergerPie (@mergerpie) December 28, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, at any particular time. Every […]

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J&J Rejoins Talks with Actelion

J&J is said to be in exclusive discussions with Actelion again, shortly after being reported to have abandoned its efforts. It appears that Sanofi’s bid with CVR was not sufficient to tempt Actelion. Meanwhile Actelion’s shares are up 11% premarket. Actelion re-enters talks with J&J, sidelining Sanofi https://t.co/YVZD4f1KpE via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) December 22, […]

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Sanofi’s takeover talks with Actelion progressing

Sources said that talks between Sanofi and Actelion are progressing but the deal may still fall apart. Sanofi's takeover talks with Actelion progressing: source https://t.co/X5xzONNxKW via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) December 21, 2016 Meanwhile Bloomberg is reporting that Sanofi will dangle a $20 CVR in addition to the $255 bid to sweeten the deal. Sanofi […]

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TDK to Buy InvenSense for $13 per share

Japan's TDK to buy U.S. chip maker InvenSense for $1.3 billion https://t.co/3lSWqMrNpv via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) December 21, 2016 TDK seeks IoT boost through $1.3B InvenSense buy – Mobile World Live https://t.co/WmX5kP2OrW — MergerPie (@mergerpie) December 21, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. […]

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Sanofi in advanced talks with Actelion as J&J walks away

Sanofi is said to be in advanced talks with Actelion, offering up $275 per share according to sources. However, this price may only pay out in full on a clause based on future performances. Earlier, J&J dropped out of the race after baulking to pay more than $250 as the medical giant wanted to stay disciplined.   Sanofi […]

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21st Century Fox to buy Sky for 11.7 billion pounds

Rupert Murdoch confirms £11.7bn Sky bid https://t.co/R3V7ZSsp7N — MergerPie (@mergerpie) December 15, 2016 Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, at any particular time. Every effort has been made to […]

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LinkedIn and Virgin America Deals Approved By Regulators

Two major merger deals were approved by regulators today. The Microsoft/LinkedIn merger was approved by the European Commission and will close within a few days while Alaska Air Group purchase of Virgin American was approved by the Justice Department. Both deals hit some form of hiccups in the previous months but were able to win […]

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Sanofi Sparks Bidding War for Actelion While J&J ups bid to $250 per Share

Sanofi and J&J are fighting for Actelion while Novartis says that it is not interested… Sanofi to Explore Counterbid for Actelion Amid J&J Talks https://t.co/oy1BjMyplN via @markets — MergerPie (@mergerpie) December 6, 2016 J&J raises offer for Actelion to more than US$250 a share https://t.co/d0gSlEovxZ — MergerPie (@mergerpie) December 6, 2016 Novartis CEO plays down […]

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Obama to Block Aixtron Deal

China’s Bid For Aixtron Sunk By U.S. Security Concerns https://t.co/BEsnNPvGsq via @barronsonline — MergerPie (@mergerpie) December 2, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, at any particular time. […]

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Medical device maker Teleflex to buy Vascular Solutions for $1 billion

Teleflex bought out Vascular Solutions with just a 1% premium. Hmmm… Medical device maker Teleflex to buy Vascular Solutions for $1 billion https://t.co/cTsCJ00HI8 via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) December 2, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information […]

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Parker-Hannifin to buy Clarcor for $83 per share

Engineering company Parker-Hannifin to buy Clarcor in $4.3 billion deal https://t.co/3C8u4Zxmvx via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) December 1, 2016 Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, at any particular time. […]

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J&J makes takeover approach for Swiss drugmaker Actelion

J&J makes takeover approach for Swiss drugmaker Actelion: Report https://t.co/iLuBjIDl3V — MergerPie (@mergerpie) November 25, 2016 Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, at any particular time. Every effort has […]

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Microsoft Is Widely Expected to Win EU Approval for LinkedIn Bid After Concessions

Microsoft is reported to be winning EU approval for LinkedIn merger after offering concessions regarding LinkedIn data to the EU antitrust authorities. A decision is expected to come by 6th Dec 2016. The merger is expected to close shortly after this final regulatory approval as Microsoft had already gotten all the other necessary approvals. <blockquote […]

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Microsoft offers EU hardware, software LinkedIn concessions

Looks like Microsoft-LinkedIn merger has a high chance of going through… Microsoft offers EU hardware, software LinkedIn concessions: sources https://t.co/8zLvX84Y0y via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) November 23, 2016 Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including […]

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Headwaters to be Acquired For $1.8 Billion by Boral

Australia’s Boral Ltd will buy Headwaters to expand its US footprint by 100% and bet on the Trump infrastucture stimulus plan. Premium paid by Boral is about 20% higher than Headwaters last closing price or $24.25 per share in an all cash deal. Boral Buys Headwaters For $1.8 Billion in Infrastructure Bet https://t.co/HyllATodBa via @markets […]

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Analog chipmaker Macom to buy Applied Micro Circuits for $770 mln

The agreed price is about 15% premium to Applied Micro Circuits last trading price. Analog chipmaker Macom to buy Applied Micro Circuits for $770 mln https://t.co/rfhIZgq2R2 via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) November 21, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the […]

