Mergers

Pennsylvania utilities commission approves T-Mobile-Sprint merger

10 hours ago   |   Reuters

Pennsylvania's Public Utility Commission on Thursday approved T-Mobile US Inc's $26 billion purchase of rival Sprint Corp, bringing the megamerger one step closer to completion.
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American Airlines CEO reveals the most important lesson he learned from the legendary founder of Southwest Airlines

American Airlines CEO reveals the most important lesson he learned from the legendary founder of Southwest Airlines

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider

American Airlines CEO Doug Parker says the art of listening is an integral skillset for business leaders. It's a lesson Parker learned by watching the late Herb Kelleher...
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The Radicalization of Fiona Scott Morton

20 hours ago   |   The New Republic

If you attend enough conferences about antitrust policy, and I'll impress you by saying that I have, you will inevitably hear two familiar words: “chilling” and “humble.” Any...
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Nissan board nominees not broaching merger issue: member

20 hours ago   |   Reuters

Nissan Motor Co is not considering the possibility of a merger with top shareholder Renault at the moment, and none of the nominees to the Japanese automaker's board are...
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Scott Falk, attorney and chair of Chicago Humanities Festival, dies at 55

1 day ago   |   Chicago Tribune

R. Scott Falk, a mergers and acquisitions specialist who helped clients with deals worth tens of billions of dollars in his 30-year career with Chicago law firm Kirkland &...
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NASCAR strikes $2B deal with ISC, will gain a dozen tracks

NASCAR strikes $2B deal with ISC, will gain a dozen tracks

1 day ago   |   Saint Louis Today   |   2 articles

NASCAR announced a $2 billion merger agreement with International Speedway Corp. on Wednesday, an aggressive move to gain control of key racetracks and set itself up for...
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Gold miners must focus on returns, mergers to attract investment: Barrick CEO

1 day ago   |   Reuters

Gold miners must focus on maximizing returns and more mergers to attract investors seeking to diversify after years of under-investing in mines, Barrick Gold's chief executive...
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Sprint, T-Mobile Shares Fall Due to Doubt Concerning Merger

1 day ago   |   Fortune

Shares of Sprint Corp. and T-Mobile US Inc. fell Wednesday on a report that the U.S. Justice Department's staff recommends suing to block the telecommunications companies'...
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Commerzbank open to M&A after Deutsche Bank talks collapse

1 day ago   |   Reuters

Commerzbank may refine its strategy and is still open to mergers following the collapse of talks with its larger rival Deutsche Bank, the lender's chief executive said on...
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Sprint, T-Mobile Shares Fall Due to Doubt Concerning Merger

1 day ago   |   Fortune   |   5 articles

Shares of Sprint Corp. and T-Mobile US Inc. fell Wednesday on a report that the U.S. Justice Department's staff recommends suing to block the telecommunications companies'...
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NBA playoffs 2019: 3 takeaways from Raptors' Game 5 road win over Bucks

NBA playoffs 2019: 3 takeaways from Raptors' Game 5 road win over Bucks

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