mergers

FCA: Merger With PSA to Be Finalized Early Next Year

The FCA-PSA merger is progressing nicely. According to Fiat Chrysler CEO Michael Manley, the joint timeline established last month is totally feasible. Both companies hoped to get this settled before
Free Markets Made Davos. Now Governments Are Crashing the Party

Free Markets Made Davos. Now Governments Are Crashing the Party

In a memorable exchange at Davos last year, tech billionaire Michael Dell was explaining how higher taxes on the rich had never done much good anywhere, when he was contradicted. Actually, said Erik
T-Mobile’s Fate With Judge After Last Arguments in Sprint Trial

T-Mobile’s Fate With Judge After Last Arguments in Sprint Trial

T-Mobile US Inc.’s bid to buy wireless rival Sprint Corp. is in a judge’s hands after the companies made their final plea for him to reject a state lawsuit seeking to block the deal.
Astronomers Find More ‘Unusual Objects’ Next to Milky Way’s Black Hole

Astronomers Find More ‘Unusual Objects’ Next to Milky Way’s Black Hole

The odd, dusty objects at the center of our galaxy could be stars that have been unified by intense tidal forces.
Hipmunk Co-Founders Spurned by SAP Concur in Attempt to Buy Back the Company

Hipmunk Co-Founders Spurned by SAP Concur in Attempt to Buy Back the Company

It isn't very unusual for a company like Hipmunk to get acquired and then to fade into oblivion in the clutches of a much larger corporation. That's the way it goes in the heartless
U.S. Proposes Overhaul of Antitrust Rules for Vertical Mergers

U.S. Proposes Overhaul of Antitrust Rules for Vertical Mergers

U.S. antitrust enforcers are proposing new guidelines for determining whether to approve mergers that combine companies that don’t compete with one another but operate in the same supply chain.
The 1997 merger that paved the way for the Boeing 737 Max crisis

The 1997 merger that paved the way for the Boeing 737 Max crisis

Only now, with the plane indefinitely grounded, are we beginning to see the scale of its effects.
Car Sales Might Have Finally Leveled Off In The U.S.

Car Sales Might Have Finally Leveled Off In The U.S.

Dealers expect car sales to be bad next year, Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot make it official, and Sergio Marchionne might have been more corrupt than we ever knew. All this and more in The Morning Shift

‘I Do’: Fiat Chrysler, PSA Sign Binding Merger Agreement

Regulatory and shareholder approvals will take some time, but the pending merger between Fiat Chrysler and France’s PSA Group is now chiseled in stone. The two automakers signed a binding combination
WeWork’s failures won’t bring down India’s coworking sector, but there are lessons to be learnt

WeWork’s failures won’t bring down India’s coworking sector, but there are lessons to be learnt

"It's is a reminder that one should first focus on one’s core business before branching out."
The Wireless Landscape After T-Mobile and Sprint Merge

The Wireless Landscape After T-Mobile and Sprint Merge

After a tight FCC vote, the organization's commissioners gave the merger an 'OK,' approving it 3 to 2.
The Wireless Landscape After T-Mobile and Sprint Merge

The Wireless Landscape After T-Mobile and Sprint Merge

After a tight FCC vote, the organization's commissioners gave the merger an 'OK,' approving it 3 to 2.
Omio Buys Rival Rome2Rio in Mashup of Door-to-Door Booking Sites

Omio Buys Rival Rome2Rio in Mashup of Door-to-Door Booking Sites

If search for travel looking for door-to door trip options was a massive potential market, then Expedia, Booking Holdings, Ctrip, or Google would have already snapped up these companies, which have

Fiat Chrysler and PSA Confirm Merger Deal

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Groupe PSA both confirmed their intention to merge on Thursday, verifying reports that the pair were in the final stages of approving the deal. The arrangement will be a

Report: Fiat Chrysler Agrees to Merge With Groupe PSA

On Tuesday, we published a piece examining the possibility of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles merging with France’s Groupe PSA. Considering the how often FCA is in merger discussions, we treated it as

Fiat Chrysler and PSA Flirting With a Merging?

It’s almost like celebrity gossip these days. Except instead of trying to see who’s seated next to Taylor Swift or Selena Gomez at a swank joint on the Sunset Strip, we’re looking to see who’s
Three Supermassive Black Holes Are on a Crash Course, NASA Says

Three Supermassive Black Holes Are on a Crash Course, NASA Says

“This is the strongest evidence yet found for such a triple system of actively feeding supermassive black holes.”

Renault Chairman Still Carries a Torch for FCA Merger

While the proposed merger between Renault and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles was stymied after the French government refused to sign off on the deal without support from Renault’s Japanese partners,
Italy Weighs Showing EU Three Separate Monte Paschi Exit Plans

Italy Weighs Showing EU Three Separate Monte Paschi Exit Plans

Italy’s government may present the European Commission with three possible exit strategies for its majority stake in Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena SpA as a year-end deadline for the plan approaches.