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Peter Thiel starts a $575 million SPAC called Bridgetown Holdings

Peter Thiel, co-founder of PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYP) and Palantir Technologies is involved in a new special purpose acquisition company (SPAC). Thiel is known...
Microsoft to buy ZeniMax Media and Bethesda

Microsoft to buy ZeniMax Media for $7.5 billion 

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ; MSFT)  announced its plan to purchase ZeniMax Media and its game publisher Bethesda Softworks for $7.5 billion. The price tag acknowledges that Bethesda...

Nikola Founder Trevor Milton denies allegations of fraud amid GM merger and SEC, DOJ...

The stock of Nikola Motor Corporation (NKLA: NASDAQ), the electro-hydrogen car start-up, has been on a wild ride for the last week. The company's...

Activist Investor Elliot Management seeks to torpedo $5B Chevron-Noble deal

Activist investor Elliot Management Corporation reportedly bought shares of Noble Energy Inc. (NASDAQ: NBL) in an effort to torpedo an ongoing $5 billion acquisition deal...

Aveva buys OSIsoft for $5 billion Softbank cashes out

UK based software company Aveva, majority-owned by French automation specialist Schneider Electric, struck a merger deal to acquire OSIsoft, the U.S.-based data management company...

Builders FirstSource merger all-stock deal creates mega-giant

The all-stock merger of Dallas-based Builders FirstSource and BMC Stock Holdings (BMC) of Raliegh, North Carolina, has created a mega-giant building materials supplier. The deal...

Walmart confirms possible joint deal with Microsoft to buy TikTok

Walmart has confirmed discussions with Microsoft in a possible collaborative deal to purchase the U.S. TikTok division from Chinese company ByteDance. This adds another possible...

Gary Cohn, ex-Trump adviser joins $600 million blank-check company IPO

Cohn Robbins Holdings (CRH), a new blank check company just formed by Gary Cohn and veteran investor Clifton Robbins, raised the proposed deal size for...
Blackstone

Blackstone to acquire Takeda Consumer Healthcare for $2.3 billion

The Blackstone Group (NYSE: BX) and its affiliates agreed to acquire Takeda Consumer Healthcare Company Limited (TCHC) for JPY 242 billion or $2.3 billion. On...

Former Speaker of the House Paul Ryan to chair blank check company

Former Speaker of the House Paul Ryan is joining Executive Network Partnering Corp (ENPC), as chairman. ENPC is the latest special purpose acquisition company...

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Missouri Judge Stops Biden’s Vaccine Mandate for Healthcare Workers

Joe Biden's push for COVID vaccine mandates on Americans is facing historic levels of pushback. Business groups, religious bodies, and multiple states across the...