Takeway.com Delivers $10B Deal to Buy Just Eat
The merger could spark further consolidation in a crowded business where large firms such as Uber Eats compete with a host of smaller companies.
SunPower to Buy Foe in Solar Panel Dispute
SunPower's acquisition of SolarWorld Americas will combine companies that were at opposite ends of the debate over cheap solar panel imports.
AXA Buys XL for $15B to Boost P&C Business
The deal is a "unique strategic opportunity" for the French insurance giant to diversify away from life and savings products.
Wyndham Acquires La Quinta Hotels for $1.9B
The hotel operator will add one of the largest midscale brands to a portfolio that also includes Days Inn and Super 8.
Sinclair Expands Network With Tribune Buy
The $3.9 billion deal is the largest in the history of the TV station operator, which is known for conservative-leaning programming.
Maersk Line Buys German Rival Hamburg Süd
The deal is part of a wave of consolidation in the container industry amid low freight rates that have driven down shippers' profits.
Tech Data to Acquire Avnet Unit for $2.6 Billion
The deal is part of a "consolidation craze" sweeping tech distributors amid the migration of customers to the cloud.
Gannett Makes $815M Bid for Tribune Publishing
The offer represents a premium of 63% for Tribune shareholders and the publisher of the Los Angeles Times is giving it a "thorough review."
Cigna Rejects Anthem’s $47B Takeover Bid
Health insurer cites governance concerns in rebuffing offer that represents a 35% premium to its stockholders.
Private Companies Gain GAAP Exceptions
Final rules on two items in the FASB private-company framework — accounting for goodwill and interest-rate swaps — are due by December 31.