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Marijuana for sale at the MedMen store in West Hollywood, California.

The cannabis producer Cronos spikes after confirming it has held talks with the Marlboro maker Altria

The cannabis producer Cronos Group confirmed Tuesday that it held talks with the cigarette maker Altria about Altria taking a stake in the company.
CVS Health President and CEO Larry J. Merlo

CVS officially completed its $70 billion deal with Aetna almost a year after it was announced, creating a new kind of healthcare company

The deal forms a new kind of healthcare company that includes the largest retail pharmacy in the US as well as one of the largest insurance companies.
PlanGrid CEO Tracy Young just sold her company for $875 million.

$27 billion Autodesk just acquired the Google and Sequoia-backed construction-startup PlanGrid

Autodesk, which makes the well-known architecture software AutoCAD, announced its $875 million acquisition Tuesday.
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Please enjoy this video of actor Michael Rapaport freaking out over a cat

Michael Rappaport freaking out over a cat is the best thing you'll see all day, possibly all week.
Ward Waltemath and Barry O'Brien were promoted to partner at Goldman Sachs on Wednesday.

Goldman Sachs just promoted 2 star tech bankers to one of the most elite clubs on Wall Street — here’s how they started their morning

Meet star technology bankers Barry O’Brien and Ward Waltemath, two of the 69 bankers promoted to partner on Wednesday.
Swiss bank UBS CEO Sergio Ermotti addresses a news conference to present the company's results of the first quarter in Zurich May 6, 2014.

UBS may turn to M&A to boost an $800 billion business and keep up with US giants like BlackRock and Vanguard

UBS is reportedly considering acquisitions and joint-ventures to bolster its $800 billion asset management business.
IBM CEO Ginni Rometty

IT’S OFFICIAL: IBM is acquiring software company Red Hat for $34 billion

IBM plans to acquire the software company Red Hat for $34 billion, or $190 a share — more than 60% above Red Hat's Friday closing stock price.
Incoming GitHub CEO Nat Friedman (left) and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella (right)

GitHub is now officially part of Microsoft following the close of its $7.5 billion acquisition

Microsoft acquired the developer platform for $7.5 billion in a deal first reported in June by Business Insider. Now, it's time for GitHub's new CEO Nat Friedman to get down to business.
Front CEO Mathilde Collin

This first-time CEO has a 100% approval rating on Glassdoor and her company just made its first acquisition

Front is a shared inbox product that works just like email and used by companies to manage conversations with customers. On Tuesday, it acquired the calendar software startup, Meetingbird.
SendGrid, which went public in November 2017 with a market cap around $725 million, will soon join Twilio at valuation around $2 billion.

$7.2 billion Twilio is spending $2 billion to buy one of its publicly-traded partners

Twilio will acquire SendGrid in an all-stock deal set to close in the first half of 2019.