Mergers And Acquisitions

  • Facebook to buy India-based app monitoring tool maker Little Eye Labs 08-01-2014 01:23 PM

    Bangalore: Facebook Inc is buying India-based Little Eye Labs, a startup that builds performance analysis and monitoring tools for mobile Android apps, in a move that marks the social networking giant's first deal in the country. Facebook has been working to boost its mobile technology as it focuses on growing...
  • MSat-Tech Mahindra merger gets AP High Court approval 11-06-2013 08:38 PM

    Hyderabad: The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Tueday approved the merger of Mahindra Satyam (MSat) with Tech Mahindra while dismissing the petitions of some shareholders seeking to stall the proposal in its current form so as to safeguard their financial interest. The Court said, however, that the investigations into the...
  • Morgan Stanley to sell Indian wealth management unit 20-05-2013 02:44 PM

    Mumbai: Morgan Stanley said on Monday it has signed an agreement to sell its Indian wealth management unit to Standard Chartered. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. "Morgan Stanley will work closely with Standard Chartered over the coming months to ensure a smooth transfer of our wealth management...
  • Yahoo's board approves $1.1 billion Tumblr acquisition 20-05-2013 06:55 AM

    San Francisco: Yahoo's board has approved a deal to buy blogging and social networking site Tumblr for $1.1 billion in cash, the Wall Street Journal cited people familiar with the matter as saying on Sunday. Such an acquisition would be Marissa Mayer's largest deal since taking the helm of the...
  • TCS rises on purchase of French IT provider Alti 09-04-2013 02:55 PM

    Mumbai: Shares in Tata Consultancy Services rose as much as 2.2 per cent on Tuesday after the company announced it will buy privately-held Alti SA of France for 75 million euros. The acquisition signals Indian software service exporters' interest in diversifying its revenue base, and the acquisition could potentially help...
  • Merger and acquisitions: India Inc steps on the gas 08-07-2011 03:39 PM

    Perceptions of a new and emerging India have been given credence by the success of Indian businesses on the global stage and rising Indian investments abroad. Successful takeover of global brands by India Inc. have often been cited to predict that the country would become a dominant power in the...
  • M&A norms for telcos need to be liberal: Sibal 11-04-2011 01:57 PM

    Current rules do not allow one company to hold 10 per cent or more in two competing operators. ...
  • M&A norms for telcos need to be liberal: Sibal 11-04-2011 01:09 PM

    New Delhi: Merger and acquisition guidelines in India's crowded telecoms sector need to be liberal, Telecoms Minister Kapil Sibal said on Monday. India is overhauling its decade-old telecoms policy in a bid to make the world's second-largest market for mobile phone services more transparent after the sector was hit by...
  • New global acquisitions show India Inc's clout: WSJ 02-06-2008 05:29 PM

    London: Andrew Flintoff, the former England allrounder, has launched a scathing attack on former England captain turned cricket analyst Mike Atherton, terming him a “f*****g p***k”. Speaking to the London Evening Standard at the Sky TV party at The Oxo Tower on Tuesday night, Flintoff tore into Atherton for his...