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Symantec to Acquire LifeLock for $2.3 Billion

Symantec Is Acquiring LifeLock for $2.3 Billion via @FortuneMagazine https://t.co/R4v6gXBOuv — MergerPie (@mergerpie) November 21, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, at any particular time. Every effort […]

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Microsoft offers concessions to EU regulators for LinkedIn merger

The Microsoft-LinkedIn merger moves a step closer to completion as the software behemoth seeks to assure EU regulators that the merger will not be anti-competitive. EU approval will be the last approval needed to close the deal. Microsoft is targeting a year-end close for the merger deal. Microsoft offers concessions to EU regulators eyeing its […]

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Co-founder looks to take Canada’s Amaya private in $6.7bn deal

Co-founder looks to take Canada’s Amaya private in $6.7bn deal https://t.co/tFsy4ePE4L via @FT — MergerPie (@mergerpie) November 14, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, at any particular […]

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Siemens to buy Mentor Graphics in $4.5 billion deal

Siemens to buy Mentor Graphics in $4.5 billion deal https://t.co/XYLBTGGpqK — MergerPie (@mergerpie) November 14, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, at any particular time. Every effort […]

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Samsung buys $8bn car tech maker Harman for $112 per share

Samsung buys $8bn car tech maker Harman in its biggest ever deal https://t.co/HTowAoqxh9 via @telegraphtech — MergerPie (@mergerpie) November 14, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, at […]

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Adobe buy out video ad-tech company TubeMogul for 80% premium

Adobe will buy out TubeMogul for $14 per share in cash totalling $540 million. Commenting on the deal, Brad Rencher, executive vice president and general manager, digital marketing, at Adobe said “With the acquisition of TubeMogul, Adobe will give customers a ‘one-stop shop’ for video advertising, providing even more strategic value for our Adobe Marketing […]

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Online Jeweler Blue Nile Will Go Private in $500 Million Deal

Online jeweler Blue Nile will go private in $500 million deal via @FortuneMagazine https://t.co/gOcBramMdh — MergerPie (@mergerpie) November 7, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, at any […]

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Insight Enterprises to Acquire Datalink for $11.25 per share in cash

Insight Enterprises to Acquire Datalink https://t.co/PQgHhb0uNb — MergerPie (@mergerpie) November 7, 2016 Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, at any particular time. Every effort has been made to ensure […]

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Canyon Bridge Capital Partners buys Lattice Semiconductor for $8.30 per share

Another semiconductor stock gets bought out… Lattice Semiconductor to be bought by Canyon Bridge https://t.co/GnhacFfXvs via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) November 3, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third […]

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American Axle to buy Metaldyne Performance Group at $21.81 per share

Auto parts supplier American Axle to buy Metaldyne Performance Group for $13.50 per share in cash and 0.5 in American Axle share. The deal values Metaldyne at $21.81 per share, a 52% premium to Wednesday’s closing price of $14.50. American Axle to buy Metaldyne Performance Group https://t.co/CLMSvKHvpN via @detroitnews — MergerPie (@mergerpie) November 3, 2016 […]

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Chipmaker Broadcom to buy network gear maker Brocade for $5.5 billion

Broadcom will buy Brocade for $12.75 per share in an all cash transaction. Brocade rose to 9% to $12.26 in premarket trade. Chipmaker Broadcom to buy network gear maker Brocade for $5.5 billion https://t.co/uKY6RTT8zf via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) November 2, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not […]

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Gannett Co., Inc. Terminates Discussions to Acquire Tronc

Deal is terminated after bankers refused to finance the takeover…Tronc’s share down 29% pre-market.. Gannett Co., Inc. Terminates Discussions to Acquire tronc, Inc. | Business Wire https://t.co/BTEOrs2SbX — MergerPie (@mergerpie) November 1, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy […]

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Angie’s List Shares Soar 10.5% Premarket After Company Hires Advisers To Explore Options

Angie’s List says that it had hired advisors to explore strategic options including a sale after reporting third quarter earnings this morning. The company had turned down an offer from IAC at $8.75 per share late last year. Angie's List Shares Soar 10.5% Premarket After Company Hires Advisers To Explore Options | https://t.co/igksOuijIE — MergerPie […]

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General Electric & Baker Hughes Combine to Form Energy Powerhouse

General Electric agreed to merge its oil and gas business with Baker Hughes. The deal came after the aborted Haliburton deal with Baker Hughes due to anti-trust issues. GE shareholders will own 62.5% of the new combined entity while Baker Hughes shareholders will get 37.5% plus a special dividend of $17.50 per share. The New York Times‘ Chad […]

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CenturyLink to Buy Level 3 for $34 Billion While Worried Investors Punish CenturyLink Shares Down 10%

It is finally done, the merger between two big network companies in a $34 Billion deal. Alex Sherman and Scott Moritz wrote in the Bloomberg article: Level 3 is one of the largest providers used by internet services including Netflix Inc. and Google to route traffic across the web, operations that would bolster CenturyLink’s core […]

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Blackstone to buy TeamHealth in $6.1 billion deal

