Eli Lilly announced on Tuesday morning that it would buy Prevail Therapeutics in a deal potentially valued at $1.04 billion, in order to expand its presence in the gene therapy field.
Social network platform Reddit announced on Sunday that it would buy short-video platform Dubsmash, becoming the latest firm to expand in a space dominated by Chinese giant TikTok.
UK’s AstraZeneca announced on Sunday it had agreed to buy US drugmaker Alexion Pharmaceuticals for $39 billion in its largest-ever deal, diversifying away from its cancer business in a bet on immunology and rare-disease drugs.
US-based investment group MSP Sports capital is negotiating a significant minority stake in McLaren Racing, representing a deal that the Formula One team said it would them the “proper tools to return to the top of the league.”
Italian luxury jacket maker Moncler has agreed to purchase its smaller domestic rival Stone Island in a 1.15 billion euros ($1.4 billion) cash and stock deal, according to a press release on Monday.
Salesforce confirmed that it has agreed to purchase workplace messaging service Slack in a $27.7 billion cash and stock megadeal, marking the largest acquisition that the San Francisco-based business software pioneer ever made in its 21-year history.
Softbank-owned SB Management bought a 10.1 percent stake in Swedish cloud computing services provider Sinch on Tuesday morning, acquiring stakes from some major shareholders and participating in a directed share issue.
World’s largest money transfer company Western Union has acquired a 15 percent stake in the digital payment unit of Saudi Arabia’s telecommunications giant STC Group for $200 million.
Home Depot announced on Monday afternoon that it would buy HD Supply Holdings in a deal valued at about $8 billion, setting itself up to regain full control over the industrial materials wholesaler after selling it a decade ago.
PNC Financial Services is on its way to being one of the largest banks in the United States after Spanish financial giant BBVA agreed to sell its U.S. unit to the Pittsburgh-based lender for $11.6 billion.