Drinks giant Diageo is reportedly exploring the sale of a trio of non-core brands including Pimm's.
Saint-Gobain is in advanced talks to acquire Australian rival CSR, the construction materials group confirmed on Wednesday.
Walmart said on Tuesday that it has agreed to buy Vizio in a $2. 3bn deal.
Shares in Currys surged more than 35% on Monday after US private equity firm Elliott Advisors and China ecommerce giant JD. com on Monday confirmed they were considering separate bids for struggling British electrical retailer.
Polymetal International said on Monday that it has agreed to sell its Russian business to Russian precious metals miner Mangazeya Mining for around $3. 69bn.
HireRight said on Friday that it has agreed to be bought by General Atlantic and Stone Point Capital after the private equity firms raised their offer for the employee screening company to $1. 65bn.
Bank of Georgia confirmed on Thursday that it is in advanced talks with Ameriabank about a potential acquisition of the Armenian bank.
Swisscom has become the sole party still in discussions with Vodafone Group about its Italian assets, it was reported on Thursday.
Barclays is considering bidding for Societe Generale’s UK private bank, it was reported on Thursday.
AO World jumped on Thursday, having announced after the close of markets on Thursday that it had the bought intellectual property rights of mobile phone retailer A1 Comms from administration for £2. 2m in cash.
BAE Systems said on Wednesday that it has now received all regulatory approvals necessary for its £4. 4bn acquisition of Ball Aerospace from Ball Corporation and that the deal should complete in the coming days.
Virgin Money said on Wednesday that it has agreed to buy Abrdn’s stake in their joint investment platform for £20m.
Australian bank Macquarie was said to be closing in on a deal to acquire the wholesale arm of British broadband provider TalkTalk.
US oil and gas company Diamondback Energy said on Monday that it has agreed to buy rival Endeavor Energy Resources in a $26bn deal.
Tritax Big Box said it had agreed terms on a possible bid for UK Commercial Property REIT in an all-share deal worth £924m.
Travel food outlet operator SSP Group on Monday said it had bought Airport Retail Enterprises in Australia for an undisclosed sum.
US building and construction materials company Owens Corning said on Friday that it has agreed to buy Masonite, a provider of interior and exterior doors and door systems, in a $3. 9bn deal.
UK supermarket giant Tesco has sold its most of its retail banking business to Barclays for £600m, the two companies said on Friday.
Packaging company DS Smith surged on Thursday after confirming it has received "a highly preliminary expression of interest" from rival Mondi.
US data management company Veritas is selling its data protection unit to rival Cohesity, an American data security firm backed by SoftBank, Reuters announced late Wednesday.