The deal will boost Capgemini's exposure to the fast-growing North American IT services market and provide a handsome payout for Igate’s 29% shareholder, Apax.
Investors are buying Petrobras after the state-run oil producer issued its long-awaited audited results -- a 21.6 billion reais, or $7.2 billion, loss for 2014 which included corruption writedowns.
Merger partners Holcim and Lafarge SA on Friday unveiled the assets they must sell to ease their $46 billion combination past U.S. regulators.
Gulfsands Petroleum has replaced its CEO and chairman with a candidate proposed by leading shareholder Waterford Finance, ending a months-long battle between the activist investor and Gulfsands' board.
The deal gives the combined company the balance sheet to increase output at AuRico's flagship Young-Davidson mine in Canada.
Lafarge executive vice president Eric Olsen has been picked to lead his firm once his building-materials company merges with another, Holcim, in a $39 billion fusion.
Apache will leave the Australian energy sector after selling Australian energy assets to Macquarie Capital and Brookfield Asset Management for $2.1 billion.
Royal Dutch Shell makes a $70 billion stock-and-cash bid for BG Group, taking advantage of a four-year slide in the target's valuation to secure new deep-water oil and gas operations.
France's Vivendi says it wants to buy Dailymotion from French telecom group Orange, replacing Hong Kong-based PCCW as the most likely buyer of the world's No 2 video-sharing site.
The deal shows Brazil's state-controlled oil producer still has options to raise new loans despite a junk debt rating that has effectively priced it out of western bond markets.