| Sep 17, 2014
| 1:08 PM
Shareholders of TF Financial Corp. voted Wednesday to approve the holding company's acquisition by National Penn Bancshares of Allentown.
TF Financial, based in Newtown, Bucks County, owns 3rd Fed Bank, which has $692 million in deposits and 18 full-...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 4:08 AM
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's upcoming public offering will give Yahoo Inc billions of dollars for a potential shopping spree that investors hope will jumpstart its comeback.
But with numerous holes to fill and soaring tech company valuations, Yahoo will...
| Sep 20, 2014
Houston-based logistics firm Buckeye Partners has spent more than $3.5 billion buying assets since 2010, transforming itself from a quiet regional pipeline utility into an emerging energy powerhouse.
But the acquisition that may best symbolize its...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The role Maker Studios will play inside the Walt Disney Co. is getting a little clearer months after buying the network of online channels for $500 million.
Disney describes the company as "mostly a distribution play," according to chief financial...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 2:13 PM
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...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 2:25 PM
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...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 3:30 AM
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...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 3:25 PM
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...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 8:30 PM
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...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 1:43 PM
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...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 11:18 AM
Agribusiness giant Archer Daniels Midland, which will soon be based in Chicago, said Monday it will buy Swiss-German natural ingredient company Wild Flavors for $3 billion, a move aimed at diversifying the company and helping brands appeal to consumers...