Deal valued TeamHealth at 18% premium from last friday. TeamHealth rose 15% this morning. Deal expected to close in Q1 2017 subjected to shareholder approval and customary regulatory approvals. QuickTake: This is a relatively straight-forward merger deal with the buyer being a big asset management firm so there is should be little regulatory issues. Shareholders […]

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CenturyLink nears deal to merge with Level 3

Another mega merger in this merger record week! CenturyLink is in talks to merge with Level 3 which would create an enterprise telecommunications player worth more than $50 billion. CenturyLink nears deal to merge with Level 3 -sources https://t.co/VKPZoJSvpZ via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 28, 2016   Information provided on this website is general […]

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Gannett-Tronc deal in trouble after reports of banks pulling out of financing

Reports that banks are pulling out financing for the Gannett and Tronc merger had sent Tronc’s share price down 28% and Gannett’s share price down 17% respectively. It seemed like investors are giving up on the deal as the latest troubles looked insurmountable. Report: Banks pull financing from Gannett-Tronc deal https://t.co/hAQ6i5kV37 via @MKEBizJournal — MergerPie […]

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General Electric, Baker Hughes in oil and gas merger talks

GE is in talks with Baker Hughes regarding potential partnership but unlike early rumors which caused Baker Hughes to rise 19% after market, GE disappointingly confirmed that the company is not looking at an outright purchase of Baker Hughes. GE, Baker Hughes deal talks https://t.co/heyySIW4Np — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 28, 2016   Information provided on […]

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EU opens in-depth investigation on ChemChina’s merger with Syngenta

As expected, EU commission has opened a detailed investigation into the merger of ChemChina and Syngenta. The new deadline for the EU decision is 15th May 2017. Syngenta’s CEO had already hinted that the merger close will be delayed till Q1 2017 so today’s decision is no big surprise. The main EU concerns are: 1. […]

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Gannett’s billion-dollar deal to buy Tronc put on hold

Gannett’s bid to buy Tronc hit roadblocks again and again… Gannett's billion-dollar deal to buy Tronc put on hold https://t.co/j13CC5vTOB — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 27, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information […]

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Qualcomm to buy NXP for $38 billion in largest chip deal

The semiconductor consolidation continues with the largest chip deal ever… Qualcomm to buy NXP for $38 billion in largest chip deal https://t.co/EfC3HIobAO via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 27, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on […]

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Syngenta-ChemChina Deal Closing Likely to Be Delayed But ChemChina Ready to Offer More Concessions

In the earnings update press held today, Syngenta Chief Executive Erik Fyrwald said that due to increased consolidations as well as the increased EU antitrust workload plus the merger parties being swamped with request for information, he predicted that there is a high possibility that the merger investigations will go into phase 2 and hence […]

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EU approves Rackspace merger by Apollo Global

Congratulations to those who are holding as Rackspace inches to merger closure… European Commission OKs Acquisition of $RAX by $APO https://t.co/eEe8R6KeJX — pennyomega CRWE (@pennyomegaCRWE) October 25, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, […]

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Syngenta Slumps on Concern of Protracted ChemChina EU Review

Investors dump Syngenta with the share price down 6% as increasing regulatory worries and merger closing delays hit the merger. The news came as a EU commissioner said that ChemChina did not offer any concessions to the regulators by the deadline which increased the risk where the investigation of the deal will go into phase […]

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Time Warner rises as AT&T considers merger

Consolidation between the two giant companies will form a formidable media tech company… AT&T may be trying to buy Time Warner https://t.co/u7s5sZFiiZ — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 21, 2016 AT&amp;T Discussed Idea of Takeover in Time Warner Meetings https://t.co/gJM4vYlrlQ via @markets — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 21, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in […]

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Qualcomm and NXP shares jump as deal nears finalization

Another mega deal in the semiconductor universe… Qualcomm and NXP shares jump as deal nears finalization https://t.co/kzL4PHBIhY — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 21, 2016 Qualcomm Said to Be Near Final NXP Deal, May Announce Next Week https://t.co/lSeNT0xCUC via @markets — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 21, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and […]

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British American Tobacco plans $47bn Reynolds merger

Mega merger continues…BAT has offered to buy the rest of Reynolds, valuing the US Tobacco company at $56.00 per share in share and cash. The merger will create the biggest public traded tobacco company in the world, eclipsing Philip Morris but is expected to encounter little regulatory scrutiny as there is little overlap in markets […]

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Walgreens, Rite Aid push back merger deadline-Troubles keep piling up

Walgreens and Rite Aid are said to be pushing back their merger deadline to 27th Jan 2017 as the companies continued to work to convince FTC to approve their merger with stores divestitures. One piece of good news, at least Walgreens is still committed to the merger and indicated that the merger would close by […]

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Blackstone in the lead to acquire Team Health

After rejecting AmSurg Corp’s bid on late last year, Team Health’s share price has been going nowhere until this month when rumors surfaced about a bidding process including Blackstone…Today more news confirmed that Blackstone is now in the driving seat to acquire Team Health. Blackstone in the lead to acquire Team Health: sources https://t.co/bBCdvampI9 via […]

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ISS recommends investors back Agrium-Potash Corp merger

