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

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.

Judge Leon's AT&T Ruling Will Be a Media Bellwether, Unless It Isn't

Judge Leon's AT&T Ruling Will Be a Media Bellwether, Unless It Isn't

Comcast may not get the green light to pursue Fox on Tuesday, even if AT&T and Time Warner can close their deal.

How the AT&T-Time Warner Ruling on Tuesday Will Impact the Media Landscape

How the AT&T-Time Warner Ruling on Tuesday Will Impact the Media Landscape

Judge Richard Leon's ruling may determine whether Comcast can crash Disney's deal with Fox.

Qualcomm CEO Mollenkopf Talks ZTE, Broadcom, Apple, NXP, 5G and More

Qualcomm CEO Mollenkopf Talks ZTE, Broadcom, Apple, NXP, 5G and More

TheStreet Founder Jim Cramer interviewed Mollenkopf at The Deal's Corporate Governance conference in New York Thursday.

Elon Musk Hopes to Ride Model 3 to Positive Cash Flow

Elon Musk Hopes to Ride Model 3 to Positive Cash Flow

Tesla says it does not plan to raise more capital. Not everyone on Wall Street is convinced.