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Spending on mergers, acquisitions approaches year 2000's boom levels

A record third quarter sees 2014 on track to hit almost $500 billion in M&A spending, says a research firm, not far from 2000's nearly $600 billion.

By September 30, 2014


ACCC set to approve Foxtel, Austar merger: report

According to a report in The Australian, the acquisition of Austar by Foxtel is set to be approved today by the competition commission, the ACCC.

By March 6, 2012


Venture-backed companies see year-end surge

Fourth-quarter acquisitions and a smattering of IPOs throughout 2009 reflect rising confidence that bodes well for 2010, according to Dow Jones VentureSource.

By January 4, 2010


SEC charges Mark Cuban with insider trading

Digital media maverick could face up to $3 million in penalties and fines related to questionable 2004 trades of search engine company Mamma.com.

By November 17, 2008


Founder of MP3.com starts business-info wiki

Michael Robertson is relying on the wisdom of crowds to supply information on IPOs, mergers, acquisitions, closings, bankruptcies, and investments.

By February 5, 2008


Buzz Out Loud 673: Offline is the new online

With Microsoft and Google making pushes to take online software offline, it has us wondering if everything old is new again.

By March 4, 2008