It’s all in the name!

The financial press is telling us there are positive signs for M&A deal-making in 2013, but have things really improved on previous years?

Are large retail mergers the way to deal with the continued threat from online sellers?

Could a potential merger between Office Depot Inc and OfficeMax Inc enable the companies to be more competitive with larger digital rivals like Amazon?

Warren Buffet and Berkshire Hathaway to feast on Baked Beans, Spaghetti Hoops and Tomato Ketchup

Following the announcement that Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital are partnering to buy Heinz in a USD 28bn mega deal, can we take this as a sign that 2013 marks the year that deal-making confidence has finally returned?

Rockefeller Centre and other NBC Universal and assets to pass fully into Comcast ownership

Back in December 2009 when Comcast began its road to acquiring 51.0 per cent of NBC Universal it was envisioned that a full takeover would not take place for a considerable number of years.