SABMiller has made an offer to buy Heineken in a deal that would shake up the brewing world and defend it against a possible takeover from its much-larger rival, Anheuser-Busch InBev (ABI).
The combined company, whose brands include U.K. holiday company Thomson and the Robinson and Riu hotel chains, will have a market capitalization of around �6.5 billion ($8.4 billion).
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development Monday cut its economic growth forecasts for the U.S. and other large developed economies, and said the continued weakness of the recovery demonstrated the need for significant changes in ...
LONDON (Reuters) - British mainframe computer specialist Micro Focus International is to buy privately-owned U.S. rival The Attachmate Group Inc in an all-share deal valuing the firms' combined capital and debt at $2.35 billion (1.45 billion pounds).
(Reuters) - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd plans to increase the size of its U.S. initial public offering because of "overwhelming" demand for the deal, people familiar with the deal said on Monday.