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  • How Does $130 Billion Sound

    Verizon, the company behind the ubiquitous “Can you hear me now” commercials, agreed to pay $130 billion to buy out partner Vodafone Group’s stake in its U.S. wireless business.The deal, which ranks as the third-largest in corporate history, ends an often tense 14-year partnership between Verizon, led by CEO Lowell McAdam, and Britain’s Vodafone.

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  • All Smiles

    Two of the advertising industry’s biggest companies, Omnicom and Publicis, announced a $35 billion deal over the weekend. The combination creates a behemoth with a combined $23 billion in revenue and vaults it above WPP as the world’s largest ad agency.

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    Deal Code Name Challenge

    Bankers and lawyers negotiating deals often use code names to prevent press leaks. As the deal economy has grown, they have become an integral part of Wall Street M&A culture. Test your knowledge with our code name quiz.

    Peter Lauria 10 months ago 4 responses