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Satellite Operator Echostar Unveils Stake In Bid Target Inmarsat

LONDON – Shares in British satellite operator Inmarsat (ISA.L) leapt on Friday after its U.S. suitor EchoStar (SATS.O) disclosed stakes in the London-listed...

Satellite Operator Echostar Builds Stake In Bid Target Inmarsat

LONDON – U.S. satellite operator Echostar (SATS.O) has built a near 3 percent stake in Inmarsat (ISA.L), the British company that it is seeking to buy, stock...

Disney Willing To Divest More Fox Assets For Deal Clearance

– Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) said on Thursday it was willing to divest Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (FOXA.O) assets that generated up to $1 billion in earnings before...

Paypal To Acquire Fraud Prevention Company Simility For 120 Million

– PayPal Holdings Inc (PYPL.O) has agreed to acquire fraud prevention technology company Simility for $120 million in cash, it said on Thursday. Palo Alto,...

Investor Odey Says Sky Could Be Worth As Much As 50 Billion Pounds

LONDON – Top-20 Sky (SKYB.L) investor Crispin Odey said he expects the bidding war for the media company to carry on over the summer and that the European...

Siris Capital Unit To Buy Webcom For 2 Billion

– Internet services company Web.com Group Inc said on Thursday an affiliate of private equity firm Siris Capital will buy the company for about $2 billion in cash....

Skyhigh Not The Limit Of Mcafees Ambition Ipo An Option

TEL AVIV – Cybersecurity firm McAfee is looking at further acquisitions after buying security provider SkyHigh Networks this year and has not ruled out going...

Uks Mamps Microsoft Sign Artificial Intelligence Deal

LONDON – Britain’s Marks & Spencer has signed a strategic partnership deal with Microsoft to test the integration of artificial intelligence...

Linde Praxair Offer Concessions In Bid To Win Eu Okay For Merger

BRUSSELS – German industrial gases company Linde (LING.DE) and U.S. peer Praxair (PX.N) have offered concessions in a bid to address EU antitrust concerns and...

Disney Hikes Bid For Fox Assets To 713 Billion Tops Comcast

– Walt Disney Co raised its bid for the bulk of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc’s film and television assets to $71.3 billion on Wednesday, sweetening its deal...