Merger Arbitrage and Hostile Takeovers

Hewlett-Packard extended offer for Autonomy Corporation (Dealbook)
Hewlett-Packard has extended its offer for the Autonomy Corporation, as it attempts to win over shareholders.

Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ)

DOJ completed review on Cumulus Media –Citadel Broadcasting Merger (MarketWatch)
Cumulus Media Inc. and Citadel Broadcasting Corporation today announced that they have been notified by the Premerger Notification Office of the Federal Trade Commission of the early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 regarding the review of the pending merger of Cumulus Media and Citadel.

Deutsche Börse-NYSE Merger Approved by BaFin (Financial Times)
BaFin, Germany’s financial industry supervisor, has approved plans by Deutsche Börse to merge with NYSE Euronext, removing a regulatory hurdle in the companies’ plans to create the world’s biggest exchange group by revenues.

Volkswagen – Porsche (Financial Times)
Volkswagen is likely to acquire the other half of Porsche’s car business that it does not currently own after a planned merger with Porsche’s holding company was put on hold, according to the sports car maker’s chief executive.

Stockell Consulting – Lindenberg Technologies Merger (MarketWatch)
Stockell Consulting, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has completed a merger with Lindenberg Technologies that brings together two of the most established, successful information technology consulting firms in the St. Louis area.

Comments
Insider Monkey Small Cap Strategy
Insider Monkey Small Cap Strategy

Insider Monkey beat the market by 52 percentage points in 24 months. Our beta is only 1.2 (don't click this link if beating the market isn't important to you).

Lists

The 9 Most Expensive Designer Shoes in the World

The 10 Most Expensive Cigarette Brands

The 10 Most Expensive Law Schools in the US

The 10 Best Wall Street Movies

The 10 Most Expensive Golf Clubs Ever Sold

The 10 Most Expensive Golf Memberships

The 10 Best Disney Characters Ever Created

The 8 Best Foods for Gaining Weight

The 10 Most Expensive Colleges in the World

The 7 Most Memorable Ad Campaigns of All Time

The 7 Most Expensive High Schools in the World

The 10 Electric Vehicles with the Longest Range

The 10 Cities with the Worst Drivers in the World

The 10 Most Expensive Dresses Ever Created

10 Islands to Visit Before You Die

10 Famous Celebrities Who Needed Rehab

The 15 Countries with the Largest Oil Reserves

The 10 Most Overused Excuses in the World

The 5 Best iOS Apps You Can’t Get on Android

5 Companies Damaged By Social Media Blunders

The 10 Most Legendary Blues Songs

The 10 Most Lawless Places in the World

4 Reasons China is a Threat to the US

The 17 Most Sugary Drinks in the World

The 10 Most Ruthless Rulers in History

The 10 Greatest Generals in History

Top 8 Travel Destinations for 2015

The 10 Safest Dog Breeds for Children

The 10 Most Stolen Vehicles in the US

The 7 Most Expensive Celebrity Weddings

The 10 Best LoL Teams in the World

Top 10 Worst Marketing Campaigns Ever Produced

Top 5 Diets that Help You Lose Weight

The 10 Best Ways to Stay Awake

7 Artists That Switched Musical Genres

The 10 Most Expensive Cities to Live in New Jersey

The 10 Best High Schools in New York

The 10 Countries With the Least Gender Inequality

The 6 Biggest Musician-Manager Feuds

The 10 Countries with the Cheapest Gas Prices

The 7 Most Theatrical Bands of All Time

The 8 Worst Band Breakups of All Time

The 10 Most Important South American Leaders

The 7 Most Successful Casting Show Winners

The 10 Most Peaceful Countries in the World

5 Big Reasons Communism Failed

The 15 Most Famous Carl Icahn Quotes

10 Scary Animals that are Actually Harmless

The 8 Most Famous Singer-Actors in Entertainment

The 10 Longest Wars of All Time

Subscribe

Enter your email:

Delivered by FeedBurner

X

Thanks! An email with instructions is sent to !

Your email already exists in our database. Click here to go to your subscriptions

Insider Monkey returned 47.6% in its first year! Wondering How?

Download a complete edition of our newsletter for free!