Morgan Stanley buys E*Trade, as the retail brokerage sector consolidates. Sycamore picks up stake in Victoria's Secret. New Forever 21 owners plan to keep stores afloat. PE News from TA and Thompson Street.
Charles Schwab buys TD Ameritrade in a deal poised to reshape the brokerage industry. LVMH expands global retail portfolio with Tiffany acquisition. Novartis picks up makes pharmaceutical purchase. Viagogo buys Stubhub from eBay. Kroger, Walmart, invest in smart supermarkets.