The hedge fund investor hints at potential proxy fight as he chides management for excess corporate costs.
Merging REITs will sell properties in New Jersey and Texas to Simon Property Group for just over $1 billion.
Purchase would continue an aggressive acquisition campaign by the J.W. Childs-backed buyer.
Carl Icahn-controlled autoparts supplier expects move to free up cash for acquisitions.
Automotive seat and electronics maker Lear is acquiring leather supplier Eagle Ottawa from Everett Smith Group in a $850 million cash deal.
Comtech Telecommunications retains Citigroup and Proskauer Roseto help the satellite communications firm explore options.
The private equity-backed company combines with Skilled Healthcare in all-stock transaction.
Conglomerate confirms talks with Sweden's Electrolux as reports point a joint bid by Quirky and Blackstone.
Deal valued at $650 million continues a streamlining at Singapore-based seller following its $6.6 billion purchase of LSI earlier this year.
The electronic payment business is part of Thomas H. Lee, Fidelity National portfolio company Ceridian.