Chris Nolter

Chris Nolter is a senior writer focusing on telecom, media and technology. Nolter's coverage ranges from profiles of key bankers and dealmakers to the inner workings of complex deals, and he is often the first in the industry to report on M&A activity and private equity. Prior to joining The Deal, Nolter published stories with FinanacialTimes.com, RollingStone.com, the New York Times Magazine and the Columbia Journalism Review. He also worked at the Museum of the Moving Image, where he edited the Moving Image Quarterly, the museum website and other publications, and he has produced live news broadcasts for CNN Financial Network.

Recent Articles By The Author

IBM Rides the Cloud to New Heights

IBM Rides the Cloud to New Heights

In the first earnings report from the leading cloud computing providers, Big Blue holds its ground.

FCC Chief Pai Unexpectedly Slams Sinclair Deal for Tribune

FCC Chief Pai Unexpectedly Slams Sinclair Deal for Tribune

Ajit Pai makes a surprising critique of Sinclair's proposed divestitures in its purchase of Tribune.

Comcast's Brian Roberts vs. Disney's Bob Iger: Which Titan Will Nab Fox?

Comcast's Brian Roberts vs. Disney's Bob Iger: Which Titan Will Nab Fox?

The two corporate moguls are going head-to-head over Twenty-First Century Fox's valuable entertainment assets.

Disney CEO Bob Iger Touts Benefits of His Firm's Deal for Fox Beyond Just Money

Disney CEO Bob Iger Touts Benefits of His Firm's Deal for Fox Beyond Just Money

The entertainment giant's CEO poured cold water over the idea that the judge's ruling in the AT&T-Time Warner merger gave the green light to Comcast's bid for Fox's assets.

Could Disney and Comcast Decide to Split Fox's Assets?

Could Disney and Comcast Decide to Split Fox's Assets?

A bidding war benefits Fox shareholders, but could have unhappy consequences for Comcast and Disney.

AT&T Closes Deal for Time Warner

AT&T Closes Deal for Time Warner

The DOJ informed the court on Thursday that it would forego a request for a stay, though the government could still appeal the consummated transaction.

Comcast Trumps Disney's Bid for Fox

Comcast Trumps Disney's Bid for Fox

A bidding war for Fox starts a day after a courts cleared AT&T's purchase of Time Warner.

Judge in AT&T Trial Blasts Government's Case in Ruling

Judge in AT&T Trial Blasts Government's Case in Ruling

Judge Leon's massive 172-page order may not necessarily lead to an 'open season for deals,' however.

Judge Clears AT&T-Time Warner Deal With No Conditions in Landmark Decision

Judge Clears AT&T-Time Warner Deal With No Conditions in Landmark Decision

The ruling was a significant defeat for the Department of Justice, which stunned the legal establishment with its November challenge of the transaction.

The AT&T Ruling Ripples Through Wall Street

The AT&T Ruling Ripples Through Wall Street

Comcast and Disney drop after hours on the prospects of a bidding war, while Twenty-First Century Fox shoots higher. Judge Richard Leon's ruling has implications for industries from media to health.