M&As to leverage AI and deep learning post-Covid

M&As to leverage AI and deep learning post-Covid

By Anna Domanska - May 17, 2021

In a post-COVID-19 world, the role of Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) will be redefined. Companies striving to defend their existing markets and accelerate recovery are looking

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Allstate Acquires National General for $4 billion in an all-cash deal

Allstate Acquires National General for $4 billion in an all-cash deal

By Anna Domanska - Jul 09, 2020

Allstate, the US insurance company, has agreed to acquire National General Holding Corp for $4 billion in an all-cash deal. Allstate is a leader in auto and home insurance policies

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Samsung Enters Cloud Computing Market with Joyent Acquisition

Samsung Enters Cloud Computing Market with Joyent Acquisition

By Christy Gren - Jun 16, 2016

Samsung has acquired cloud infrastructure and big data analytics company Joyent. The financial terms of the deal are yet to be revealed. Joyent provides hosted cloud computing to v

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Kraft, Heinz merger to create one of world's largest food giant

Kraft, Heinz merger to create one of world's largest food giant

By Carrie Ann - Mar 26, 2015

Kraft Foods Group Inc and Ketchup maker H.J. Heinz Co announced Wednesday they are merging to form one of the world’s largest food and beverage companies. The deal was engine

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IHG to buy boutique hotel chain Kimpton in $430 million deal

IHG to buy boutique hotel chain Kimpton in $430 million deal

By Sonal Patel - Dec 16, 2014

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has agreed to acquire Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Group for $430m in cash, making this the group’s first acquisition in a decade. Kimpton

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Reynolds-Lorillard Merger: Bulked Up to Light up Rival Marlboro?

Reynolds-Lorillard Merger: Bulked Up to Light up Rival Marlboro?

By Christy Gren - Jul 16, 2014

Reynolds American Inc. the second-largest Tobacco maker in the U.S., announced on Tuesday that it is planning to buy rival Lorillard Tobacco Company for about $27.4 billion (includ

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Vodafone Plans to Integrate M2M Technology with Cobra’s Takeover

Vodafone Plans to Integrate M2M Technology with Cobra’s Takeover

By Carrie Ann - Jun 16, 2014

British MNC and world’s 2nd largest telecommunications company Vodafone on Monday announced that it has entered into an agreement with the main shareholders of Cobra Automotive T

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Maple preferred over LSE by Quebec for takeover of TMX Group

Maple preferred over LSE by Quebec for takeover of TMX Group

By Tom Parker - Jun 15, 2011

While the TMX Group, which operates the Toronto Stock Exchange, has indicated their preference for the $3.56 billion takeover deal offered by the London Stock Exchange (LSE), Canad

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