ISS recommends investors back Agrium-Potash Corp merger https://t.co/I1oABJFBmR via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 18, 2016 Blame Bad Timing: Potash-Agrium Deal Seen Facing Scrutiny https://t.co/Ae9HdTO1qE via @markets — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 18, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy […]

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Justice Department in talks with Alaska Air on Virgin deal

Alaska Air is trying to convince DOJ to approve deal with some concessions. Justice Department in talks with Alaska Air on Virgin deal: sources https://t.co/MBhVvqmGUf via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 18, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy […]

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Alon USA reports receipt of proposal to purchase its outstanding common stock

Delek US Holdings (DK) proposes to takeover remaining shares of Alon in an all-stock transaction at a fixed exchange ratio of 0.44 Delek shares for Each outstanding Alon share (ALJ). BRIEF-Alon USA reports receipt of proposal to purchase its outstanding common stock https://t.co/6FpZVSpsK7 via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 17, 2016   Information provided on […]

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Microsoft seeks EU blessing for LinkedIn purchase

The last and most difficult step for Microsoft-Linkedin merger has begun…Initial EU commission decision due date to be on 22 Nov 2016. Microsoft seeks EU blessing for LinkedIn purchase https://t.co/j85kQo9qIR — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 17, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not […]

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Viacom hires financial advisers to explore CBS merger

Looks like the deal is moving ahead… Viacom hires financial advisers to explore CBS merger https://t.co/wu5Kta7ZFV via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 14, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by […]

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ChemChina Takeover of Syngenta Seen on Track despite concerns

The SinoChem-ChemChina rumor has been a major surprise for Syngenta investors. Originally investors thought that only funding and regulatory issues are the only concerns but now another issue has appeared in the form of SinoChem. According to sources, the Chinese government is pushing for a merger of both giants. This leaves Syngenta investors scrambling to […]

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China Planning Merger of Sinochem, ChemChina

Another agro-chemical mega-merger in the works? It was also not clear how the the plan would affect China National Chemical, also known as ChemChina, and its proposed acquisition of Syngenta AG… China planning a merger of Sinochem and ChemChina, a source says https://t.co/j9huZX2OyP via @business — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 14, 2016 I would imagine ChemChina […]

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Gas Natural Inc. agrees to be acquired by an energy investment firm for nearly $200 million

Gas Natural Inc. agrees to be acquired by an energy investment firm for nearly $200 million https://t.co/lVGkRhhmvY @crainscleveland — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 13, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by […]

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LPL Financial drops by 5% as investors reflect on buyout difficulties

One day after LPL Financial spiked nearly 7% on reports that the company is seeking strategic alternatives including merger, analysts and investors reflect on the potential problems and roadblocks that bidders will encounter..Bloomberg’s Gadfly column wrote a report that investors shouldn’t hold too much hope for a buyout as there are insurmountable issues to a […]

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Salesforce still mulls bid for Twitter as shareholders resist: sources

A glimmer of hope for Twitter buyout but little hope for a bidding war… Salesforce still mulls bid for Twitter as shareholders resist: sources https://t.co/f1rH0vy1rL via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 12, 2016 Meanwhile, an analyst from Monness put a price to Twitter…. Twitter could sell for up to $15 billion, if there’s still a […]

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LPL Financial exploring a sale – sources

Exclusive: LPL Financial exploring a sale – sources https://t.co/bnhGUe0xEy via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 12, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, at any particular time. Every […]

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Abbott says St. Jude heart device problem won’t affect sale

Yesterday St. Jude and Abbott’s shares had a big fall following news that St. Jude’s heart devices have some battery issues which are linked to two deaths. Some investors speculated that this will cause more uncertainty to the buyout by Abbott. St. Jude recalls heart devices due to battery issue via @FortuneMagazine https://t.co/tcCvdAaFx2 — MergerPie […]

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U.S. watchdog expands scrutiny to more Chinese deals

Some interesting tidbits on how US is increasing scrutiny on Chinese merger deals and how it will affect the merger market… U.S. watchdog expands scrutiny to more Chinese deals https://t.co/SQoQ5Y441C via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 11, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com […]

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ChemChina Subsidiary’s Acquisition of Syngenta Hits Snag

Seemed like ChemChina have not managed to secure all the financing needed for the acquisition of Syngenta via a report from Caixin. ChemChina Subsidiary's Acquisition of Syngenta Hits Snag https://t.co/JZ2hkApx1b — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 10, 2016 Syngenta came out with some reassurances that the bridge financing is committed and irrevocable Syngenta: ChemChina's bridge financing 'committed […]

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Primo Water to Acquire Glacier Water Services

Primo Water to Acquire Glacier Water Services, Inc. https://t.co/mqfnO9DVuA — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 10, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, at any particular time. Every effort has […]

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Canada’s Amaya, Britain’s William Hill in talks to merge

Canada's Amaya, Britain's William Hill in talks to merge https://t.co/RxTyQLQPDk via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 10, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, at any particular time. […]

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Viacom and CBS Boards Hire Advisers for Potential Merger

Viacom and CBS boards hire advisers to explore a merger https://t.co/YaBrRgOtov via @WSJ — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 9, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, at any particular […]

