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Recent Event Driven coverage, insights and press mentions


TWX/T: In Exclusive Interview, Delrahim Says ‘Certain People Have Had The Incentive to Politicize This Matter’

Makan Delrahim told Event Driven today when asked if he was nervous about going to court, “Do I look nervous? Do I look nervous to you? I stand by…

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Monsanto/Bayer CFIUS Review Is Focusing on Food Security, Phosphorus and Possibly Data Security

Monsanto and Bayer have yet to disclose a formal filing with CFIUS but the parties are having preliminary discussions with CFIUS staff on “food…

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Major CFIUS Reform Legislation Introduced But Murky Path to Enactment Runs Into 2018

Senators John Cornyn (R-TX) and Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), and Reps. Robert Pittenger (R-NC) and Denny Heck (D-WA) have introduced long-awaited…

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NXTM/FMS: Fresenius Already Too Big, Industry Players Say

Fresenius is already a monopoly, said a representative of Mount Sinai Health System…

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QCOM/AVGO: Potential Deal Could Face Regulatory Risk on RF Products, Increasing Risk of NXP Deal Breakup – Analysis

While the primary businesses of both Qualcomm and Broadcom do not significantly overlap, the Qualcomm acquisition of NXP Semiconductors…

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BRCD/AVGO: Broadcom’s Return to US Augurs Well for CFIUS Approval of Brocade Acquisition

Broadcom announced today that it will redomicile its headquarters from Singapore back to the United States, citing today’s…

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ROK/EMR: Antitrust Review to Focus on Automation Component Product Lines, if Deal Materializes

Regulatory review of Emerson Electric and Rockwell will likely focus on product overlaps in several key areas…

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MON/BAYN: Though EC Still Assessing Deal, Further Divestitures Unlikely to be Required, Sources Say

The BASF divestiture addressed many of the primary antitrust issues for the EC review of the deal. While the clock is…

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Sources Say Monday Introduction of Bipartisan CFIUS Legislation With Treasury Support for Mandatory Filing

Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) and Representative Robert Pittenger (R-NC) will introduce CFIUS reform legislation as early as Monday, Oct. 30…

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BRCD/AVGO: Singapore PM Comments on CFIUS to Event Driven ‘Not Aware of Any Pending Issues’

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, in response to Event Driven’s question as to whether the Singapore business community has…

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S/TMUS: DOJ and FCC Have Begun Preliminary Review of Deal

A source familiar with the matter told Event Driven that the DOJ has requested information on Sprint and T-Mobile’s wireless businesses from…

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TRCO/SBGI: Opponents View DOJ as Likely to Approve Deal, Now Focusing Advocacy on Capitol Hill and FCC

With high likelihood of the DOJ clearing TRCO/SGBI via a consent decree, opponents hope Congress will pressure the FCC into delaying or blocking…

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NXTM/FMS: Hit With Second Request; Industry Draws Lines on Pricing, Innovation

The FTC issued a Second Request for additional information to NxStage and Fresenius, extending the regulatory review period. The review will likely…

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Event Driven Webinar Series: The EU Looks to Institute Its Own CFIUS Regime

Access a recording of the panel discussion with industry experts Andrew Lowenthal, Damien Levie, Nicolas Veron and Nova Daly…

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Event Driven TMT Reporter Lydia Beyoud Participates in the Reporter Roundtable on C-SPAN’s “The Communicators”

Lydia Beyoud and other industry reporters talk about top issues facing the Federal Communications Commission, Congress and communications…

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Event Driven Financial Services Analyst Andrew Lowenthal Quoted in MarketWatch

The Department of Education ended an information sharing agreement with the CFPB putting borrowers at risk, advocates say…

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Event Driven TMT Reporter Lydia Beyoud Interviews FCC Commissioner Michael O’Rielly on C-SPAN’s “The Communicators”

Lydia Beyoud discusses tech/telecom with Federal Communications Commissioner Michael O’Rielly on “The Communicators” on C-SPAN…

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Event Driven Webinar Series: Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States

The Event Driven team of reporters and analysts hosted a webinar on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. EDT to discuss the Committee on…

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Event Driven TMT Reporter Lydia Beyoud Moderates Panel for AT&T’s Policy Forum

On June 27th, AT&T’s Policy Forum hosted the symposium: Next Generation Networks: The Advent of Open Operating Systems. As part of their…

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Event Driven TMT Reporter Lydia Beyoud interviews Representative Marsha Blackburn on C-SPAN’s “The Communicators”

Representative Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) and Event Driven telecom, media and technology reporter Lydia Beyoud discuss the recent vote by the FCC…

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Reorg Research Opens Washington, D.C., Office to Spearhead New Event Driven Product

Event Driven team to provide insights on market-moving developments to equity investors, lawyers, traders and other professionals…

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