BARRICK Gold Corp is actively reviewing acquisitions and in the past 18 months considered at least one transformational deal, as it seeks to boost looming production declines and drive growth, four...

DEALMAKING in Singapore has increased by 4 per cent in 2017 year-to-date, the highest since 2014, with real estate taking the lead in deal values as Nesta Investment Holdings Ltd's proposed...

[MILAN] European shares rose on Monday, buoyed by a flurry of year-end M&A and expectations that a US bill lowering corporate taxes could soon pass.

[LONDON] Mergers and acquisitions dominated European share trading on Tuesday, while strength in oil stocks after a pipeline shutdown helped lift a key regional benchmark index to five-week highs.

DEALMAKING in Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia saw a high from December last year to November this year compared to two years ago, with Singapore accounting for the bulk of deal volumes.

THREE deals worth US$2 billion pushed mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity in Singapore sharply higher in 2017, according to the third edition of the Global Transactions Forecast issued by...

YANGZIJIANG Shipbuilding (YZJ) is on a roll.

[TOKYO] The grim outlook for Japan's smaller regional banks, who are suffering as Japan's rural population shrinks rapidly, is prompting some to dive into a new, potentially lucrative line...

HOCK LOCK SIEW

THe signs are telling one year after Swiber Holdings entered into judicial management: the erstwhile stock market darling whose fall-from-grace triggered a sell-off on Singapore Exchange, needs to...

FAILED mergers and acquisition (M&A) deals worldwide have increased in each of the last three years, with the deal failure rate reaching an eight-year high in 2016.