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Boston Scientific commences cash tender offer for all shares of EndoChoice for $8.00 per share in cash

Boston Scientific commences cash tender offer for all shares of EndoChoice for $8.00 per share in cash https://t.co/Q1zqe0hjvD via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 7, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information […]

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Agrium, Potash to hold shareholder votes on merger next month

Agrium, Potash to hold shareholder votes on merger next month https://t.co/VUBU6myKuN via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 7, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, at any particular […]

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Bad News for Twitter Sale-Google will not make a bid

It all seemed rosy just a few days ago when rumors said multiple companies are bidding for Twitter but now everybody is denying it…except for Salesforce. Google rules itself out… Twitter shares drop after a report Google won't make a bid for the company https://t.co/uArJBS9Dvg via @markets — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 6, 2016 Disney isn’t […]

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Lam Research, KLA-Tenor call off merger on antitrust concerns

Another semiconductor equipment merger bites the dust…following the failure of the merger between Applied Material and Tokyo Electron… Lam Research, KLA-Tenor call off merger on antitrust concerns $LRCX $KLAC https://t.co/bIBBfLPiWv via @WSJ — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 6, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com […]

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Twitter is expected to field bids this week; Salesforce bidding; Google, Disney may too

Bids and rumors are coming in fast and furious for twitter… Twitter is expected to field bids this week; Salesforce bidding; Google, Disney may too https://t.co/QTFn5hNSDF via @WSJ — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 5, 2016 Insight on why Salesforce would want to buy Twitter… Salesforce must be dying to buy Twitter — here's why – Business […]

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Insurer Sompo to buy Endurance Specialty for $6.3 billion

Japanese firms continued to snap up US assets… Insurer Sompo to buy Endurance Specialty for $6.3 billion https://t.co/IrBQm0OH30 via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 5, 2016 Japan’s Sompo to buy Endurance Specialty for $6.3 billion https://t.co/SFnHhGakbc via @WSJ — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 5, 2016 Exclusive: Sompo Japan to buy overseas specialty insurer for about $6.5bn […]

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EU ruling on $25 billion Abbott, St. Jude deal due by November 9

EU ruling on $25 billion Abbott, St. Jude deal due by November 9 https://t.co/YPPTP1HHu5 via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 4, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, […]

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EU resumes probe into DuPont, Dow mega deal, to rule by February 6

EU resumes probe into DuPont, Dow mega deal, to rule by February 6 https://t.co/XHwZCL1XSv via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 3, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, […]

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Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela’s in $5.5 billion deal

Bass Pro Shops hooks Cabela's in $5.5 billion deal https://t.co/jSOmmTuGPq via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 3, 2016 Bass Pro Shops to Acquire Cabela’s https://t.co/38NNpUkdH2 via @WSJ — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 3, 2016 The man behind the new Bass Pro Shops-Cabela’s combination: Meet the billionaire behind the Bass Pro Shops-Cabela’s empire https://t.co/VyftheJ2g4 via @WSJ — […]

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WhiteWave shareholders are expected to back $10.4 billion takeover bid by Danone

WhiteWave shareholders are expected to back $10.4 billion takeover bid by Danone, https://t.co/6o5kmeUD7Y via @WSJ — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 3, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, at […]

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Bass Pro consortium in the lead to acquire Cabela’s

Progress in the sale of Cabela’s. Bass Pro consortium in the lead to acquire Cabela's: sources https://t.co/qBsMuqVwnU via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) October 3, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided […]

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Lexmark’s stock soars after CFIUS clears buyout by Chinese consortium

Lexmark's stock soars after CFIUS clears buyout by Chinese consortium https://t.co/5JsHcdbfac — MergerPie (@mergerpie) September 30, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, at any particular time. Every […]

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Can CBS and Viacom merge? It depends on the Redstone-Moonves dance

Can CBS and Viacom merge? It depends on the Redstone-Moonves dance https://t.co/cx6qW1bRl6 via @WSJ — MergerPie (@mergerpie) September 30, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, at any […]

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Qualcomm in Talks to Acquire NXP Semiconductors

The semiconductor consolidation continues… Qualcomm in talks to acquire NXP Semiconductors https://t.co/n1TnAwgMHR via @WSJ — MergerPie (@mergerpie) September 30, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, at any […]

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Salesforce.com to Press Regulators to Block Microsoft-LinkedIn Deal

Some trouble brewing for Microsoft-LinkedIn merger but Microsoft said the deal had already cleared US and several other countries… https://t.co/Rn8gDhf2Rn to press regulators to block Microsoft-LinkedIn deal https://t.co/o6glcUGDDj via @WSJ — MergerPie (@mergerpie) September 30, 2016 More from Bloomberg… Salesforce to Urge Regulators to Examine Microsoft-LinkedIn https://t.co/OJCHdE96kK via @technology — MergerPie (@mergerpie) September 30, 2016 […]

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Boston Scientific to Acquire EndoChoice for $210 Million or $8 per share

Boston Scientific to buy EndoChoice for $210 million, or $8 a share, in cash $BSX $GI https://t.co/JkczQkhfd1 via @WSJ — MergerPie (@mergerpie) September 29, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided […]

