An executive order could spur government regulators to address patterns of consolidation and high pricing.
The Diamondback-QEP deal demonstrates the urge to merge while energy prices are weak.
What happens when the internet connection, the channels and the shows are brought to you by one company?
Europe’s largest commercial landlord, Unibail-Rodamco, announced plans today to buy the Westfield Corp. for almost $16 billion. Westfield is an Australian company that has 35 mostly upscale malls in prime locations across the United States and United Kingdom. But even the firms behind some of America’s best-performing malls are feeling the pressure from online retailers […]
The container-shipping industry is more consolidated than ever. As of this month, the world’s top ocean carriers are now mostly in three major alliances, set to control 90 percent of seaborne cargo. That changes the game for many of the country’s ports, who are themselves beginning to work together. Click the audio player above to […]
After a wave of big-carrier mergers, the smaller guys are consolidating