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Mergers, Acquisitions and Takeovers

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  • Simon Property makes $16-billion bid for rival mall owner Macerich

    Simon Property makes $16-billion bid for rival mall owner Macerich
    Despite the meteoric rise of online shopping, traditional malls still occupy prime real estate in the retail landscape — as evidenced by the $16-billion bid for Macerich Co., owner of Santa Monica Place and dozens of other shopping centers. The...
  • Exelon sweetens deal for Pepco customers in merger proposal

    Exelon sweetens deal for Pepco customers in merger proposal
    Exelon Corp. has offered to more than double what it will spend on Pepco Holdings customers in Maryland as it seeks regulatory approval to acquire the utility. Chicago-based Exelon, the parent company of Baltimore Gas and Electric, is seeking approval...
  • McCormick acquires N.J.-based broth maker for $63 million

    McCormick acquires N.J.-based broth maker for $63 million
    McCormick & Co. Inc. said Monday it has acquired Brand Aromatics, a privately held New Jersey-based maker of marinades and broths, for about $63 million in cash. McCormick's latest acquisition, its second this year, will allow the Hunt Valley-based...
  • Office Depot CEO could walk with $39 million after merger

    Office Depot CEO could walk with $39 million after merger
    After less than two years on the job, Office Depot CEO Roland Smith could receive $39 million if the Staples-Office Depot merger is finalized, executive pay experts say. Smith, 60, would leave with a $7 million severance, roughly twice his salary and...
  • Hospital mergers continued to create larger systems in 2014

    Hospital mergers continued to create larger systems in 2014
    Hospitals across the country announced a flurry of mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures in 2014, including nine in Illinois, according to a new survey. Kaufman Hall, a Skokie-based health care consulting company, reported Monday that hospitals...
  • Merger announcement clouds Office Depot's future in Boca Raton

    Merger announcement clouds Office Depot's future in Boca Raton
    Once again, Office Depot's future in Boca Raton faces uncertainty. Little more than a year after the Fortune 500 company merged with OfficeMax and said it would keep its corporate headquarters in the city, Office Depot agreed Wednesday to be acquired...
  • Staples Buys Office Depot For $6 Billion

    Staples Buys Office Depot For $6 Billion
    NEW YORK — The rapidly changing tools of the work place and the way we shop has led to another major consolidation in the retail office supply business as Staples announced the $6 billion acquisition of rival Office Depot. The cash-and-stock...
  • Citigroup to sell OneMain Financial to Springleaf Holdings

    Citigroup to sell OneMain Financial to Springleaf Holdings
    Baltimore will lose the headquarters of OneMain Financial Holdings after Citigroup agreed to sell the personal finance company to Springleaf Holdings in a $4.25 billion deal. The sale announced Tuesday would create one of the nation's largest consumer...
  • New owner is planning upgrades for Bear Mountain, Snow Summit

    New owner is planning upgrades for Bear Mountain, Snow Summit
    The new owner of Bear Mountain and Snow Summit has begun considering upgrades to Southern California's top local peaks, including plans to expand mountain biking trails and connect the two neighboring resorts. Mammoth Resorts, the operator of Mammoth...
  • Office Depot, Staples in merger talks, WSJ reports

    Office Depot, Staples in merger talks, WSJ reports
    Office Depot and Staples stock surged on a report Tuesday that the nation's top two office-supply retailers were in "advanced talks" to merge. Office Depot, based in Boca Raton, closed at $9.27, up 21.49 percent in Nasdaq trading — just below its...
  • SS&C To Acquire San Francisco Company For $2.7 Billion

    SS&C Technologies Holdings Inc. of Windsor has announced plans to spend $2.7 billion to acquire a San Francisco-based software company specializing in the investment-management industry. SS&C said Monday that it has an agreement to acquire Advent...