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Walgreen struggling to satisfy FTC conditions for Rite-Aid deal

The merger between Walgreen and Rite-Aid seemed to hit the skids again. Firms are passing up chance to buy 650 Walgreens amid merger $WBA $RAD – NYPosthttps://t.co/D2HaHKMXqq — Open Outcrier (@OpenOutcrier) September 28, 2016 Some rumors FTC is not satisfied with conditions also surfacing. $WBA $RAD chatter divestitures may not be enough for FTC, unconfirmed […]

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Lanxess to acquire Chemtura for $2.7 Billion

Lanxess to acquire Chemtura for $2.7 Billionhttps://t.co/ICsOdet6hi — Wall Street Journal (@WSJ) September 26, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information provided by third parties, at any particular time. Every effort has […]

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Disney considering bid for Twitter

Rumors and bidders are heating up for Twitter. Besides Disney, Microsoft and Google are rumored to be in the mix as well. Google, Disney, or Salesforce? #Twitter could take many forms depending on new owner (DIS, … Read more: https://t.co/9R6Dcuc3AL $TWTR — IT Consulting News (@It_c0nsulting) September 27, 2016   Information provided on this website […]

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Alaska Air Group and Virgin America Agree to Extend Regulatory Review of Proposed Merger

Source: Alaska and #VirginAmerica will Delay Merger Close. Read more: https://t.co/WqwgJd6pC4 $VA — Travel Agency News (@ttravel_agency) September 26, 2016 Alaska Air and Virgin America agree to extend merger review period https://t.co/MYNVxxq83P #premarket $ALK $VA — Consumer Stocks (@Consumer_SA) September 26, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not […]

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Twitter shares end up by 21.4% after CNBC reported that it is moving closer to sale

Twitter is rumoured to be under the block finally after so much rumors. Is this the real deal? Twitter shares end up by 21.4% after CNBC reported that it is moving closer to sale; $TWTR traded record 187M shares https://t.co/pJGk1QbS21 — CNBC Now (@CNBCnow) September 23, 2016   Information provided on this website is general […]

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HSR waiting period expired for Medivation Merger

The FTC's waiting period under Hart-Scott-Rodino related to the acquisition of Medivation $MDVN by Pfizer $PFE has expired — DealPointData – M&A (@DPD_Mergers) September 23, 2016   Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including information […]

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FCC confirms it approves Charter purchases of TWC, Bright House

Federal Communications Comm. (FCC) has formally approved the merger of Time Warner Cable $TWC & Charter Communications $CHTR with conditions — DealPointData – M&A (@DPD_Mergers) May 6, 2016 Information provided on this website is general in nature and does not constitute financial advice. Mergerpie.com do not guarantee the accuracy of information on the website, including […]

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$WX WuXi PharmaTech Announces Shareholders' Approval of Merg… https://t.co/UNPDTv4fxH — NASDAQ (@NASDAQODUK) November 25, 2015 No related posts.

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Diodes $DIOD has completed its $17.75 per share in cash acquisition of Pericom Semiconductor $PSEM — DealPointData – M&A (@DPD_Mergers) November 25, 2015 No related posts.

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ISSI Announces Taiwan Governmental Clearance and Expects Merger Closing on or prior to December 10, 2015 $ISSI — Risk Arb OFI (@RiskArbOFI) November 25, 2015 No related posts.

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Baxalta re-opens for trading after Reuters reports Shire is preparing new takeover attempt, shares jump more than 11$. $SHPG $BXLT — CNBC Now (@CNBCnow) November 24, 2015 No related posts.

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EMC and VMware shareholders demanding changes to Dell buyout deal, @Recode reports » https://t.co/Pc5ruDFWdP $EMC up 1%, $VMW up 5.2% — CNBC Now (@CNBCnow) November 24, 2015 No related posts.

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CPUC Selects June to Decide Time Warner Cable-Charter Fate in California $TWC https://t.co/YEoFsP1YuT — Smartkarma (@smartkarma) November 24, 2015 No related posts.

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$AAPL $FSL: NXP Advances After U.S. Approval Clears Path for Freescale Deal: https://t.co/KIg1UyInzx — Breaking News (@newswelldone) November 24, 2015 No related posts.

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ValueAct: Halliburton will do "whatever is necessary" for Baker Hughes deal https://t.co/3QoF2I80PP $HAL $BHI — M&A News (@SA_Mergers) November 24, 2015 No related posts.

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The waiting period under Hart-Scott-Rodino related to the merger of Rentrak $RENT and comScore $SCOR expired on November 24, 2015 — DealPointData – M&A (@DPD_Mergers) November 24, 2015 No related posts.

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Boulder Brands $BDBD Stock Soars on $975 Million Pinnacle Foods Deal https://t.co/0KW8bPpTL5 — TheStreet SpeedDesk (@StockAction) November 24, 2015 No related posts.

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PMC-Sierra merger story has ended – Microsemi wins with a $2.5B offer, comparing to Skyworks' $2B bid #mergers #MnA $PMCS — Piotr Pomorski (@MeetPennyStockr) November 24, 2015 No related posts.

