Time Warner Cable Inc

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$1.68-tn M&As in 2015 nearing dotcom-driven 2000's $1.73-tn record mark

Dell's latest acquisition deal to buyout EMC for $67billion is the biggest merger and acquisition (M&A) deal for the US technology sector in 2015 so far. About $1.68trillion worth M&A deals in the US have been announced year-to-date (YTD). The M&As in 2015 with less than three months left is just short of $1.73trillion, the full-year record level for M&As 15 years ago.

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Comcast

Comcast to acquire majority stake in Universal Studios Japan

Comcast Corp. is getting a 51% stake in Universal Studios Japan Co. The US cable company has announced its NBCUniversal unit will pay Goldman Sachs and other owners of USJ Co. $1.5 billion for the majority stake.

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Time Warner Cable

Charter Communications nears $55 billion deal for Time Warner Cable - sources

Time Warner Cable Inc is nearing an agreement to be acquired by smaller peer Charter Communications Inc for about $55 billion, combining the second and third largest U.S. cable operators, people familiar with the matter said on Monday.

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AOL Time Warner

Altice seeks financing for Time Warner Cable bid: sources

French telecommunications group Altice SA is talking to several banks about raising debt for a potential bid for Time Warner Cable Inc, the second-largest U.S. cable operator, according to people familiar with the matter.

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Patrick Drahi

Altice enters U.S. cable market with Suddenlink acquisition

French telecommunications group Altice SA said it agreed to buy Suddenlink Communications in a deal valuing the company at $9.1 billion to enter the fast-growing U.S. cable sector.

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Family Dollar

20 states join U.S. antitrust probe of Family Dollar merger

Some 20 state attorneys general have joined the federal antitrust investigation of competing bids by Dollar General Corp (DG.N) and Dollar Tree Inc (DLTR.O) to buy Family Dollar Stores Inc (FDO.N), a development that potentially complicates the companies' efforts to win U.S. approval for a deal.

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AOL Time Warner

FCC pauses clock on Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said on Friday it paused its "shot-clock" on the review of the proposed $45 billion merger between the two largest U.S. cable providers, Comcast Corp and Time Warner Cable Inc.

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Time Warner Cable Inc

Los Angeles files lawsuit against Time Warner Cable Inc, claims cable firm owes it $9.7M in fees

The City of Los Angeles sued Time Warner Cable Inc for its failure to pay franchise fees amounting to nearly $10 million in the past, the Los Angeles Times reported.

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Time Warner Cable Inc.

Shareholders to give Time Warner Cable the will to reject Charter Communications' $62B offer

Time Warner Cable's 462% total returns may help convince its shareholders to reject Charter Communications' $62 billion offer or to not press for a sale. Time Warner Cable is seeking a takeover bid of $150 per share.

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Time Warner Cable

Top deals of the day - bid, mergers and acquisitions

The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported on Friday including ITC Holdings, Dave & Buster, Time Warner Cable, Banca Etruria, Cube Capital, Cargolux, Simon Property and Versace.

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Comcast is one of WSJ's #1 Ranked Start-up Genband's 600 VOIP customers.

Comcast taps JPMorgan on potential Time Warner Cable bid -sources

Top U.S. cable provider Comcast Corp has tapped JPMorgan Chase & Co for advice as it evaluates a potential bid for Time Warner Cable Inc, people familiar with the matter said.Comcast brought in the bank to help review options as speculation about cable industry consolidation increased in the past several months, one of the people said.

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Rob Marcus

Incoming Time Warner Cable Inc CEO says he's the perfect guy to manage M&A situations for firm

Rob Marcus, the incoming Chief Executive Officer of Time Warner Cable Inc, said he is the perfect guy to manage cable company's mergers and acquisitions component.

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Time Warner Cable

US cable firm Charter raising USD25 billion for Time Warner acquisition -source

Charter Communications Inc is raising USD25 billion in debt to fund the acquisition of Time Warner Cable Inc, according to a source familiar with the matter.

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Comcast Corp

Split of Time Warner Cable Inc may consolidate industry, circumvent regulatory challenges- report

A joint bid that would later split up Time Warner Cable between Comcast Corp and Charter Communications Inc may allow the deal to avoid strict scrutiny from antitrust regulators and the Federal Communications Commission.

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Time Warner Cable

Charter nears multi-billion dollar debt financing agreement for Time Warner bid

Charter Communications was reportedly nearing an agreement with investment banks to borrow money for its bid for Time Warner Cable Inc. Charter has held talks with Bank of America Corp., Barclays Plc and Deutsche Bank AG.

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