P&G wins the race for Merck’s consumer health business

When it became public in September 2017 that Merck was carrying out a strategic review of its consumer health business with a view to potentially selling it all, or certain parts of it, a number of companies were quickly linked as potential suitors.

Is IAG’s interest in Norwegian Air in the best interests of its passengers?

International Airline Group, the holding company behind British Airways and Iberia, is rumoured to be considering using its recently acquired 4.6 per cent stake in Norwegian Air Shuttle as a springboard for a potential takeover of the group. 

 

China’s expanding taste for wine drives Carlyle’s latest deal

Carlyle is tapping the expanding Chinese wine market as the private equity firm agrees to acquire Australia’s Accolade Wines for a reported AUD 1bn.