MAY 17 2018

Commentary: Walmart Acquires Flipkart – The India Scenario

M&A

What’s the deal? Putting an end to all rumors and speculations making the rounds about the Walmart-Flipkart deal, Walmart, America’s largest retail chain, on 9th May, 2018, finally closed the deal at US$16 billion by acquiring Flipkart, India’s largest e-commerce platform. The buyout, touted as one of the biggest e-commerce deals, has led Walmart to…

Read the rest

SEP 28 2016

Shire-Baxalta Deal – Post Merger Opportunities

Health Care, M&A

In January 2016, Shire Plc., an Irish specialty biopharmaceutical company, announced that it will combine with Baxalta Inc., a biopharmaceutical company that was formed as a result of spun off biopharmaceutical division of Baxter International, to become one of the global leaders in the rare diseases segment. The US$32 billion merger deal closed in June…

Read the rest