Tagged: Mergers and acquisition reporting

The Deal adds staff writers

The Deal, which is part of TheStreet.com, has hired Laura Cooper, who joins as a health care reporter, and Andrew Hedlund, who joins as a bankruptcy reporter. Both will be based out of TheStreet’s...

Insight: How to cover a merger or acquisition

The seasons are not the only things changing. Headlines everywhere are flooded with recent mergers and acquisitions. From last month’s questionable Burger King-Tim Horton’s deal to the weakening talks between DreamWorks Animation and SoftBank, M&A...

Coverage: Dollar General goes hostile

Another day, another dollar – or many dollars — for investors as the battle of discount retailers continues. Dollar General said it was taking its offer for Family Dollar to shareholders. The New York...

Coverage: Back to dealing

This weekend brought the announcement of a couple of big deals in the works. One that is surely going to get some press is the announcement that Burger King is looking to buy Canada’s...

Coverage: The day the deals are pulled

Many of the business headlines today were about abandoned deals. First Rupert Murdoch’s Fox withdrew its bid for Time Warner. Then the news broke that Sprint was backing away from T-Mobile. Since I love...