M&A Slows as Stock Market Rally Fails to Spark 2013 Comeback

M&A Slows as Stock Market Rally Fails to Spark 2013 Comeback

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Dealmaking in the quarter was dominated by a handful of large transactions, such as SoftBank Corp.’s sweetened offer to take control of U.S. telecommunications provider Sprint Nextel Corp., which has a market value of $21 billion.