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  1. Rio Tinto, GE Partner on Rail Network (RIO, GE)

    Rio Tinto and global industrial conglomerate General Electric Company have agreed ...
  2. Top 5 Companies Owned by AIG

    AIG is one of the largest insurance companies in the world, with dozens of companies ...
  3. Assessing DuPont Stock Valuation (DOW, DD)

    Despite the strong outperformance over the past twelve months, DuPont shares have ...
  4. Top 5 Companies Owned by DuPont (DD)

    DuPont is one of the world’s largest producers of chemicals and agricultural products. ...
  5. General Electric Buys European 3-D Printing Companies ...

    With these acquisitions, GE plans to use the printing technology to manufacture aircraft ...
  6. Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Q2 Profits Rise ...

    Berkshire's growth was driven by the company's acquisitions, including battery manufacturer ...
  1. Rio Tinto, GE Partner on Rail Network (RIO, GE)

    Rio Tinto and global industrial conglomerate General Electric Company have agreed ...
  2. Top 5 Companies Owned by AIG

    AIG is one of the largest insurance companies in the world, with dozens of companies ...
  3. Assessing DuPont Stock Valuation (DOW, DD)

    Despite the strong outperformance over the past twelve months, DuPont shares have ...
  4. 3M Headed for the Buy Zone (MMM)

    Dow component 3M broke out to an all-time high in June and is now pulling back to ...
  5. Top 5 Companies Owned by DuPont (DD)

    DuPont is one of the world’s largest producers of chemicals and agricultural products. ...
  6. General Electric Buys European 3-D Printing Companies ...

    With these acquisitions, GE plans to use the printing technology to manufacture aircraft ...
  1. Charles Koch Biography

    Charles de Ganahl Koch is the CEO and co-owner of Koch Industries, an oil and industrial ...
  1. What is the difference between a green field and a brown field investment?

    Read about the advantages and disadvantages of pursuing green field or brown field investments in the foreign direct investment, ...
  2. Why is the 1982 AT&T breakup considered one of the most successful spinoffs in history?

    AT&T had a history reaching back to 1885 and, as a government-supported monopoly, was a highly profitable company. Colloquially ...
  3. What are the differences between affiliate, associate and subsidiary companies?

    All three of these terms refer to the degree of ownership that a parent company holds in another company. In most cases, ...
  4. How do businesses decide whether to do FDI via green field investments or acquisitions?

    When businesses decide to expand their operations to another country, one of the more important dilemmas they can face is ...
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