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Loan notes to build war chest – yet firm denies it's eyeing up a fresh buyout Palo Alto Networks is trying to raise $1.5bn in cash for "potential acquisitions" and "strategic transactions", the company ...
Thursday, 12 July 2018
It won't shock you to hear that GameStop has been suffering as downloads have taken off. Now, however, it might be looking for help. In the wake of a Reuters leak, GameStop has confirmed that it's ...
Tuesday, 19 June 2018
Court hears Catherine Lesjak recall vicious infighting over doomed $11bn buyout Hewlett Packard's chief beancounter, Catherine Lesjak, was at "war" with former CEO Leo Apotheker, who tried to fire her ...
Thursday, 19 April 2018
We were better off going it alone, huffs investor A MuleSoft shareholder is suing the dev tools specialist, alleging the biz took a lowball offer when it was gobbled up by Salesforce.… Read all
Friday, 06 April 2018
The will-they/won't-they flirtation between two of the world's largest mobile chip companies has come to an abrupt end. Broadcom has announced that it will no longer attempt to buy its US-based ...
Wednesday, 14 March 2018
'Great, great company' to 'security risk' in six months The White House crushed Broadcom's bid for Qualcomm, declaring the deal cannot go due to national security concerns.… Read all
Tuesday, 13 March 2018
The dark side of easy R&D cash A Chinese firm's buyout of a British semiconductor company may have directly led to China developing railgun weaponry and electromagnetic aircraft carrier catapults for ...
Monday, 05 March 2018
Snapdragon giant confirms: Size really does matter Qualcomm has told Broadcom to – and this is a technical term, here – go screw itself after Broadcom cynically lowered its per-share buyout offer to the ...
Wednesday, 21 February 2018
... the table with its buyout-happy rival.… Read all  ...
Friday, 16 February 2018
Rupert Murdoch has been blocked by the UK's competition watchdog from completing a full buyout of Sky. The media tycoon, which already owns 21st Century Fox and a range of newspapers including The ...
Tuesday, 23 January 2018
We'll wait for you! cries spurned suitor After turning down a €4.3bn (£3.8bn) buyout offer from Atos last week, Dutch security and chip biz Gemalto announced today that it has accepted a €4.8bn (£4.2bn) ...
Monday, 18 December 2017
You say you're not into us. Let's 'dialogue' over dinner Dutch security biz Gemalto has spurned outsourcing giant Atos' unsolicited offer of a €4.3bn (£3.79bn) buyout describing the proposal as "opportunistic".… ...
Thursday, 14 December 2017
Under Armour's $475 million buyout of MyFitnessPal in 2015 may have put a major health app under its wing, but it didn't secure the undying loyalty of the smaller company's founders. Albert ...
Tuesday, 05 December 2017
Once again, a rich powerful entity forgets that no means no Broadcomm says it will continue its efforts to acquire rival chip designer Qualcomm despite a unanimous rejection of its $103bn buyout offer.… ...
Monday, 13 November 2017
In a move that is not totally unexpected, Qualcomm's board of directors has rejected the $130 billion, $70-per-share offer from Broadcom as "undervalued." Broadcom still plans to pursue a merger deal. ...
Monday, 13 November 2017
Biggest ever tech deal held up Qualcomm's board has unanimously rejected Broadcom's $103bn buyout proposal, slamming its rival's bid as having "dramatically undervalued" the multi-billion-dollar chipmaker.… ...
Monday, 13 November 2017
Broadcom might have to forget about taking over Qualcomm without a fight -- Reuters sources claim that Qualcomm's board is planning to reject the unsolicited buyout bid. Reportedly, Broadcom's ...
Monday, 13 November 2017
Spotify is known for being fiercely independent, but that go-it-alone attitude might have been put to the test in the past several months. A TechCrunch source understands that Spotify rejected a buyout ...
Saturday, 16 September 2017
说下次你是俄国人 The Trump administration has blocked the purchase of a US semiconductor company by a Chinese investment firm, citing national security concerns.… Read all
Thursday, 14 September 2017
... Culture Secretary Karen Bradley decides whether to approve Rupert Murdoch's £11.7bn Sky buyout bid.… Read all  ...
Wednesday, 09 August 2017
Alex Heath / Business Insider: Sources: Google was interested in buying Snap for $30B+ in early 2016, around Snap's Series F; source says Snap talked with Google about buyout just before IPO  —  ...
Thursday, 03 August 2017
US comms giant denies buyout rumors, says it prefers Verizon for the time being US cable monster Charter Communications says it has no interest in acquiring mobile carrier Sprint – at least for the time ...
Wednesday, 02 August 2017
Reports throw cold water on Amazon buyout rumours Corporate messaging biz Slack is reportedly raising $250m in its latest funding round.… Read all  ...
Thursday, 27 July 2017
Allegations of digging up rivals' cables, breaking promises A Texas telco says Comcast sabotaged its cable network after it refused a buyout offer.… Read all  ...
Thursday, 22 June 2017
... moms with lattes, salad, and more wine and beer Chuck E. Cheese owner agrees to $950 million buyout Chuck E. Cheese Rock-afire robots in MGMT music video Cheese fight at Chuck E Cheese's The Original ...
Friday, 19 May 2017