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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.

Headlines Around the Web

Mergers & acquisitions decline 11.5% in 2013

Jan 04 - The Times of India

Telecom M&A policy gets EGoM nod

Dec 04 - The Times of India

Culture clash key to Cooper Tire stalemate

Nov 11, 2013 - Financial Times

M&A deals ‘are set to gather pace’

Nov 04, 2013 - Independent

Tech and telecoms trigger M&A rebound

Sep 27, 2013 - Financial Times

Global M&A: confidence trick?

Sep 27, 2013 - Financial Times

Tech and telecom trigger M&A rebound

Sep 27, 2013 - Financial Times

Verizon’s issue signals merger upswing

Sep 27, 2013 - Financial Times

Investment banks: bittersweet

Sep 24, 2013 - Financial Times

'India Inc's M&A deals at $3.5 billion in August'

Sep 18, 2013 - The Times of India

Boutique firms enjoy fee bonanza

Sep 03, 2013 - Financial Times

AIM juniors left waiting for M&A activity

Sep 02, 2013 - Independent

Vodafone-Verizon deal gets finishing touches

Aug 31, 2013 - Financial Times

Vodafone shareholders eagerly await deal

Aug 31, 2013 - Financial Times

Vodafone-Verizon race switches gears

Aug 30, 2013 - Financial Times

Vodafone-Verizon cycle race nears end

Aug 30, 2013 - Financial Times

WPP weighs options as bigger rival emerges

Aug 29, 2013 - Financial Times

Articles About M&A

‘Big Brother Australia’: ‘Love Rat’ Lawson Evicted, Says He Has No Regrets Cheating on GF With Cat [VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

Lawson Reeves was evicted on Monday night. (Nov 04)


Cast member Angelina Jolie poses at the premiere of "Maleficent" at El Capitan theatre in Hollywood, California May 28, 2014. The movie opens in the U.S. on May 30.
Top 3 Halloween 2014 Makeup Looks To Try

By IBTimes AU

Check out some of the coolest makeup to try for Halloween. (Oct 31)


David Tennant
‘Doctor Who’ Star David Tennant: ‘I’m a Very Bad Scotsman’ [VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

David Tennant was in David Letterman's late show and admitted that he was neglectful in his duty as a Scottish. (Oct 31)


TV Presenter Ant & Dec
'I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here': Highly Speculated List Of Contestants, Spoilers

By IBTimes AU

A speculated list is prepared for the show's contestants. (Oct 28)

2014 Meteor Shower: Orionids Meteor Shower To Peak On October 21, Sky Event To Offer Brilliant Fireball Display

By IBTimes AU

Sky watchers will be able to observe a meteor shower display happening this October. The Orionids meteor shower is set to peak on Tuesday, Oct. 21, and Wednesday, Oct. 22, with visibility from both the northern and southern hemispheres. (Oct 16)

‘Big Brother Australia’ Housemate Lawson Cries After Cheating on Girlfriend with Cat [VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

Lawson admitted that he cheated on his girlfriend outside the house with fellow housemate Cat. (Oct 10)


Cast Member Jennifer Lawrence Poses During A Photocall For The Film 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1' At The 67th Cannes Film Festival In Cannes
Jennifer Lawrence’s Nude Photos Uploaded to Her Wikipedia Page After She Called The Fappening a Sex Crime

By IBTimes AU

Her Wikipedia page was hacked for 20 minutes to include her nude photos. (Oct 08)


Sophie Monk Stranded in Dubai with Swollen Foot

By IBTimes AU

Sophie Monk is suffering from a mysterious illness that caused her foot to swell. (Sep 30)


Miami Heat players (L-R) Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh, Ray Allen, and LeBron James wait during a timeout against the San Antonio Spurs during the first half in Game 5 of their NBA Finals basketball series in San Antonio, Texas, June 15, 2014.
Miami Heat Prepare For Life Without LeBron James, To Feature More Of Wade And Bosh In New System

By IBTimes AU

Without superstar LeBron James, the Miami Heat are expected to undergo major changes for the upcoming 2014-2015 NBA season. Not surprisingly, part of the tweaks would be more offensive loads for the pair of stars left in the line-up— Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh. (Sep 16)


A Solar Flare Bursts Off The Left Limb Of The Sun In This Image Captured By NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory
Aurora Borealis Paints A Beautiful Picture On The Northern Skies [Watch Video]

By IBTimes AU

A lot of photographers captured images of the Northern Lights on the evening of Sep. 12. (Sep 15)