GSK Buys Novartis out of Joint Venture for $13B
The acquisition of Novartis' stake will give GSK full control over the revenues from such products as Sensodyne toothpaste and the Excedrin pain reliever.
Xerox Era Ends With $6.1B Fujifilm Takeover
Fujifilm will fold its joint venture with Xerox into a combined company designed to "compete in today’s environment with truly global scale."
Weatherford Sells Frack Fleet to Schlumberger
The revised $430 million deal is worth less to Weatherford than the original joint venture agreement, sending its shares down 17%.
Joint Ventures: Proceed with Caution
Things can go wrong in any business combination, but risks are often more acute with joint ventures.
How to Reduce International Joint Venture Risk
Joint ventures with local partners overseas often don't work out as planned. Here's what you need to know to help such arrangements succeed.
Raytheon Buying Cyber-Security Firm Websense
The defense contractor aims to bring "defense-grade" cyber-security solutions to enterprises and government assets.
Cooper Tire Aims to Settle China JV Mess
After delays in financial reporting and a derailed merger, the tire manufacturer hopes to put a partnership's troubles in the company's rearview mirror.
Joint Ventures Between The Globe and a Hard Place
Growing turmoil in emerging markets has U.S. companies gaining control over their foreign ventures. But will that compound the risk?