A whole bunch of lawyers are going to have busy Thanksgiving weeks as a mergers and acquisitions
The purchase of one historic building seems strikingly auspicious for Atlanta’s growing film community: Chris Escobar’s acquisition of the Plaza Theatre.
The acquisition would create a bigger and more well-rounded competitor to chip-making giants such as Intel Corp. and Broadcom Ltd.
Airbnb recently announced the acquisition of Accomable, a platform that helps people find accessible hotels, vacation rentals and apartments. Continue reading Airbnb buys start-up to help you find handicap-accessible rentals at Property Portal Watch.
Whether you have a e-commerce business, a SAAS business, a media business, a marketplace business, or some other business model, you are going to start thinking about customer acquisition at some point. And there are a lot of options out there for acquiring customers; direct sales, indirect sales, channel, search engine marketing, social media, email, […]
Last year Chase introduced the Sapphire Reserve card which was such a hit Chase filed an SEC 8-K advising of materially higher costs from new cardmember acquisition. It’s a $450 annual fee card that offers a $300 travel credit, a Global...Show More Summary
PRESS RELEASE: Livible, a leading provider of full service storage and storage technology, today announced the acquisition of Fetch Storage. Founded in 2010, Fetch was the leading provider of full service storage in the Greater Boston market. All their...
KC-135: Old as the hills… (click to view full) DID’s FOCUS articles cover major weapons acquisition programs – and no program is more important to the USAF than its aerial tanker fleet renewal. In January 2007, the big question was whether there would be a competition for the USA’s KC-X proposal, covering 175 production aircraft […]
It's been a record year for real estate mergers and acquisitions, with $387 billion in announced transactions worldwide. Part of the explanation rests with Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) that own and operate shopping malls, which...Show More Summary
Discovery’s pending $14.6 billion acquisition of Scripps Networks Interactive cleared a hurdle today when shareholders of both companies voted overwhelmingly to support the merger, Deadline reports. The companies held simultaneous shareholder meetings today, with Discovery reporting to the SEC that...
Thank heavens I didn’t promise you a light and easy read on this subject of Second Gifts. It’s complicated, because a more comprehensive discussion of the subject can involve a range of inter-related concepts from acquisition arithmetic to donor preference, donor identity, and donor commitment and even predictive analytics. So, in the interest of saving […]
New products, events and acquisitions. All About Feed wraps up the latest updates and new business developments that happened last week in the global animal feed industry.
21st Century Fox may be open to selling off many of its media assets amid troubles in its Sky Broadcasting acquisition and increased competition. Disney was the first interested buyer, with Comcast and Verizon coming in about a weekShow More Summary
Gravitas Ventures has scheduled a perfectly timed release for their horror comedy acquisition MERCY CHRISTMAS, as director Ryan Nelson's film is set to hit VOD on the post-Thanksgiving, pre-Christmas date of November 28th. Nelson wrote the screenplay with Beth Levy Nelson, telling the story of a man who meets the perfect woman. Show More Summary
Comcast Corp. has reportedly approached 21st Century Fox Inc. to express an interest in acquiring what The Wall Street Journal says is a “substantial piece” of the company. (The Journal story is behind a paywall.) The report cites sources who...
Spotify has made another acquisition as it continues to build out the services it offers to artists beyond basic streaming. It has acquired online music studio startup Soundtrap, the company announced via a blog post this morning. The...Show More Summary
Comcast has discussed a potential acquisition of 21st Century Fox.
Following a report last week that Walt Disney (DIS) had held talks to acquire 21st Century Fox (FOXA), The Wall Street Journal’s Dana Mattioli and Keach Hagey this afternoon report that Comcast (CMCSA) “has approached” Fox “to express interest in an acquisition,” citing multiple unnamed sources. The authors write that it’s not clear if Comcast is interested […]
At a special shareholder meeting today in New York, Discovery’s pending $14.6 billion acquisition of Scripps Networks Interactive got overwhelming support. In a brief SEC filing, the company reported the tally was 258.2…
Appears similar in nature to the Disney-Fox talks, meaning neither Fox News nor Fox Business would be included in a Comcast acquisition.