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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..

Boeing, Airbus to Lose $40 Billion After Trump Leaves Iran Deal

Boeing, Airbus to Lose $40 Billion After Trump Leaves Iran Deal

President Donald Trump announced on Tuesday his decision to withdraw the U.S. from the Iranian nuclear deal. The withdrawal impacts oil stocks and defense contractors, like Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) and Airbus SE who have deals within the nation.Trump&r..

Bayer to Get Approval from Justice Department to Acquire Monsanto

Bayer to Get Approval from Justice Department to Acquire Monsanto

According to the person familiar with the matter, Bayer AG, the German drugs and pesticides group, is to get approval from the U.S. Justice Department to acquire Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) for $62.5 billion.Shares of Monsanto rose 6.5% to $125.47 ..

Volkswagen to Launch Online Sales

Volkswagen to Launch Online Sales

On Tuesday, Volkswagen AG (OTC: VLKAY) announced plans to reduce the size of their European dealer network and wants to launch online sales as they adjust to changing consumer buying habits. The company is looking to cut costs across all 12 brands f..

Viacom interested in all cash deal to buy Scripps Network

Viacom interested in all cash deal to buy Scripps Network

Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB) reportedly made an offer to Scripps Network Interactive, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNI) for an all cash deal to purchase the company.Viacom is bidding for Scripps, but it is also said that it is not expected to make an all-cash bid, ..

Apollo Global to Buy ClubCorp for $1.1 Billion

Apollo Global to Buy ClubCorp for $1.1 Billion

Apollo Global Management (NYSE: APO) will soon be the owner of ClubCorp Holdings LLC (NYSE: MYCC), once the agreed upon $1.1 billion deal is finalized. The owner/operator of golf clubs made the official announcement about the proposed buyout over th..

Staples Surges on $6 billion Buyout Report

Staples Surges on $6 billion Buyout Report

Shares of Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) surged on Thursday after Reuters reported that Private equity firm Sycamore Partners is in talks to acquire the U.S. office supplies retailer.According to Reuters’ report, the New York-based pri..