Mergers and Acquisitions

New York Stock Exchange owner Intercontinental Exchange has agreed to pay $11 billion in cash and stock to acquire privately held cloud-based mortgage services provider Ellie Mae.
Microsoft has confirmed that it is discussing a possible purchase of TikTok for U.S. users from its Chinese owner. The company has promised the U.S. president that negotiations will be completed by...
Refining and marketing company Marathon Petroleum has agreed to sell its Speedway retail business to 7-Eleven for $21 billion in cash. The acquisition will lift the number of 7-Eleven stores in the...
The stock market doesn’t seem to care what day of the week that rumors turn into stock moves, but Fridays are often a very ripe time for good old-fashioned buyout rumors. The market lingo has...
The COVID-19 pandemic has created massive change inside of corporate America. One company that is going to struggle with fewer on-site employees is Xerox.
dMY Technology Group is bringing the online casino and sports wagering firm Rush Street Interactive public, joining the list of online gaming stocks.
Japan's SoftBank is reportedly seeking a buyer for Arm, the semiconductor design business it paid $32 billion for in 2016. There are several possible buyers that have deep pockets, but a deal faces...
One man is against anything that is tied to corruption or reputational challenges of the sort FirstEnergy faces, and that man is Warren Buffett.
Online marketplace eBay is reportedly near an agreement to shed its classified ad business. The expected buyer is Norway's Adevinta, Europe's largest online classified ad seller.
Walmart has confirmed that it the company will restart discussions with potential buyers for its U.K. Asda grocery chain.
GlaxoSmithKline has announced that it is acquiring a 10% stake in the German biopharma firm CureVac.
Chevron announced Monday that it has agreed to acquire Noble Energy in an all-stock deal valued at $13 billion including Noble's debt.
Analog chipmaker Analog Devices is acquiring smaller rival Maxim Technologies in an all-stock deal that will create a strong number two to sector leader Texas Instruments.
One big merger was announced Wednesday when Allstate offered to pay $4 billion in cash for insurer National General. A second merger between two medical device makers has also been rumored.
While investors were not happy about Dominion Energy's sale of natural gas assets and other major changes to the company's business, analysts were more upbeat.