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M&A

The phrase mergers and acquisitions (abbreviated M&A) refers to the aspect of corporate strategy, corporate finance and management dealing with the buying, selling and combining of different companies that can aid, finance, or help a growing company in a given industry grow rapidly without having to create another business entity.

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Drake Bell Disses Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande Target of Bankrupt Drake Bell's Hate

By IBTimes AU

The constant rants of bankrupted Drake Bell on fellow celebrities Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande has certainly made people think that the former Nickelodeon star is just plain jealous or desperate to be heard. (Apr 17)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, HOLLYWOOD, JUSTIN BIEBER

Rob Lowe Bemoans His Too Handsome Face

By IBTimes AU

Rob Lowe laments being too pretty. The “Parks & Recreation” star revealed that being handsome isn’t all that. (Apr 07)

MORE TOPICS: HOLLYWOOD

Lorde Rejects Sylvia Plath Comparison In New Interview

By IBTimes AU

Lorde isn’t Sylvia Plath, but she’s proof that there are few limits to a person’s success. The Kiwi international singer rejects the comparison of her to the late American poet, saying that she’s not a genius. (Apr 04)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, SILVER

Zayn Malik
One Direction’s Zayn Malik Death Hoax: Singer’s Alleged Death Linked to Terrorism

By IBTimes IN

Zayn Malik Death Hoax..Singer’s Alleged Death Linked to Terrorism. (Apr 01)

MORE TOPICS: AL-QAEDA, TWITTER, FACEBOOK

James Franco
Kimye Vogue Spoof: Kendall, Kylie Jenner Join List of Celebrities Mocking Kim Kardashian, Kanye West

By IBTimes IN

Kendall and Kylie Jenner poked fun at stepsister Kim Kardashian and her fiance Kanye West’s Vogue cover by photoshopping their faces into the controversial photograph. (Mar 26)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, AUSTRALIA, KIM KARDASHIAN

Miranda Kerr at the beach
Miranda Kerr Treats Fans With Another Naked Photo and Spends Time With Flynn

By IBTimes AU

Miranda Kerr treats her fans with another naked photo in her Facebook and Instagram accounts. (Mar 26)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, NEW YORK, LOS ANGELES, THE OSCARS

‘Supernatural’ Spoilers: Misha Collins Talks Directing Pranksters Jared Padalecki & Jensen Ackles, Reveals Castiel’s Stolen Grace And Uncertain Future [VIDEOS]

By IBTimes AU

“Supernatural” star Misha Collins debuted as a director in the hit U.S. show, but he quipped that he received no respect as such from co-stars Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles. The 39-year-old actor revealed the off-screen prank he apparently suffe... (Mar 26)

MORE TOPICS: CANCER

Rafael Nadal of Spain bites his trophy after winning against Alexandr Dolgopolov of Ukraine at the 2014 Rio Open men's final tennis match in Rio de Janeiro
Tennis World No. 1 Rafael Nadal to Play Poker Against Fans on Facebook

By IBTimes AU

Tennis fans and poker enthusiasts will have a chance to yet again, serve an ace or two against Rafael Nadal. (Mar 18)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, COURT

Fire at Barangaroo Construction Site, 25-Storey High Crane at Risk of Collapsing

By IBTimes AU

A huge fire broke out at the construction site in Barangaroo, sending a pile of smoke about hundreds of meter up in the air. The Sydney Harbour fire forced firefighters to rush to Hickson Road as the basement area of the construction site was reportedly to have been caught by fire around 2 p.m. (Mar 12)

"Mariyaan" First Look (Credit: Dhanush/Twitter)
61st National Film Awards: Dhanush, Vikram, Arya, Vishal Films Among Official Tamil Entries

By IBTimes IN

As many as 40 Tamil films have made entries in feature films section for the 61st National Film Awards. (Mar 12)

MORE TOPICS: INDIA