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$CAB investors want at least $60-shr in buyout, @matt_townsend reports https://t.co/klJ9ojYs9l — Tara Lachapelle (@taralach) November 23, 2015 No related posts.

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Hanmi Financial proposes to combine with BBCN Bancorp https://t.co/sv3wShBq9i Hostile offer with a 15% premium $HANMI $BBCN — Risk Arb OFI (@RiskArbOFI) November 24, 2015 No related posts.

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Comtech Telecom $CMTL to Acquire TeleCommunication Systems $TSYS in ~$431M Deal https://t.co/NidBzEr37t — Streetinsider.com (@Street_Insider) November 23, 2015 No related posts.

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Capital One boosts NC franchise with purchase https://t.co/6Hg9fEw7kQ #premarket $CBF $COB — M&A News (@SA_Mergers) November 23, 2015 No related posts.

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Diebold agrees to buy Wincor Nixdorf for c$1.9b https://t.co/8W81FId34Q $DBD — Risk Arb OFI (@RiskArbOFI) November 23, 2015 No related posts.

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Horizon Pharma $HZNP Withdraws Offer to Acquire Depomed $DEPO $$ https://t.co/CviLkyr0cy — Streetinsider.com (@Street_Insider) November 20, 2015 No related posts.

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Bloomberg: Bass Pro Shops might bid for Cabela's https://t.co/2tx17NuUGg $CAB — M&A News (@SA_Mergers) November 19, 2015 No related posts.

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Pfizer close to record-breaking Allergan buyout at up to $380 a share, Bloomberg sources say. Almost $150B https://t.co/kEAqYRuKF2 $PFE $AGN — FiercePharma (@FiercePharma) November 19, 2015 No related posts.

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B. Riley offers to buy United Online for $185M ($12.50/share) https://t.co/Zm3YmSyT1l $RILY $UNTD — Breaking News (@MarketCurrents) November 18, 2015 No related posts.

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The management led buyout group has completed its $4.90 per American Depositary Share (ADS) in cash acquisition of Sungy Mobile $GOMO — DealPointData – M&A (@DPD_Mergers) November 18, 2015 No related posts.

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Montage ups Pericom offer to $19/share, further above Diodes deal price https://t.co/M7HPO9PK9c $PSEM $DIOD — M&A News (@SA_Mergers) November 18, 2015 No related posts.

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PMC-Sierra $PMCS Stock Climbs as Microsemi Ups Takeover Bid https://t.co/MPgEQaSbe6 — TheStreet SpeedDesk (@StockAction) November 18, 2015 No related posts.

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$FCS (+8.5% pre) ON Semiconductor $ON to Buy Fairchild Semiconductor for $2.4 Billion – WSJ https://t.co/ij1Yoovyzo — Open Outcrier (@OpenOutcrier) November 18, 2015 No related posts.

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Angie's List $ANGI Stock Falling After Rejecting IAC/InterActiveCorp Buyout Offer https://t.co/iWcfUj9tUH — TheStreet SpeedDesk (@StockAction) November 17, 2015 No related posts.

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Marathon Petroleum again raises cash portion of MarkWest offer https://t.co/HXuoUFqTKZ #premarket $MPC $MWE $MPLX — Stocks On The Move (@StocksMove_SA) November 17, 2015 No related posts.

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Syngenta shares spike on report that says Monsanto is internally considering a new approach to a deal. • $SYT $MON — CNBC Now (@CNBCnow) November 17, 2015 No related posts.

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DoJ clears Schlumberger purchase of Cameron without conditions https://t.co/KSHZflmwAS $SLB $CAM — Energy Stocks SA (@SA_Energy) November 17, 2015 No related posts.

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BREAKING: Air Liquide announces deal to acquire AirGas for $143/share or about $10.3B . • $ARG — CNBC Now (@CNBCnow) November 17, 2015 No related posts.

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Canadian Pacific Outlines Norfolk Southern Merger Proposal https://t.co/JQTgAxSlfp via @WSJ $CP.CA $NSC — WSJ Canada (@WSJcanada) November 17, 2015 No related posts.

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Liberty Global to buy Cable & Wireless in $5.3B deal https://t.co/SVbZh4EvaR $LBTYA $CWIXF $LILAK — Breaking News (@MarketCurrents) November 16, 2015 No related posts.

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$ALTV: Alteva reports that its shareholders have voted in favor of its merger with MBS Holdings; acquisition… https://t.co/wB43C1R0la — Briefing.com (@Briefingcom) November 16, 2015 No related posts.

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Ebix interested in $685M bid for U.K.'s Xchanging, topping CSC's offer https://t.co/bRkNN7Lszh $EBIX $XCNGF $CSC — Stocks On The Move (@StocksMove_SA) November 16, 2015 No related posts.

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Marriott $MAR to Acquire Starwood Hotels $HOT in $12.2B Deal https://t.co/OPmmZOVO4t — Streetinsider.com (@Street_Insider) November 16, 2015 No related posts.

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$EQIX: Equinix Gets European Regulator’s Nod for Telecity Buyout: https://t.co/DaOZlBYfIR — StockNewsWires (@StockNewsWires) November 16, 2015 No related posts.

