Tag: takeover

Advent International Commits to Address UK Concerns Over $5B Cobham DealM&A Activity

Advent International Commits to Address UK Concerns Over $5B Cobham Deal

The U.K. government is likely to approve a deal for Advent International to acquire aerospace and defense contractor Cobham after the Boston-based private…
Report: Broadcom Eyes $22B Takeover of SymantecM&A Activity

Report: Broadcom Eyes $22B Takeover of Symantec

Semiconductor manufacturer Broadcom (Nasdaq: AVGO) has determined cost savings and received financing to support its plan to acquire cybersecurity firm…
March 23 Market Close: GovCon Index Weighed by Commodity Declines,  Health Net Up 4% on Centene Deal ApprovalFinancial Report

March 23 Market Close: GovCon Index Weighed by Commodity Declines, Health Net Up 4% on Centene Deal Approval

The GovCon Index stumbled from the open to close at a loss of 0.279 points to 75.052 as U.S. stock declines
Michael Dell,  Silver Lake Raise Buyout Offer; Shareholder Vote Scheduled Aug 2M&A Activity

Michael Dell, Silver Lake Raise Buyout Offer; Shareholder Vote Scheduled Aug 2

Michael Dell and investment firm Silver Lake Management have increased the value of their proposal to acquire Dell (NASDAQ: DELL)
Report: Dell Committee Examining Blackstone,  Icahn Takeover BidsM&A Activity

Report: Dell Committee Examining Blackstone, Icahn Takeover Bids

A special committee within Dell‘s (NASDAQ: DELL) board of directors is looking at alternative takeover proposals nearly a month after

BAE-EADS CEOs to Review Merger Talk Progress as Wednesday Deadline Approaches

Ian King and Tom Enders, the respective CEOs of BAE Systems and EADS, are meeting Tuesday to review progress on