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Updated throughout the day.Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) may move some of its operations out of London to avoid high taxes on banker bonuses  (London Telegraph)Kraft (NYSE:KFT) will raise its bid for...
Reuters:   Novartis (NYSE:NVS) will buy the part of Alcon (NYSE:ACL) that it does not currently own for $39 billion. Reuters:   JAL may receive a bailout from the Japanese government....
The Times of London reports that Kraft (NYSE:KFT) will raise its bid for Cadbury (NYSE:CBY).Cadbury trades above the amount of the Kraft offer price and several companies including Italian...
Reuters:   Merger activity will grow slowly in 2010.Reuters:   Bank of America’s new CEO said he would focus on execution.Reuters:   Profits at RIM (NASDAQ:RIMM) topped...
Reuters:   Obama’s poll ratings on the economy dropped. Reuters:   Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) picked insider Brian Moynihan as CEO. Reuters:   Bernanke’s confirmation should pass...
Reuters:   Citigroup (NYSE:C) and Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) will pay back TARP funds. Reuters:   Kraft (NYSE:KFT) says it will be disciplined in its Cadbury (NYSE:CBY) buyout effort. Reuters:  ...
M&A activity picked up in the second half of 2009 as the market moved up and access to capital for big companies improved. Corporate debt offerings soared and banks began to make capital...
Kraft (NYSE:KFT)’ s hostile bid for Cadbury (NYSE:CBY) carries a value of $16.3 billion. Cadbury shares have recently traded above the level of the Kraft bid and the US company lost its chance to...
Reuters:   Abu Dhabi supplied Dubai with $10 billion in bail out funds. Reuters:   Cadbury (NYSE:CBY) is optimistic about its fight against Kraft (NYSE:KFT). Reuters:   Arcelor Mittal could...
Reuters:   Dubai said the market’s perceptions of its problems is “softening.” Reuters:   Citigroup (NYSE:C) could sell $20 billion in shares soon. Reuters:   Hershey...
Updated throughout the day. Obama intends to extend the term of the TARP and may use some of it for deficit reductions (CNBC) Howard Stern may not renew his contract with Sirius XM (NASDAQ:SIRI) ...
Reuters:   The Treasury says the TARP loss will be $200 billion less than expected.Reuters:   Cadbury (NYSE:CBY) will respond to the Kraft (NYSE:KFT) offer on the 14th of December.Reuters:  ...
Updated throughout the day.Kraft (NYSE:KFT) will make its official offer to Cadbury (NYSE:CBY) shareholders  (Reuters)The 300 richest people in Switzerland lost $10 billion this year. ...
Updated throughout the day.Vivendi will get no upfront cash from GE (NYSE:GE) for the sale of its stake in NBCU (Reuters)More that one of the candidates for the Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) job wants...
Reuters:   Saab’s failure to be bought shows that Chinese companies are having trouble moving into Western markets through M&A.Reuters:   AIG (NYSE:AIG) and former CEO Greenberg settled legal...