Verizon Is Said to Be Near a Deal to Acquire Yahoo

Verizon has long been considered a front-runner to buy Yahoo’s core internet businesses. An announcement could come as early as next week. Advertisements


SoftBank Group Nears Deal to Buy ARM Holdings

While the negotiations are not yet final, the purchase of ARM, a British software company, could be the first large-scale transaction since Britain voted to leave the European Union.

U.F.C. Sells Itself for $4 Billion

The talent giant WME-IMG is getting backing from private equity heavyweights to acquire the mixed martial arts league from the Fertitta brothers.