General Growth Properties shares surged more than 17 percent Tuesday amid chatter that Brookfield Property Partners has been in talks to acquire the U.S.-based retail real estate investment trust. Brookfield notably holds a 35 percent stake in GGP. And GGP's portfolio consists of mainly "Class A" malls, or those that...
Amazon has been mulling getting into the prescription drug business. Amazon is already in a range of businesses that touch on the multitrillion medical sector, including selling surgical equipment and supplies, as well as its cloud software services which many big health-care companies use. But if it wants to get into...
CVS Health will acquire Aetna for roughly $69 billion in cash and stock in a first-of-its kind deal aimed at fending off challenges in retail and health care, the companies announced on Sunday. The landmark agreement is one of the year's largest so far. It comes as insurers are under...