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BREAKING: Mylan poised to lose $26B hostile Perrigo bid as only a minority of $PRGO holders have tendered shares before 8a ET deadline – DJ — CNBC Now (@CNBCnow) November 13, 2015 No related posts.

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Bloomberg: Concho Resources bidding to acquire Clayton Williams https://t.co/Xbr7CPImKR $CWEI, $CXO https://t.co/wQxRXd7fof #oil #energy — MICHAEL FILLOON (@LEGMAKERS) November 12, 2015 No related posts.

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Shares of Syngenta jump 11.5% after-hours on report that says it rejected bid from Chemchina, in talks with other bidders. $SYT — CNBC Now (@CNBCnow) November 12, 2015 No related posts.

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STMicro CEO: Company uninterested in M&A for time being https://t.co/Ssk4GrijT0 $STM — Breaking News (@MarketCurrents) November 11, 2015 No related posts.

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NCR Stock Gains in After-Hours Trading on $800 Million Blackstone Investment https://t.co/lrrq8r4LLu — TheStreet SpeedDesk (@StockAction) November 11, 2015 No related posts.

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IAC proposes to buy Angie's List for $8.75 a share in cash https://t.co/CCQMPYmzzp — Bloomberg Business (@business) November 11, 2015 No related posts.

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Shares of Apache drop 6% after Anadarko confirms $APA rejected a takeover deal from $APC. pic.twitter.com/ev4e6j3ov9 — CNBC Now (@CNBCnow) November 11, 2015 No related posts.

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Kroger lands Roundy's at hefty premium https://t.co/BD29KrI8Mq #premarket $KR $RNDY — M&A News (@SA_Mergers) November 11, 2015 No related posts.

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Dialog backs Atmel deal despite Elliott campaign https://t.co/DUSebyC0C5 $DLGNF $ATML — M&A News (@SA_Mergers) November 11, 2015 No related posts.

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Avago and Broadcom shareholders approve merger https://t.co/kq3y26242I $AVGO $BRCM — Seeking Alpha (@SA_FACTSET) November 10, 2015 No related posts.

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(OFFICIAL) $BUD to buy #SABMiller for $107 billion https://t.co/uRwag24dgG pic.twitter.com/popGubKj21 — Thudder & Wicks (@ThudderWicks) November 11, 2015 No related posts.

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BREAKING: $APC said to have approached $APA about a takeover offer https://t.co/U0e21zdw1d — Bloomberg Deals (@BloombergDeals) November 10, 2015 No related posts.

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Marathon Petro ups cash consideration for MPLX/MarkWest merger by $400M https://t.co/3QfjuxGzps $MPC $MWE $MPLX — Breaking News (@MarketCurrents) November 10, 2015 No related posts.

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Ocata Therapeutics to be acquired by Astellas for $8.50 per share $OCAT $ALPMY — Biotech 5 (@Biotech_5) November 10, 2015 No related posts.

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Activist Elliott Management opposes Atmel-Dialog deal; ATML -4.7% https://t.co/cZyC4zXKAO $DLGNF $ATML — Breaking News (@MarketCurrents) November 9, 2015 No related posts.

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Apache said to get takeover approach for $18 billion #oil company: https://t.co/AwXwUtsoXv @MattMonks123 @ak_mna @DNair5 $APA — Bloomberg Deals (@BloombergDeals) November 9, 2015 No related posts.

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Weyerhaeuser to acquire Plum Creek in all-stock deal, creating largest owner of US timberland; $PCL had market cap of $7B as of Fri. close — CNBC Now (@CNBCnow) November 8, 2015 No related posts.

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WSJ news: AstraZeneca to Buy ZS Pharma for $2.7 Billion – AstraZeneca has agreed to pay $2.7 billion for Califo… https://t.co/qY61qD23yy — daGROUPusa (@daGROUPusa) November 6, 2015 No related posts.

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WSJ Scoop: DuPont explores agriculture deals with Syngenta, Dow as low crop prices pressure profits https://t.co/7nc1lHNnlW $DD $SYT $DOW — Dana Mattioli (@DanaMattioli) November 5, 2015 No related posts.

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Emerge Energy says it is exploring acquisitions, potential merger of equals https://t.co/AWfdhSqBp7 $EMES — Breaking News (@MarketCurrents) November 4, 2015 No related posts.

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Expedia buys HomeAway for $3.9 billion in cash and stock https://t.co/3apqTZf1jb — Bloomberg Business (@business) November 4, 2015 No related posts.

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US Federal Trade Commission conditionally approves Mylan's proposed purchase of Perrigo https://t.co/NvhYrBXYxO $MYL #FTC #pharma — FirstWord Pharma (@fwpharma) November 3, 2015 No related posts.

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Exclusive: EU to clear $37 billion Avago, Broadcom deal without conditions – sources https://t.co/ab4tqaEqc4 via @Reuters — MergerPie (@mergerpie) November 4, 2015 No related posts.

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BREAKING: Activision Blizzard to acquire Candy Crush maker King Digital in $5.9B deal. • $ATVI $KING — CNBC Now (@CNBCnow) November 3, 2015 No related posts.

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