Logan Beirne

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​​SPACs Hunt for Acquisitions Amid Scarce Prey

Even as some analysts warn of “a death spiral for SPACs,” United Gear & Assembly, Inc., a subsidiary of United Stars Holdings, Inc., announced plans to go...

Timber: Lumber Companies Merge Amid Crashing Prices

Just as once soaring lumber prices topple back to earth, Boise Cascade has announced its acquisition of Coastal Plywood Company for $512 million. Expected to close in...

Heartland Express Trucks on as Industry Stumbles

As the trucking industry appears to have rapidly fallen from boom to bust, Heartland Express, Inc. announced that it has acquired 100% of the equity of dry...

M&A Slows from Sizzle to Fizzle

Merger & Acquisition activity has dropped off significantly in recent months as global economic turmoil has shaken companies’ appetites for dealmaking. According to Matterhorn’s M&A database, which...

Carvana Goes Physical in Bid to Jump-Start Stalled Growth

After riding the tidal wave of demand for used cars during the pandemic, e-retailer Carvana has announced its plan to acquire ADESAs’ U.S. physical auction business from...

Silicon Yalie: Pfizer Acquires Yale-Rooted Biohaven

Yale University’s decades-long quest to transform New Haven into an innovation center was catapulted into the spotlight this week as Pfizer announced its acquisition of Biohaven Pharmaceuticals...