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All posts tagged "Mergers"

  • European regulators clear Dow Chemical-DuPont merger

    BRUSSELS – The European Union approved the proposed merger of Dow Chemical and DuPont on Monday, declaring itself satisfied with commitments the companies have made to divest businesses. Both plan to join in a $62 billion deal...

    • Posted March 27, 2017
  • Monsanto Shareholders Approve Bayer’s $57 Billion Takeover

    ST. LOUIS – Monsanto Co. shareholders on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved a $57 billion merger with Bayer AG, a deal that would combine two of the world’s biggest agricultural companies. Preliminary results showed that 99 percent of all...

    • Posted December 13, 2016
  • Innovation or a Monopoly? AT&T, Time Warner Go Before Senate

    WASHINGTON – The CEOs of AT&T and Time Warner are heading to Capitol Hill in a bid to convince senators that a merger of their two companies will mean innovative new experiences for consumers. They can expect...

    • Posted December 7, 2016
  • Bayer Takeover of Monsanto Would Create Global Giant

    Bayer might have to shed part of its business because of antitrust concerns, and the price tag on any deal would be huge: Monsanto's market value is around $42 billion

    • Posted May 19, 2016
  • Allergan, Pfizer Call Off Proposed $160 Billion Merger

    Aggressive new Treasury Department rules succeed in blocking Pfizer from acquiring rival Allergan and moving to Ireland to reduce its tax bill

    • Posted April 6, 2016
  • How To Spend $5 Trillion: A Record-Breaking Year In Deals

    NEW YORK — Companies around the world spent a record $5.04 trillion on acquisitions in 2015, according to Dealogic, as slow worldwide economic growth and low interest rates pushed companies to combine forces. Dealogic, a financial data...

    • Posted December 30, 2015
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