One mega-deal at a mega price. The rest was dreary.
Central banks seem leery about the Chinese yuan.
Hot and heavy breathing behind the scenes, leaked to calm the markets.
“We are looking at all options.”
This is the big one. It makes steel and aluminum tariffs look like a game.
A whole industry has sprung up on both sides of the Pacific to dodge the rules on both sides of the Pacific.
“Any substantially equivalent merger, acquisition, or takeover, whether effected directly or indirectly, is also prohibited.”
The Chinese government has taken over its management, and its CEO is under investigation.
And this is just the beginning.
For proper effect, the directives were purposefully leaked to the media.