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SAIC to Buy Rival Engility for USD 1.5 Billion

SAIC to Buy Rival Engility for USD 1.5 Billion

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) said on Monday it will acquire Engility Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EGL) for USD 1.5 Billion in stock, a deal that will turn it into the second-largest independent U.S. government services contractor.E..

Cisco to Buy Cyber-Security Company Duo for USD 2.35 Billion

Cisco to Buy Cyber-Security Company Duo for USD 2.35 Billion

Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) said Thursday that it has agreed to buy Duo Security Inc. a cybersecurity startup based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, for USD 2.35 Billion in cash and stock.The deal is Cisco’s largest acquisition since its USD 3.7 ..

BP to acquire BHP's US shale assets for $10.5 bln

BP to acquire BHP's US shale assets for $10.5 bln

BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) announced Friday it would buy several US oil and shale assets from mining firm BHP Billiton Ltd. (NYSE:BBL) for USD 10.5 billion.The deal is the largest by BP in two decades and its first significant investment in the United Stat..

Qatar to buy Plaza Hotel in New York

Qatar to buy Plaza Hotel in New York

Katara Holding, Qatar’s stated owned hospitality company, has acquired one of New York’s most iconic buildings, the Plaza Hotel, in a USD 600 Million deal, making the hotel the newest addition to the Company’s portfolio. The Compan..

IPG Acquires Acxiom’s Data Marketing Division for USD 2.3 Billion

IPG Acquires Acxiom’s Data Marketing Division for USD 2.3 Billion

Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG) announced on Monday that it has entered into an agreement with Acxiom Corporation (NASDAQ: ACXM) to acquire its marketing solutions business unit for an all cash deal valued at USD 2.3 Billion.The deal combines IPG&rsqu..

DSW Inc. Reported Better-than-Expected Earnings

DSW Inc. Reported Better-than-Expected Earnings

DSW Inc. (NYSE: DSW), which is a leading branded footwear and accessories retailer, announced its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2018, with both earnings and revenue beating expectations.According to the company, revenue for the f..

Aurora Cannabis Expands Again in a 2.5 Billion Deal with MedReleaf

Aurora Cannabis Expands Again in a 2.5 Billion Deal with MedReleaf

Just months after  buying out CanniMed Therapeutics for C$1.23 billion ($1 billion U.S.D.)  making it the largest merger in Canada at the time, Aurora Cannabis Inc (TSE: ACB) announced on Monday that it will buy rival MedReleaf Corp (..