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Mergers, Acquisitions and Takeovers

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  • Chiquita hints at concessions needed to get Fyffes deal approved

    Chiquita Brands International said Tuesday that it's examining limited concessions as it works to get approval from European regulators for its merger with an Irish produce company. Chiquita, based in Charlotte, N.C., and Dublin-based Fyffes said in a...
  • Dollar General launches hostile bid for Family Dollar

    Dollar General is taking its fight for Family Dollar directly to the company's shareholders, launching a hostile bid Wednesday that could circumvent Family Dollar's reluctant board of directors and help Dollar General win antitrust approval for the deal....
  • Sanofi aims to grow Genzyme unit with new drugs and acquisitions

    PARIS (Reuters) - (This story corrects the Sept.11 story. In the 10th paragraph, the quote should be attributed to Bill Sibold, not Mike Panzara) Sanofi rare disease unit Genzyme hopes to become a leader in the multiple sclerosis (MS) field with the help...
  • Law Firm With Hartford Office Announces Merger

    Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP, an international law firm with an office in Hartford, plans to merge with Locke Lord LLP, the management teams of the two companies jointly announced this week. If approved, the proposed merger would combine the two firms into...
  • HP to buy cloud software startup in rare acquisition

    HP to buy cloud software startup in rare acquisition
    Hewlett-Packard Co plans to buy cloud software startup Eucalyptus Software, a rare acquisition for the company since its failed $11 billion purchase of Britain's Autonomy Plc in 2011. HP did not say how much it will pay for Eucalyptus, which provides...
  • Advocate Health Care and NorthShore to merge

     Advocate Health Care and NorthShore to merge
    Two of Chicago's largest hospital systems on Thursday approved plans to combine, creating a 16-hospital, $6.8 billion system that promises to change the competitive landscape of health care in the Chicago region. Advocate Health Care, the state's...
  • Hunt Valley engineering firm merges with Arizona company

    Maryland-based EMG merged this month with an Arizona firm, a move that adds project management services to the Hunt Valley engineering, environmental and capital planning company's capabilities. The deal with Arizona-based Quality Project Management also...
  • IM Global CEO: Film Financing 'Is Not a Very Good Business'

    Describing his company as an "international-facing, producing, financing, distribution and licensing studio," IM Global founder and CEO Stuart Ford said business flexibility has been key to survival and growth. Ford was speaking Saturday at a festival...
  • GE oil business seeks to outpace market, improve margins

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - General Electric Co's fast-growing oil and gas business that supplies equipment and services is improving profit margins and is well-placed to outpace industry growth over the next several years, a top unit executive said in an...
  • National Penn seeks money for acquisitions

    National Penn seeks money for acquisitions
    The biggest bank based in the Lehigh Valley appears to be getting ready to get a little bigger. National Penn Bancshares of Allentown, National Penn Bank's parent, will raise $100 million through the issuance of unsecured, fix-rate senior notes due in...
  • Chiquita delays merger vote, will talk with possible Brazilian buyer

    Chiquita Brands International announced Monday that a vote on a possible merger of the Charlotte, N.C.-based company with an Irish produce firm has been delayed so Chiquita can discuss another possible deal with a Brazilian group. Chiquita officials said...