Mergers and Acquisitions


Why companies like AT&T love mergers

Dec 20, 2011
We speak to Juli Niemann about why companies continue to push for mergers, even when they often fall through
Posted In: Mergers and Acquisitions, AT&T, T-Mobile

AT&T opts out of T-Mobile merger

Dec 20, 2011
Facing stiff government opposition due to anti-trust claims, AT&T is backing out of what would have been a $39 billion deal
Posted In: Mergers and Acquisitions, AT&T, T-Mobile, anti-trust

Time to stick a fork in the AT&T-T-Mobile deal?

Nov 29, 2011
Recent maneuvers point to a dim future for the wireless acquisition.
Posted In: AT&T, T-Mobile, fcc, Mergers and Acquisitions

American Airlines after Chapter 11

Nov 29, 2011
Airline travel analyst George Hobica discusses American Airlines' legacy and future in light of its bankruptcy filings.
Posted In: American Airlines, bankruptcy, Mergers and Acquisitions

Olympus comes clean after decades of hiding losses

Nov 8, 2011
Japanese camera company Olympus has been hiding its financial losses for years by inflating fees to advisers.
Posted In: Mergers and Acquisitions

Yahoo and ABC team up on news online

Oct 3, 2011
Yahoo gives ABC's original news programming 100 million new viewers -- but to keep those viewers, Yahoo needs original content like ABC's.
Posted In: Mergers and Acquisitions

AT&T-T-mobile merger moves forward with status hearing

Sep 21, 2011
With several states and rival companies filing complaints, the AT&T/T-mobile merger tries to move forward today at a Department of Justice "status hearing."
Posted In: Mergers and Acquisitions

Tyco, Kraft and other companies trend towards splitting up

Sep 20, 2011
We often hear about big acquisitions and mergers in the U.S. business environment, but recently things have been going the other way. What are the advantages to companies breaking up instead of building on?
Posted In: Mergers and Acquisitions

With CEO gone, Yahoo could soon be for sale

Sep 7, 2011
As news of Yahoo firing their CEO comes out, questions are raised as to whether the company will soon officially be for sale.
Posted In: Mergers and Acquisitions