Tokyo and Osaka Stock Exchanges set to ride the market-merger wave

Tokyo and Osaka Stock Exchanges set to ride the market-merger wave

By Jay Raol - Mar 10, 2011

Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE), the 4th-largest global bourse by trading volume, has confirmed plans of beginning talks with its smaller Japanese rival, the Osaka Stock Exchange (OSE)

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Sanofi to acquire Genzyme for $20.1 Billion

Sanofi to acquire Genzyme for $20.1 Billion

By Richard Meryn - Feb 16, 2011

Nine months of relentless pursuit seems to have paid off, with the French pharmaceutical giant, Sanofi-Aventis, being just hours away to finally acquiring U.S. contemporary Genzyme

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The Rise of Titanic Exchanges!

The Rise of Titanic Exchanges!

By Vrushti Mawani - Feb 16, 2011

Some of the world’s most powerful stock markets merge to grow stronger. Last week we reported plans of a merger between the veteran LSE and the energy sector’s favourite TMX. T

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“Bring it on!” scream wine-lovers. Bumper profit-threatening harvest in New Zealand

“Bring it on!” scream wine-lovers. Bumper profit-threatening harvest in New Zealand

By Christy Gren - Feb 12, 2011

Not everyone’s rejoicing about the possibility of wine cellars overflowing. Wine-growers in New Zealand, reported the country’s industry body,  are worried that the 300,000 me

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