Carphone Warehouse and Dixons Retail reach agreement on all-share merger terms

The boards of mobile phone retailer Carphone Warehouse Group plc and electrical retail company Dixons Retail plc announced on Thursday that they have recommended an all-share merger of Carphone and Dixons, to form a new consumer electricals, mobiles, connectivity and related […]

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Merged Fiat-Chrysler could seek corporate registration in Netherlands — report

The company that will result from the pending merger between Italian automobiles maker Fiat SpA (BIT:F) and its majority-owned US unit Chrysler Group LLC could be registered in


European Commission extends ruling deadline on Xstrata’s merger with Glencore

The European Commission (EC) said on Wednesday it had extended to 22 November the deadline for its ruling on the planned merger of British miner

London Stansted

TPG Capital enters race for London Stansted airport — report

US private equity major TPG Capital LP has entered the bidding race for Stansted, the London airport owned by BAA Airports Limited, the Financial Times reported citing sources

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French Rexel boosts US presence with €300m deal to acquire Platt

French electrical supplies distributor Rexel SA (EPA:RXL) on Wednesday said it had agreed to take over US sector player Platt Electric Supply Inc for an enterprise value of

American Airlines reveals possible merger plans before bankruptcy exit

American Airlines mulls potential merger before emerging from bankruptcy

American Airlines could explore a potential merger within its bankruptcy reshuffle, according to David Resnick, chairman of financial services firm Rothschild, which acts as the airline's investment bank. At

Statoil sells retail arm to Canadian Alimentation in USD1.5bn deal.

Norwegian energy major Statoil sells retail arm to Canadian Alimentation for USD1.5bn

Norwegian energy group Statoil ASA (OSL:STL) said on Wednesday it had accepted, subject to conditions, to sell its 54% in energy and retail business Statoil Fuel & Retail

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