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  1. FILE PHOTO: NVIDIA logo shown at SIGGRAPH 2017

    Tech, healthcare mega deals boost virus-stricken M&A market

    After adapting to working from home in the COVID-19 pandemic, cash-rich technology and healthcare companies have now mastered dealmaking from home.
  2. FILE PHOTO: NVIDIA logo shown at SIGGRAPH 2017

    Tech leads crisis-driven M&A boom with US$350 billion deal rush

    Global M&A volumes are approaching US$2 trillion for 2020, with technology making up almost a fifth of the total after mammoth deals such as ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Los Angeles, California

    Cannabis industry readies for M&A after COVID-19 boosts weed demand

    After nearly a year of next-to-no deal-making, cannabis companies are gearing up for mergers and acquisitions as realistic stock valuations and ...
  4. The Wall Street sign is pictured at the New York Stock exchange (NYSE) in the Manhattan borough of

    Wall St. jumps as traders eye M&A and stimulus

    Wall Street's main indexes rose on Monday as a rebound in multi-billion dollar deals, including Microsoft's pursuit of TikTok's U.S. operations, ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: Chairman and CEO of Intercontinental Exchange and Chairman of NYSE,  Jeffrey C. Spreche

    NYSE-owner ICE says COVID-19 has complicated the M&A picture

    The COVID-19 pandemic has complicated merger and acquisition deal making, as social-distancing and restrictions on travel have made it harder for ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: A man wears a protective mask as he walks on Wall Street during the coronavirus outbrea

    Coronavirus strikes down global M&A as companies keep their distance

    Global M&A activity tumbled to its lowest level in more than a decade in the second quarter, according to data provider Refinitiv, as companies ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Carl Icahn gives an interview on FOX Business Network's Neil Cavuto show in New Yo

    Coronavirus hurts corporate activism as M&A, buybacks decline

    Activist shareholders are likely to scale back campaigns in coming weeks as target companies brace for a deep recession and their favorite calls ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Test tube with fake blood labelled with the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is placed on

    Global M&A dwindles as coronavirus batters world’s economies

    Global mergers and acquisitions activity plunged 28 per cent in the first quarter to its lowest level since 2016 as the devastating economic ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: People past in front of the tanks of Brazil's state-run Petrobras oil company in B

    Brazil's big privatizations, the latest coronavirus victim

    As Brazil's stock market hit record highs in January, Economy Minister Paulo Guedes said the country could raise up to 150 billion reais (US$30 ...
  10. Passengers wearing masks are seen arrival at the Shanghai railway station in Shanghai

    Coronavirus outbreak rains on dealmakers' M&A parade

    The steep market drop triggered by the global coronavirus outbreak has led many companies to hit the 'pause' button on mergers and acquisitions ...