Mergers & Acquisitions M & A

EU Commission has concerns about Fitbit takeover

Fitbit The fitness trackers could give Google access to a lot of health data. (Photo: dpa) Brussels The more than two billion dollar takeover of … Read more

Thermo Fischer does not want to increase the offer for Qiagen any further

Qiagen headquarters in Hilden The company supports Thermo Fischer’s offer, but institutional investors want to get more out of it. (Photo: dpa) Frankfurt Speculation about … Read more

Satya Nadella takes full risk with Tiktok plans

San Francisco, New York When Satya Nadella presented Microsoft’s quarterly figures at the end of July, he was in his element: The head of the … Read more

Stock rally helps Warren Buffett to jump in profit

Warren Buffett The billionaire has so far been reluctant to make large investments during the corona crisis. (Photo: AFP) Denver The recovery in the stock … Read more

Berkshire Hathaway with new cash record in the middle of the corona crisis

Warren Buffett The billionaire has so far been reluctant to make large investments during the corona crisis. (Photo: AP) Omaha Warren Buffett’s investment company Berkshire … Read more

Why buying Tiktok for Microsoft would be a big risk

With U.S. President Donald Trump threatening to ban the app, Microsoft could be given the unique opportunity to do business in the U.S., Canada, Australia, … Read more

Cerberus has its own candidates for the chair of the supervisory board

Commerzbank The Commerzbank Supervisory Board is looking for a way out of the management vacuum. (Photo: dpa) Frankfurt The dispute between the major US shareholder … Read more

Siemens and its offshoots walk on a delicate line

Siemens The Siemens branches will no longer be able to afford mixed balance sheets in the future. (Photo: dpa) The strategy of Siemens-Chef Joe Kaeser … Read more