Comcast Beats Fox for Control of British Broadcaster Sky
The winning bid, in an unusual auction, values Sky at about $39 billion. The company is one of Europe's top television companies.
17 hours ago - NY Times - 6 articles
Comcast and Disney Battle Again. This Time for British Broadcaster Sky
The fight will be settled by an auction this weekend. We work out the possibilities.
1 day ago - NY Times
Yandy's Sexy Handmaid Costume Is the Perfectly Logical Merger of Halloween Sexification and Consumer Feminism
Some might think the first real sign of autumn's arrival is colder weather, falling leaves, or maybe even seasonal lattes, but the wisest among us know that the true harbinger...
1 day ago - Slate
Wheels of fortune: with M&A activity and funding rounds abound, the industry is rethinking the value of resi brokerages
When the venture-backed brokerage Compass secured a cash infusion of $75 million last month, the response from industry rivals was fast and furious. The valuation being bandied...
1 day ago - The Real Deal New York
T-Mobile and Sprint Making Big Promises If They're Allowed to Merge
T-Mobile was planning to attack the cable TV industry even before it agreed to combine with wireless rival Sprint, but says it can expand the effort more broadly and more...
1 day ago - Fortune
The Final Battle to Acquire Sky: DealBook's One Thing to Watch Today
A monthslong fight between Comcast and Twenty-First Century Fox over the British broadcaster will culminate in an auction this weekend.
1 day ago - NY Times - 2 articles
Uber could buy Deliveroo food courier service
Uber is in early talks to buy London-based food delivery service Deliveroo, according to Bloomberg. Neither firm has confirmed the merger talks. Reuters Eric Auchard reports.
1 day ago - Reuters - 2 articles
Breakingviews: Uber's Recipe for Profitability Could Start With Buying Deliveroo
The best way for the ride hailing giant to make money from food delivery in Europe may be to acquire one of its rivals there.
1 day ago - NY Times - 4 articles
A senior Deutsche Bank banker told management the bank should break itself up
Deutsche Bank's former head of M&A in America presented a plan to break-up the bank to Deutsche Bank's CFO in April. The plan involved spinning out Deutsche Bank's investment...
2 days ago - Business Insider
Won, won and won! Browns beat Jets for first win since 2016
CLEVELAND - For the first time in 635 days, the Cleveland Browns found a way to win. Baker Mayfield showed them how. The No. 1 overall pick replaced injured starter Tyrod...
2 days ago - National Post - 4 articles
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Burials begin as deaths from capsized ferry rise to 224
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Marchers demand better protection for British wildlife
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Father, son accused of killing neighbor over dispute about box spring
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German government seeks to end standoff over spy chief
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California Launches New Effort To Fight Election Disinformation
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Longtime lawmaker quits re-election race amid daughter's inappropriate...
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