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.
2012 may bring an uptick in European M&A due to forced asset sales from the European debt crisis says Tim Emmerson, Sullivan & Cromwell's head of European M&A.
In this sponsored video, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP's head of corporate practice Matthew Herman discusses the three key considerations when non-U.S. buyers are looking to buy a U.S.-based public company.
A conversation with the Debevoise & Plimpton lawyer, who recently won the Judge Learned Hand Award.
The DOJ attorney wins a tax-prep case — the first antitrust victory in a decade for the department — and moves on to a greater challenge: the AT&T–T-Mobile merger.
The former CEO of PepsiCo's Western European operations joins PAI Partners, where he'll oversee its portfolio performance group.
Dell brings aboard the entrepreneur-in-residence as a mergers adviser.
Goldman Sachs rises in Colombia's M&A league tables under the guidance of the managing director.
Now among the top 10 bookrunners, Royal Bank of Canada's corporate and investment banking arm has gone on a hiring binge in recent years, taking on seasoned veterans of defunct firms and shedding its middle-market image in the process.
Scotiabank makes a move in Colombia, pipeline deals keep pumping, and some familiar faces in restaurant deals.
One major reason for the Internet giant's expansion is its aggressive acquisition strategy.
The founders of Kosmix help the retail giant straddle the lines between retail, social and mobile.
The power of the chancellor of Germany over the rest of the euro zone is increasingly difficult to ignore.
UBS was a consolation prize for Sergio Ermotti, who joined the Swiss bank in April and officially became its CEO in November after a rogue-trading scandal forced the resignation of Oswald Grübel.
Big Oil's absence has given second-tier oil companies access to first-tier assets, often at deep discounts.
Heavily levered companies financed by LBOs during the buyout boom face the Great Wall of Maturities, whose day of reckoning has been put off but not resolved.
Energy Future Holdings, Clear Channel and Caesars could fall victim to their mountains of debt.
The city's buyout shops have deep roots, and despite the disappearance of money center banks, they are doing very well, thank you.
In their support of Chicago nonprofits, buyout executives are not in search of publicity but rather give to organizations that engage them.
A veteran investor from the Windy City looks back on the business and deals he made.
Check out the latest bankruptcy statistics involving bankers, law firms, crisis management firms and more.
With digital TV squeezing out commercials, the next wave of film financing could well be advertiser-owned studios.
Access to information proverbially levels the playing field and drives out the fee-taking middleman, and yet we miss the buggers when they're gone. Experience, training, nuance and perspective depart with them, leaving Google.
Columbia Law School honors recently retired Delaware Chancellor William Chandler with a day-long tribute, where the focus was on the rise in M&A litigation brought by shareholders.
The new rules prohibit a reverse merger company from applying to list on a major U.S. exchange until it's traded on the U.S. OTC Bulletin Board or on another regulated U.S. or foreign exchange for one year.
Sponsors often raise capital in Brazil and internationally, and inflation and currency fluctuations have attracted investor attention and been reflected in fund-term negotiations.
A few simple steps can improve corporate governance and breathe new life into the moribund market for initial public offerings.
Restructuring in government requires some hard choices. When it comes to the Postal Service, it means getting out the map.