The Deal magazine looks at the biotech sector and how new, creative funding deals are promising to rejuvenate the search for new drugs. Plus, this issue looks at LIBOR's new landscape. Meanwhile, we have an indepth conversation with CD&R's Joseph Rice.June 18, 2012
What goes up must come down, and so it would appear as The Deal magazine examines big-league bankruptcy. The theory holds for Tribune as it's new owners weigh its assets. But what about W.R. Grace, as it emerges from bankruptcy having made 22 acquisitions under protection? Plus, the corporate dealmaker 100.May 28, 2012
The Deal magazine takes an indepth look at the strategic dealmaking of the packaging industry in the middle market. We also hit the road looking at the startup landscape in the drug development and medical devices sectors in Kalamazoo, Michigan as well as the burgeoning companies in the solar power, pharmaceutical, brewery and pesticide industries in Bend, Oregon.May 7, 2012
Wanna do M&A? Careful, because here comes the shareholder litigation. When it comes to tech acquisitions, they're getting done -- just too bad companies aren't very good at it. And sovereign wealth funds are back, growing fast.April 16, 2012
No one said private equity would be easy, and our annual Private Equity Deals of the Year proves it again with a roundup of 2011's big winners and losers. Also, The Deal magazine takes a look at cowboy capitalism with a trip to Dallas-Fort Worth. Finally, take a look at our sampling of middle-market companies on the auction block.April 2, 2012
The Deal magazine travels to Japan to witness the island nation rise again amidst an active streak of dealmaking. Plus, a duet of music-related articles look at the antitrust snares of Universal Music's purchase of EMI assets and the effect that the emergence of digital music is having on copyright laws.March 12, 2012
In this issue, The Deal magazine hits the bankruptcy trifecta: the take-no-prisoners battle for Alter Communications; the rise and fall of real estate moguls, the Meruelo brothers; and the bankruptcy league tables. Also, take a look at how Humana has set a new course along the acquisition trail.February 20, 2012
The Deal magazine focuses on the middle market by looking at some of its top dealmakers and then gives an overview of what's out there on the auction block. The issue also features an in-depth look at private equity in France and in emerging markets around the world.February 6, 2012
The Deal magazine gets in the pilot seat to take a look at American Airlines' bankruptcy, then wonders what will now happen to a beleaguered Reader's Digest. Also, Herb Fritch of HealthSpring may have an answer to the sky-high inflation of the healthcare industry.January 23, 2011
What a topsy-turvy, rumbly-tumbly year 2011 turned out to be -- and The Deal magazine takes a look at the M&A Deals of the Year in uncertain times. Also, Edgar Bronfman Jr. sits down for his first interview since selling Warner Music.December 12, 2011
Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water, suddenly it was 2011 -- and The Deal magazine looks back at all the twists and turns of dealmaking. Also in this issue, dealmakers pay back as social entrepreneurs.November 28, 2011
'What worrying wall of debt?' The Deal magazine asks. Oh, right, there it is. Plus, the Windy City offers up its own particular brand of private equity, while, farther afield, Big Oil makes a play in Kurdistan.November 14, 2011
The Deal magazine tracks down the in-house corporate dealmakers from the top American companies and takes a voyage around the world to explore the valleys and peaks of the travel industry.October 31, 2011
The Deal magazine goes back to school and offers a full report on the business of education.October 17, 2011
The Deal magazine goes looking for trolls and geeks, and the middle market shows its ups and downs in a trying economy.October 3, 2011
Who are the private equity movers and shakers to keep an eye on, and how does Ralph de la Torre look to transform managed care?September 19, 2011
The Deal magazine honors this year's Most Admired Corporate Dealmakers and takes a close look at the ups and downs of Wall Street compensation.September 5, 2011
The interview issue asks all the pertinent questions to six experts in their respective fields, while the market for multiple sclerosis therapies provides an evocative case study on dealmaking.July 25, 2011
The Deal magazine gets up close and personal with faces of the middle market and charts the new hits of the music business as it shifts away from label dominance.June 27, 2011
Despite trying financial times, the spotlight shines on the private equity deals of the year that were deftly executed and held to the principle of creating value.
Berkery Noyes managing partner John Shea talks to The Deal Pipeline about the evolution of PE buyers.
PricewaterhouseCoopers' Manuel Iraola chats with The Deal Pipeline about why the majority of deals remain incomplete in Brazil.
The halt in new employment may be attributed to more investment banks deferring compensation.
FTC Commissioner Jon Leibowitz discusses his agency's more aggressive stance and what to expect next.
J.P. Morgan's Eric Fornell joined Wells Fargo Securities's energy and M&A investment banking team, and Kirkland & Ellis' Elaine Walsh jumped Baker Botts.
As the companies square off over confis, their talks surrounding whose CEO would run a combined entity get a rare public airing.
Along with Edwin Soeryadjaya, he has built one of Indonesia's pioneering private equity shops in Saratoga Capital.
BB&T does a dubious deal for BankAtlantic, SBA goes for more towers, and P&G says a tax-free farewell to Pringles.
As the computer company does more deals, its senior vice president of corporate strategy continues to build his thick, meticulous M&A playbook.
The target is the last significant independent analog chipmaker of the northern nation.
Rupert Murdoch's U.K. newspapers may yet come on the block as his battered son moves to Manhattan.
Mostly hirings, some firings, defections, new offices, retirements and fond remembrances when appropriate.
The SEC's current enforcement macher finds himself in the crossfire between practicality and populism.
An improved share price and a greater sense of regulatory certainty has primed the company for deals. Targets? Anything to boost the size and efficiency of its managed-care offerings.
In its 51 years, the company has operated under four different business plans, but its rise to prominence has depended largely on acquisitions.
The company's M&A relies on an 12-member sophisticated in-house unit as well as a broad stable of outside financial and legal advisers.
The Baltimore publisher thought it had confirmation of a reorganization plan in hand. Then a rarity: The plan was successfully appealed.
The three brothers were burned in varying degrees by the real estate slump, but the mother who instilled an entrepreneurial spirit in them is betting on a comeback.
Lehman Brothers casts a long shadow over the tables, now and into the future.
Excessive rulemaking undermines regulation, as a Tower of Babel drowns out sense.
Bloomberg outs the complaints of folks who aren't feeling as wealthy as they'd like, all of which goes to prove that it's more profitable to chide the rich than understand the poor.
With 20 media subsectors, the report looks into the sufferers, the stoics and the lucky few for whom disruption means benefits for them and distress for others.
The judge questions CEOs who cook up cozy deals with private equity firms.
New media ownership limits may be set after the November elections.
After a miserable second half of 2011, the leveraged markets bounced back, bringing joy to sponsors and energy dealmakers.
What would happen if you sat down a PE executive, an activist, a lobbyist, a pension fund investment officer and the exec's attorney for a conversation about carried interest?
There are five key factors to remember when considering opportunities in the middle market of the media industry.
Recent rulings, and the statutes on which they are premised, are an unequivocal invitation to practitioners to custom-tailor their operating agreements to better fit their clients.
While further guidance is expected soon, several typical Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act provisions have emerged in private equity fund agreements and side letters.