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Mergers, Acquisitions and Takeovers

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  • Cautious Optimism For Workers In Waterbury Hospital's Third Merger Try

    Cautious Optimism For Workers In Waterbury Hospital's Third Merger Try
    Ramona Barnes has more than a passing interest in the fate of Waterbury Hospital and she's following the latest merger deal with surgical precision. She is, in fact, a surgical assistant at Waterbury Hospital, where she was born, where her three sons...
  • Newspapers place bets on a regional strategy

    The Los Angeles Times and U-T San Diego will soon share an owner, in a bet that they can usher in a new era of newspapering in Southern California built on geographic strength in numbers. Combining newspapers in adjacent regions has become the...
  • Sergio Marchionne is calling, but few are answering

    DETROIT Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne pleaded with the global automotive industry last week to explore mergers and partnerships to deal the rapidly rising cost of building cars and trucks globally. But the central question the maverick CEO left...
  • Blue Shield's $1.25-billion deal for Care1st faces more state scrutiny

    Blue Shield's $1.25-billion deal for Care1st faces more state scrutiny
    Bowing to demands from consumer advocates, state regulators will hold a hearing next month on Blue Shield of California's proposed acquisition of Medicaid insurer Care1st for $1.25 billion. The California Department of Managed Health Care said both...
  • Tribune Publishing earnings fall as advertising declines

    Tribune Publishing earnings fall as advertising declines
    Tribune Publishing's earnings fell about 75 percent in the first quarter as advertising revenue declines exceeded cost savings, the company said Wednesday. Chicago-based Tribune Publishing, which includes the Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times and eight...
  • Publicis CEO has no regrets over failed advertising megamerger

    Publicis CEO has no regrets over failed advertising megamerger
    Nearly one year after calling off the megamerger that would have created the world's largest advertising company, longtime Publicis Chairman and CEO Maurice Levy still thinks it was a great idea. But he has no regrets over its failure. The deal...
  • Nokia aims to become networks giant with Alcatel-Lucent deal

    Nokia aims to become networks giant with Alcatel-Lucent deal
    Nokia has agreed to buy the ailing French telecom company Alcatel-Lucent through a public exchange of shares in France and the United States, in a bid to become a leading global networks operator. Though Alcatel-Lucent has been racking up billions of...
  • City National Bank deal wins OK from a former foe

    City National Bank deal wins OK from a former foe
    Royal Bank of Canada's proposed purchase of City National Corp. in Los Angeles cleared one potential hurdle when an advocacy group for low-income and minority consumers reversed course and said it supported the $5.4-billion deal. The group,...
  • Orlando eyewear company merges with Solaray

    Orlando eyewear company merges with Solaray
    Orlando-based Global Eyewear, which specializes in selling sunglasses to theme parks and resorts , has sold to Oklahoma-based Solaray LLC. Global Eyewear owner president Sanjay “Sam” Srinivasan didn’t disclose the terms of the deal,...
  • Office Depot turns a profit, despite lower sales

    Office Depot turns a profit, despite lower sales
    The ever-shrinking Office Depot saw its sales fall by 11 percent in the first quarter, primarily due to closing stores. The office supply retailer, based in Boca Raton, said Tuesday that North American retail sales declined 9 percent compared with the...
  • Reject the Exelon-Pepco merger

    Reject the Exelon-Pepco merger
    Woefully inadequate. Harmful to Maryland consumers. Not in the public interest. These phrases were in no short supply as Maryland's Public Service Commission concluded its last round of hearings on the proposed merger between national utility behemoth,...