Buyout

  • Snapchat rejects $3 billion acquisition offer from Facebook: Report 14-11-2013 10:41 AM

    San Francisco: Mobile messaging startup Snapchat rejected an acquisition offer from Facebook Inc that would have valued the company at $3 billion or more, according to a Wall Street Journal report on Wednesday. Facebook representatives reached out to Snapchat in recent weeks to discuss the all-cash deal, which would have...
  • eBay to acquire Braintree for $800 mn, to bolster PayPal business 26-09-2013 07:14 PM

    Bangalore: EBay Inc said it would buy payment gateway Braintree for about $800 million in cash to add to its PayPal business. Braintree will continue to operate as a separate service within PayPal, led by Braintree Chief Executive Bill Ready, EBay said. Braintree, which has more than 180 employees, helps...
  • Nokia's buyout chances in focus ahead of second-quarter results 13-07-2013 11:19 AM

    Helsinki: Next week could be crunch time for Nokia Oyj and its Chief Executive Stephen Elop in their battle to prove the Finnish mobile phone company can survive on its own. Investors will be scrutinising second-quarter results to see whether there's enough cash to stay with a turnaround plan which...
  • Dell board recommends Michael Dell buyout offer 01-06-2013 01:09 PM

    Round Rock: The Dell board is standing behind a buyout offer from the company's CEO and founder, and it has asked shareholders of the slumping PC maker to approve the deal in a July 18 vote. The company's announcement Friday is the latest volley in a battle with prominent shareholders...
  • Satyam strong and safe, says Mahindra 20-04-2009 07:27 PM

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  • Bharti makes most expensive buyout bid for SA company 06-05-2008 03:39 PM

    Pune: Pune Warriors India allrounder James Hopes has been ruled out of the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) season five due to a knee injury, dealing a blow to Pune's preparations for the mega event. Pune bought Hopes from Delhi Daredevils last month and was the only overseas player the...
  • Videocon all set to say Hello Moto! 02-04-2008 08:25 AM

    Melbourne: Former Australian captain Bill Lawry expects a run feast in the upcoming India-Australia Test series starting with the Boxing Day clash on Monday. I think this will be a big, high-scoring series of four Tests. The side that bats the best probably will win the series but I think...
  • Yahoo sees growth up, argues for higher Microsoft bid 19-03-2008 12:19 AM

    Kolkata: Trailing the three-Test series against India 1-0, West Indies skipper Darren Sammy said they would look to capitalise on the positives from the opening match and bounce back in the second game beginning here on Sunday. West Indies had the Indian batting line-up in a spot of bother to...
  • Yahoo faces lawsuits for bungling Microsoft bid 29-02-2008 03:22 AM

    Dubai: England batsmen Jonathan Trott and Alastair Cook expressed happiness on winning the Cricketer of the Year and Test Cricketer of the Year awards respectively, at the annual ICC awards ceremony held in London earlier this week. Trott, who beat competition from his national teammate Cook, South Africa's Hashim Amla...
  • HDFC bank agrees to buy Centurion bank 23-02-2008 09:03 PM

    Pacer Varun Aaron attributed his India call-up for ODIs against England to his good show in Australia. ...
  • Cheers and shocks greet Yahoo takeover bid 02-02-2008 01:37 AM

    Johannesburg: South Africa's new ODI and Twenty20 captain AB de Villiers has said he would like to change the Proteas history of crumbling at big events. De Villiers, the current ICC ODI player of the year, has succeeded Graeme Smith, who will stay on as Test skipper. There is a...
  • Wipro buys Singapore's Unza FMCG firm 06-07-2007 09:19 PM

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  • ESPN buys cricket website Cricinfo 11-06-2007 09:35 PM

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  • Corus confirms Tata's buyout proposal 17-10-2006 06:31 PM

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  • Wipro buys Sweden firm for $31 mln 28-09-2006 03:30 PM

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  • POSCO wants to buy Asian steel maker 19-09-2006 05:23 PM

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  • Hearing on Jet-Sahara case on Sep 21 18-09-2006 04:33 PM

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  • Bombay HC to hear Jet-Sahara deal 28-08-2006 04:24 PM

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  • SC to hear Jet-Sahara case on Monday 26-08-2006 03:37 PM

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