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Google offered $200 to $300M to Impossible Foods for plant-based cheeseburgers

Google offered $200 to $300 million to acquire Impossible Foods, a startup business, developing plant-based meat and dairy products. The company that wanted to beat the meat industry didn't agree on the price.

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Teva Pharmaceutical Industries

Teva to buy Allergan generic drug business for $40.5 billion, drops Mylan bid

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries has agreed to buy Allergan Plc's generic drugs business for $40.5 billion in a cash and stock deal that will turn the Israeli company into one of the world's largest pharmaceutical firms.

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Frankfurt stock exchange

Deutsche Boerse buys forex trading platform 360T for $796 million

Deutsche Boerse (DB1Gn.DE) is buying German-based foreign exchange trading platform 360T for 725 million euros ($796 million), the Frankfurt-based stock market operator said on Sunday.

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Teva Pharmaceutical Industries

Teva nears deal for Allergan's generic drugs unit: source

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TEVA.TA) is in advanced talks to buy Allergan Plc's (AGN.N) generic drug business following a thus far unsuccessful effort to acquire peer Mylan NV (MYL.O), according to a person familiar with the matter.

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Walmart

Walmart takes full ownership of e-commerce site Yihaodian in China

Walmart is buying 49 percent of Yihaodian's stake, an e-commerce website based in China. This is part of Walmart's fundamental plan to distribute its products to Chinese consumers through its online service.

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Audi

German car manufacturers to buy Nokia HERE to create superior self-driving vehicles

German auto makers consortium composed of Audi, BMW, and Daimler, parent company of Mercedes-Benz, is reportedly in the final stages of discussion to acquire Nokia HERE, the mobile company's map app, for roughly €2.5 billion or $2.7 billion.

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BlackBerry

BlackBerry to acquire crisis communications provider AtHoc

Ontario-based BlackBerry Ltd has decided to acquire AtHoc to enhance its software offerings and increase its revenue. California-based AtHoc is a privately-held provider of secure, networked crisis communications.

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Randall Stephenson (R) with Michael White

FCC Chairman endorses AT&T and DirecTV merger

Tom Wheeler, the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission declared that he's supporting the $48 billion merging of AT&T and DirecTV. Though, the approval from five of his colleagues is still pending.

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Sikorsky Global Helicopters

Lockheed to buy Sikorsky for $9 billion; reviews options for IT business

Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT.N) said Monday it would buy Sikorsky Aircraft, the helicopter unit of United Technologies Corp (UTX.N), for $9 billion, and would review the possible sale or spinoff of $6 billion in other information technology and services businesses.

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Twilio

Twilio sends letter offering to repurchase stocks to early shareholders, signalling possibility to go public

Startup Tech Company Twilio sent out letters offering to repurchase stocks, which can be considered a big step that suggests it may finally go public.

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Skymark Airlines Inc

Delta offers to invest in Japan's bankrupt Skymark Airlines: media

Delta Air Lines Inc (DAL.N) has offered to invest in Japan's bankrupt Skymark Airlines Inc (SKALF.PK) as part of a restructuring plan for the budget carrier, according to a Japanese media report.

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Aetna

States line up to scrutinize Aetna's $33 billion Humana deal

U.S. insurance regulators and state attorneys general are lining up to scrutinize Aetna Inc's proposed $33 billion takeover of rival Humana Inc for potential harm to consumers, complicating what is already expected to be a tough and lengthy review by federal antitrust authorities.

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Teva Pharmaceutical Industries

Teva plans to raise Mylan bid by as much as $2 billion: Bloomberg

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TEVA.TA) is preparing to raise its bid for rival drugmaker Mylan NV (MYL.O) by as much as $2 billion, to $43 billion, Bloomberg reported on Monday, citing people familiar with the matter.

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Austrian F1 Grand Prix

CVC say they are under no pressure to sell F1

Formula One's commercial rights holders CVC Capital Partners are under no pressure to sell their controlling stake in the sport and want to keep it, co-chairman Donald Mackenzie told Reuters on Saturday.

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Healthcare

Health insurer Centene adds muscle with $6.3 billion Health Net deal

U.S. health insurer Centene Corp will buy smaller rival Health Net Inc for $6.3 billion, underscoring the healthcare industry's rush to bulk up to negotiate better prices with suppliers and hospitals, and attract new customers.

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