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HG Vora Urges Tronc to Consider Sale After Dismissing Gannett Bid

HG Vora Urges Tronc to Consider Sale After Dismissing Gannett Bid

The activist investor has accumulated a 14.9% stake, which comes after the company formerly known as Tribune Publishing rejected a hostile bid made by USA Today publisher Gannett

Charney Has 'Mild Interest' in American Apparel, Which Goes on the Block

Charney Has 'Mild Interest' in American Apparel, Which Goes on the Block

The Deal, a Street sister publication, confirms that the once-bankrupt retailer has hired Houlihan Lokey, and the company's controversial founder said he would "keep an open mind" about a bid.

Another Way to Invest With the Smart Money: SPACs

Another Way to Invest With the Smart Money: SPACs

Once a shaky alternative to conventional IPOs, special-purpose acquisition companies let the public in on private equity bets.

Glaucoma Treatment Maker a $95M "Stepping Stone" for Allergan

Glaucoma Treatment Maker a $95M "Stepping Stone" for Allergan

The deal for ForSight VISION5 aligns with the bolt-on M&A strategy described by CEO Brent Saunders earlier this week.

IBM, Cisco or Raytheon Could Buy Imperva, Now Seeking Suitors

IBM, Cisco or Raytheon Could Buy Imperva, Now Seeking Suitors

Under pressure from Elliott, the cyber security products company hired Frank Quattrone's Qatalyst Partners to launch a strategic review, which is likely focused on a sale of the business.

Top Democrat Eyes Broader Authority for Financial Regulatory Council

Top Democrat Eyes Broader Authority for Financial Regulatory Council

In stark contrast to Republicans, Ohio's Sherrod Brown wants financial oversight council to have authority to designate a larger group of non-banks as "systemically important."

Merck Animal Health Expands in Brazil in Quest to Overtake Zoetis as World Animal Health Leader

Merck Animal Health Expands in Brazil in Quest to Overtake Zoetis as World Animal Health Leader

Buying a 93% stake in Vallée SA for $400 million will enable it to surpass Ourofino SA in the South American nation and enhance its chances of being first globally.

Skullcandy to Be Gobbled by Incipio, Not Founder

Skullcandy to Be Gobbled by Incipio, Not Founder

The buyer owns several consumer electronics brands and is backed by Goode Partners, which once owned a stake in Skullcandy.

What Exactly Did Allergan and Teva Sell to Impax?

What Exactly Did Allergan and Teva Sell to Impax?

The deal helps the Israeli drug giant comply with required antitrust divestitures connected to completion of its $40.5 billion acquisition of the generics business of Allergan.

Perrigo Sells Vitamins Business to IVC

Perrigo Sells Vitamins Business to IVC

The transaction follows a Houlihan Lokey-run sale process for the drugmaker's private-label nutraceuticals unit that was started after Mylan NV's takeover attempt was rebuffed.