This year’s largest deal so far, Bayer’s $66 billion takeover of Monsanto, was clinched in the third quarter.

The value of announced mergers and acquisitions (M&A) worldwide fell 27 per cent year-on-year to $753 billion in the third quarter of 2016, as app(...)

The $30 billion merger between the London Stock Exchange and Deutsche Boerse is now on a knife-edge, given the uncertainty surrounding London’s future trading deal with Europe

Some bankers advising companies on takeovers and initial public offerings (IPO) have all but written off big-ticket activity for the rest of 2016, af(...)