Pioneer Natural Resources Co (NYSE: PXD) announced today that it entered into a definitive agreement under which Pioneer is going to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE) in an all-stock transaction.
First Citizens BancShares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FCNCA) and CIT Group Inc. (NYSE: CIT) jointly announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which the companies will combine in an all-stock merger of equals.
SpartanNash (NASDAQ:SPTN) recently announced that it has given Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) the right to buy up to 5.44 million of its total outstanding stock — which has a value of about 15% of the grocery company.
YCharts — a cloud-based investment analytics and communications platform for RIAs, broker-dealers, and asset managers — announced LLR Partners completed a growth recapitalization in partnership with the management team.
Caesars Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: CZR) and William Hill PLC (LSE: WMH) announced that Caesars will acquire the entire issued and to be issued share capital of William Hill for approximately £2.9 billion.