Tagged: mergers

Mergers hit record high in 2015, topping $4.3T

A slew of smaller takeovers announced Wednesday officially made 2015 the biggest year ever for mergers and acquisitions. A series of 112 deals announced that day involving little-known companies like China’s Zhejiang IDC Fluid...

Why Mergers Kill Customer Value

Why Mergers Kill Customer Value

The M&A season is underway. Dell is looking at a $24 billion private equity deal that will privatize the company. Berkshire Hathaway is looking to buy H. J. Heinz, the ketchup brand, for $23 billion. Liberty...

Mergers and Acquisitions Boom! Is This a Good Sign for the Economy?

Mergers and Acquisitions Boom! Is This a Good Sign for the Economy?

Wall Street dealmakers are off to a busy start to 2013, as some of corporate America’s most recognizable names have become involved in multi-billion-dollar mergers and acquisitions. Just yesterday, American Airlines and US Airways announced...