Merger & Acquisition ( M&A)

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Sep 23

Illumina Buys Bill Gates and Jeff Bezos-Backed Cancer-Testing Firm Grail for $8 Billion

Illumina, the gene-sequencing company, is to buy cancer screening startup Grail, in a cash-and-stock deal worth $8 billion. Grail, which develops blood tests to identify early-stage cancers, is backed by Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos and billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates. Founded by Illumina in 2016, GRAIL, a standalone company, is powered... read more →
Sep 23

Accenture to Acquire N3 to Help Clients Drive Sales Growth in a Virtual Environment

Microsoft plans to acquire ZeniMax Media, the parent company of Bethesda Softworks, one of the largest, privately-held game developers and publishers in the world. Under the terms of the agreement, Microsoft will acquire ZeniMax Media for $7.5 billion in cash. ZeniMax, parent company of Bethesda Softworks, has developed critically acclaimed... read more →
Sep 22
Sep 22

Acquisitions by Top Technology Companies in 2020

Leading technology companies acquire startups regularly to stay competitive. The technology focus areas of acquired companies provide signals about current and emerging technology trends. Intellizence tracks acquisitions by top technology companies from various public sources. We have analyzed over 40 acquisitions by 13 top technology companies so far this year.... read more →
Sep 18

Ericsson Buys CradlePoint in $1.1 Billion Deal to Accelerate 5G for Enterprises

Ericsson, the leading providers of Information and Communication Technology, has acquired  CradlePoint, the US-based market leader in Wireless Edge WAN 4G, and 5G Enterprise solutions, for $1.1 billion. The investment will help Ericsson expand faster in the rapidly changing 5G Enterprise space.  Cradlepoint complements Ericsson’s existing 5G Enterprise portfolio, which... read more →
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Bayer Completes Acquisition of the UK-based Biotech Company KaNDy Therapeutics

Bayer, a global leader in women’s healthcare, has completed the acquisition of UK-based biotech company KaNDy Therapeutics Ltd. With this acquisition, Bayer plans to expand its drug development pipeline in women’s healthcare.  Bayer is a recognized leader in the area of women's healthcare, with a commitment to delivering science for... read more →