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  • India's biggest conglomerate Tata Group launched an ecommerce venture on Friday, as it seeks to cash in on rising purchasing power in a market dominated by deep-pocketed international retailers and startups backed by global tech investors. The group said it developed its Tata Cliq website over a year and a half at a cost …

  • A woman uses a computer keyboard in this photo illustration taken in Sydney

    India's biggest conglomerate Tata Group launched an e-commerce venture on Friday, as it seeks to cash in on rising purchasing power in a market dominated by deep-pocketed international retailers and startups backed by global tech investors. The group said it developed its Tata Cliq website over a year-and-a-half at a cost …

  • New York real estate developer Ashkenazy Acquisition Corp. offered to buy a controlling stake in Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings Ltd., a unit of distressed Israeli conglomerate IDB Development Ltd., ...

  • Sony Offers Lukewarm Fiscal 2016 Guidance, Stock Flat Zacks - Thu, May 26, 2016 13:35 BST

    Multinational conglomerate Sony Corporation (SNE) recently issued its forecast for fiscal 2016, for the year ending Mar 31, 2017.

  • Indian Stocks Jump Most in Asia as Larsen Soars on Earnings

    Larsen & Toubro Ltd. rose as much as 12 percent, the biggest intraday gain in five years, in Mumbai trading after India’s biggest engineering conglomerate reported better-than-expected earnings and forecast ...

  • Alstom sues GE for breach of train signal sales contract Reuters - Wed, May 25, 2016 17:22 BST
    The logo of Dow Jones Industrial Average stock market index listed company General Electric

    French rail transport company Alstom SA (ALSO.PA) has filed a U.S. lawsuit accusing General Electric Co (GE.N) of breach of contract related to last November's sale of the American industrial conglomerate's train-signaling business. According to a complaint made public on Tuesday night in U.S. District Court in Manhattan, …

  • Ubisoft Said to Seek White Knight to Fend Off Vivendi @ Bloomberg - Wed, May 25, 2016 16:50 BST
    Ubisoft Said to Seek White Knight to Fend Off Vivendi

    Ubisoft Entertainment is working with financial advisers to find a white knight that will help it fend off the unwanted embrace of media conglomerate Vivendi SA and its chairman, Vincent Bollore, according ...

  • Sipp Industries, Inc. , a diversified conglomerate corporation specializing in technology, manufacturing and distribution of commercial and consumer products announces it has been awarded a new contract ...

  • The only U.S. firm bigger than Dimon’s bank is Warren Buffett’s giant conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway, which boasts holdings in industries like insurance railroads, housing and energy, alongside its investments in fellow Global 2000 members like Kraft Heinz, American Express, Coca-Cola and others. The FORBES Global 2000 …

  • Sumner Redstone appoints two new members to his trust Reuters - Tue, May 24, 2016 15:37 BST
    Sumner Redstone arrives at premiere of The Guilt Trip in Los Angeles

    Sumner Redstone, chairman emeritus of Viacom Inc said on Tuesday he has appointed two‎ new trustees to a trust that will determine the direction of the media conglomerate and CBS in the event of his incapacitation or death. The two trustees are executive vice president and general counsel of National Amusements Inc, Redstone's …

  • Eggless Mayo Maker Taps Investors to Become Vegan Conglomerate

    Hampton Creek Inc., best known for making an eggless version of mayonnaise, is looking to raise fresh capital to fuel its expansion into a vegan conglomerate selling everything from plant-based “oysters” ...

  • [$$] Chinese Buyers Pay Security Deposits @ The Wall Street Journal - Tue, May 24, 2016 00:46 BST

    U.S. computer distributor Ingram Micro Inc. got more than a handshake in February when it signed a takeover deal with a Chinese conglomerate.

  • Samsung hopes to expand U.S. reach with replica drugs @ MarketWatch - Mon, May 23, 2016 23:22 BST

    Samsung Group said Tuesday its near-replica of Johnson & Johnson’s blockbuster arthritis drug Remicade has been accepted for review by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, marking the South Korean conglomerate’s ...

  • Director dealings: Jardine Matheson's Keswick sells shares Sharecast - Mon, May 23, 2016 18:18 BST

    (ShareCast News) - Simon Keswick, a descendent of the founders of Jardine Matheson, has sold US$425,608-worth of shares in the legendary Asian conglomerate.

  • Bayer Offers To Buy Monsanto For $62 Billion @ Forbes - Mon, May 23, 2016 13:07 BST

    Bayer, a German conglomerate best known for its powerhouse life sciences business that includes products like Aspirin, Alka-Seltzer, Claritin, Copportone Sunscreen and Xarelto, is looking to expand in the agriculture business by buying U.S. seed giant Monsanto.

  • Tata to decide on UK steel assets as bid deadline nears Sharecast - Mon, May 23, 2016 09:45 BST

    (ShareCast News) - Companies interested in buying Tata's UK steel assets have until today to submit their bids to the Indian conglomerate.

  • Cima Group, a telecommunications and digital conglomerate, announced today they have finalized the acquisition of Knetik Inc, a Platform as a Service company that provides intelligent revenue-optimization with its business rules automation, digital and physical entitlements, and contextualized analytics. Knetik is already …

  • BASF Is Sleeping Giant on Deals as Bayer Moves on Monsanto @ Bloomberg - Thu, May 19, 2016 14:36 BST
    BASF Is Sleeping Giant on Deals as Bayer Moves on Monsanto

    With an aversion to overpaying and conviction that a conglomerate approach is best, Germany’s BASF SE has so far sat out the biggest-ever consolidation wave in the global crop chemicals and seeds industry....

