The Taiwanese financial services group has offered to buy a majority stake in Tokyo Star Bank for $527 million.
The Japanese telecom giant has purchased two U.S. cloud computing companies for a combined $875 million.
The Japanese oil company is participating in an equal-share joint venture with AltaGas Ltd. to acquire a 66.7 percent stake in Canada's Petrogas for $748.5 million.
M&A specialist Jeremy White was previously a counsel at Allen & Overy.
The Japanese carmaker on Friday agreed to settle allegations of sudden acceleration defects following a $3 million verdict in a case in which a jury that was scheduled to determine punitive damages later that day.
Just a few days after acquiring a majority stake in Finnish online gaming company Supercell, the Japanese Internet and telecommunications giant has agreed to pay $1.26 billion for a 57 percent stake in Miami-based mobile-phone company Brightstar Corp.
For international firms, China has generally been a tale of two cities: Beijing and Shanghai. But a number of firms are starting to eye second-tier markets like Chongqing, Dalian, Guangzhou, Shenzhen and Qingdao.