[WASHINGTON] US computer graphics giant Nvidia said Monday it is acquiring Israeli data centre firm Mellanox for US$6.9 billion, to expand its presence in the high performance computing segment....

[BERLIN] Germany was Wednesday set to toughen rules on non-EU share purchases and acquisitions of its strategic companies, amid growing disquiet about takeovers by Chinese firms.

[LONDON] Britain is planning the biggest change to takeover rules in almost two decades, giving the government new powers to block deals in all sectors of the economy to prevent UK companies in...

[NEW YORK] Walt Disney's proposed mega-deal with 21st Century Fox moved a step closer to reality Wednesday as US regulators conditionally cleared the tie-up which could reshape the media-...

[MADRID] Thailand-based Minor International said on Tuesday it plans to launch a takeover bid for NH Hotels valuing the Spanish hotel group at up to 2.5 billion euros (S$3.9 billion) after buying...

[LONDON] Britain on Tuesday opened the way for a bidding war between US cable giant Comcast and Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox over pan-European TV group Sky, but warned that Fox would...

[TOKYO] Japanese entertainment giant Sony on Tuesday announced a deal to acquire the music publishing firm and record label EMI for a price of around US$1.9 billion.

[NEW YORK] Comcast Corp is speaking to investment banks about obtaining bridge financing for an all-cash bid to displace Walt Disney Co on its US$52 billion deal to acquire most of Twenty-First...

[NEW YORK] US hedge fund Elliott Management, fresh off an activist shareholder triumph at Telecom Italia, proposed Monday to acquire Athenahealth for US$6.9 billion.