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Failing upwards

6 August 2014 By Quentin Webb

Fox’s bid for Time Warner and Sprint’s tilt at T-Mobile US are the latest big deals to fall over. Collapses accompany M&A booms. Rising confidence spurs bidders to take bigger risks – and encourages targets to hold out for more. And the bolder the deal, the more regulators fret.

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