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Verizon nears deal for Yahoo’s internet businesses

marketwatch.com — Verizon Communications Inc. is nearing a deal to buy Yahoo Inc.'s core internet businesses, an agreement that would end a tumultuous period for the beleaguered internet company. Verizon , long considered the most likely buyer since Yahoo itself up for sale, could reach a deal to buy the company in the coming days, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Verizon Nears Deal for Yahoo’s Internet Businesses

wsj.com — Verizon Communications Inc. is nearing a deal to buy Yahoo Inc.'s core internet businesses, an agreement that would end a tumultuous period for the beleaguered internet company. Verizon, long considered the most likely buyer since Yahoo put itself up for...

Xerox Rejects Proposed Merger Deal With R.R. Donnelley

wsj.com — Xerox Corp. privately rejected a bid to merge its document business with R.R. Donnelley & Sons Co., according to people familiar with the matter. Xerox in January announced plans to break into two businesses, splitting its business-outsourcing operations from its legacy printer and copier division.

Xerox turns down merger proposal from R.R. Donnelley

marketwatch.com — Xerox Corp. privately rejected a bid to merge its document business with R.R. Donnelley & Sons Co., according to people familiar with the matter. Xerox in January announced plans to break into two businesses, splitting its business-outsourcing operations from its legacy printer and copier division.

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Hershey receives buyout bid from snack giant Mondelez

marketwatch.com — Mondelez International Inc. has made a bid to buy chocolate giant Hershey Co. in what would be a blockbuster deal uniting two of the world's best-known candy makers. Mondelez which makes Oreo cookies and Cadbury chocolate bars, recently sent a letter to Hershey proposing the tie-up at $107 a share, according to people familiar with the matter.

Post Holdings Recently Held Talks to Combine With ConAgra’s Lamb Weston

wsj.com — Cereal maker Post Holdings Inc. recently held talks to combine with ConAgra Foods Inc.'s frozen-potato business, according to people familiar with the matter, in what would be one of the biggest recent consumer-industry mergers.

Envision Healthcare, AmSurg to Merge

wsj.com — Envision Healthcare Holdings Inc. and AmSurg Corp. agreed to merge, according to people familiar with the matter, in a deal that will create a health-services provider worth some $10 billion. The all-stock deal has a fixed exchange ratio of 0.334 AmSurg share per Envision share, according to one of the people.

Symantec to buy cybersecurity firm Blue Coat in $4.65 billion deal

marketwatch.com — Symantec Corp. plans to buy Blue Coat Systems Inc. in a $4.65 billion deal that will give the computer-security company a new portfolio of cyberdefense technologies along with a new chief executive. Blue Coat Chief Executive Greg Clark is set to take that role at Symantec after the deal closes, which is expected to occur before October, the companies plan to announce.

Symantec Set to Buy Blue Coat Systems in $4.65 Billion Deal

wsj.com — DOW JONES, A NEWS CORP COMPANY News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. Computer-security company to gain portfolio of cyberdefense technologies along with a new CEO Symantec Corp. plans to buy Blue Coat Systems Inc.
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Jul 20, 2016

FNB poised to buy Yadkin Financial for $1.3B or more. Scoop crossing wire from regional-bank M&A queen @RachelEnsignWSJ

Jul 13, 2016

Viacom in talks to sell Paramount stake maybe worth upwards of $4B to China’s Wanda or another party. @rickcarew @asharma @benfritz scoopage

Jul 11, 2016

Deutsche Boerse lowers acceptance threshold for LSE deal to 60%, confirming Sunday scoop from @eyk_henning.  http://on.wsj.com/2a25dlp  via @WSJ

Jun 28, 2016

@dinabass Thanks Dina! Great to hear from you. Hope you're well too.


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