  • Tata Communications Sells 17 Data Centers for $633 Million @ Bloomberg - Thu, May 19, 2016 06:21 BST
    Tata Communications Sells 17 Data Centers for $633 Million

    Tata Communications Ltd., part of India’s biggest conglomerate, announced the sale of 74 percent stake in its data center business to a unit of Temasek Holdings for an enterprise value of $633 million ...

  • The logo of Lotte Hotel is seen at a Lotte Hotel in Seoul

    South Korea's Hotel Lotte Co Ltd [HTLOT.UL] plans a share sale worth up to 5.7 trillion won ($4.85 billion) next month, sources said on Wednesday, in what would be the world's biggest initial public offering since late 2015. The sprawling Lotte Group said last year it would list Hotel Lotte, which includes the third-largest …

  • Guo Guangchang, Chairman of Fosun International, attends an interview with Reuters in Lisbon

    Fosun Group, China's largest private conglomerate, is aiming to become a world leader in insurance, tourism and healthcare but also has a "clear plan" to reduce its debts, chairman and co-founder Guo Guangchang said on Tuesday. In an exclusive interview with Reuters, Guo said his group <0656.HK> - which up to now has largely …

  • Sipp Industries, Inc. , a diversified conglomerate corporation specializing in technology, manufacturing and distribution of commercial and consumer products announces it has begun production of its second ...

  • Eight budget airlines in Asia Pacific form world's largest alliance of low-cost carriers @ International Business Times Finance ONC UK - Tue, May 17, 2016 00:46 BST
    Eight budget airlines in Asia Pacific form world's largest alliance of low-cost carriers

    Eight budget airlines from the Asia Pacific region have joined hands to form the world's largest alliance of low-cost carriers. The new alliance will enable customers to book connecting flights using a shared platform that brings together a conglomerate of low-cost airline carriers. Singapore Airlines' medium- to long-haul …

  • Is Apple Still A Growth Stock As Buffett And Value Mutual Funds Pile In? @ Investor's Business Daily - Mon, May 16, 2016 21:21 BST

    Warren Buffett chomped on nearly 10 million Apple (AAPL) shares in the first quarter, marking his conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway's (BRKB) first investment foray in Apple. The news did more than help Apple ...

  • Gannett boosts bid for Tribune newspapers to $864 mn

    Gannett's bid to acquire rival Tribune Publishing would bring together two large newspaper groups which have been spun off from larger media conglomerates

  • Gannett boosts bid for Tribune newspapers to $864 mn

    Gannett's bid to acquire rival Tribune Publishing would bring together two large newspaper groups which have been spun off from larger media conglomerates

  • HNA Group in Talks for Stake in Singapore Logistics Firm CWT Bloomberg - Mon, May 16, 2016 00:23 BST

    HNA Group Co., the Chinese conglomerate that controls the country’s fourth-largest airline, is in exclusive talks with the biggest shareholder of CWT Ltd. for a potential acquisition of shares in the Singapore-based ...

  • [$$] HNA Group in Exclusive Talks With Singapore Logistics Firm Shareholders @ The Wall Street Journal - Mon, May 16, 2016 00:09 BST

    CWT said its controlling shareholders have entered into exclusive talks to sell their stake in the logistics firm to a unit of Chinese conglomerate HNA Group in a deal that could value the company at about ...

  • SINGAPORE/HONG KONG, May 13 (Reuters) - China's Fosun International is among suitors bidding for ACR Capital Holdings Pte Ltd, the owner of Singapore's biggest reinsurance firm, in a deal valued at around $1 billion, people with knowledge of the matter said. If Fosun were to be successful, it would be the first major deal …

  • SINGAPORE/HONG KONG, May 13 (Reuters) - China's Fosun International is among suitors bidding for ACR Capital Holdings Pte Ltd which owns Singapore's biggest reinsurance firm in a deal valued at around $1 billion, people with knowledge of the matter said. Fosun, one of China's most globally recognised conglomerates, and …

  • Bouygues Shares Jump on Improving Telecom Division Results @ Bloomberg - Fri, May 13, 2016 06:35 BST

    Bouygues SA shares surged after the building and media conglomerate said results at its telecommunications business improved and France’s construction market is stabilizing.

  • Tata Steel crisis: Sajid Javid's proposal to change pension plan faces resistance @ International Business Times Finance ONC UK - Fri, May 13, 2016 06:26 BST
    Tata Steel crisis: Sajid Javid's proposal to change pension plan faces resistance

    In an effort to make the takeover of Tata Steel UK more attractive to potential buyers, Business Secretary Sajid Javid had recently proposed a plan to change the British Steel pension fund. Tata, the Indian conglomerate which put its UK steel operations for sale, has said its pension fund, which has 133,000 members, has …

  • [$$] Billionaire Li Ka-shing Needs This Stock @ Barrons.com - Fri, May 13, 2016 05:01 BST

    Power Assets Holdings disappointed shareholders this week after the Hong Kong-based electricity supplier backed out of a proposed special dividend. Power Assets (6.HK), a subsidiary of the Hong Kong billionaire’s ports-to-telecoms conglomerate CK Hutchison (1.HK), said in March it was looking to pay a special dividend …

  • [$$] GE Offers Dependable Growth and Income Too @ Barrons.com - Thu, May 12, 2016 22:14 BST

    JPMorgan doesn’t expect General Electric to keep powering higher. Early Thursday, analyst Stephen Tusa became the latest voice on Wall Street to raise concerns about the conglomerate, resuming coverage on GE (GE) with an Underweight rating.

  • Kohl's and Apple slump, Monsanto and Jack in the Box climb Associated Press - Thu, May 12, 2016 21:41 BST

    Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market NYSE Monsanto Co., up $7.58 to $97.92 News reports said German conglomerate Bayer might ...

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