Yoox Group to Merge with Net-a-Porter

Yoox Group to Merge with Net-a-Porter

The Yoox Group announced to merge with luxury e-commerce rival Net-a-Porter in all-share deal.  This deal comes year after the first reports that Yook looking for companies with potential “business combination”.  “This is a game-changing merger between two pioneering companies that have already radically transformed the marketplace since 2000 and will now shift the industry…

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Teva acquires Auspex for $ 3.2 Billion

Teva acquires Auspex for $ 3.2 Billion

Teva Pharmaceuticals announced on Monday to acquire Auspex Pharmaceuticals, a developer of drugs for movement disorders treatment, for about $ 3.2 Billion in cash deal. Teva will pay $ 101 for a Auspex share. Including debt, the deal is valued at $ 3.5 Billion, board of both companies have approved it.  Teva is the world’s…

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UnitedHealth Group acquires Catamaran for $ 12.8 Billion

UnitedHealth Group acquires Catamaran for $ 12.8 Billion

UnitedHealth Group, biggest US managed care company with market share more than 11 % of market share by Bloomberg, is buying Catamaran Corporation in cash deal for $ 13 Billion.  UnitedHealth will pay $61.50 a share for Catamaran, it represents 27 percent premium over Friday’s closing price.  Catamaran, with headquarters in Schaumburg, Illinois will be…

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Kraft and Heinz Merger supported by Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital

Kraft and Heinz Merger

Kraft Foods and H.J. Heinz are merging to create fifth-largest food and beverage company in the world.  Heinz isn’t only ketchup. Among another products includes sauces, soups, pasta, beans and other food brands. Kraft’s brands include Kool-Aid, Jell-O, Planters, Maxwell House and others.  Heinz, with owners 3G Capital and Berkshire Hathaway, billionaire Warren Buffett’s conglomerate,…

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