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Xerox CEO John Visentin Dies, Aged 59

Rest in peace. Printer giant Xerox confirms vice chairman and CEO John Visentin has unexpectedly died, aged just 59 years…

2 years ago

Coronavirus: HP Laments Xerox Hostile Bid Amid Pandemic

HP has written to its shareholders to argue that now is not the time for an unsolicited takeover, with Xerox's…

4 years ago

HP Rejects Xerox’s Sweetened Takeover Offer

Still a firm no. HP's board of directors tell Carl Icahn and Xerox that their $35 billion takeover offer still…

4 years ago

Xerox Launches Bid To Acquire All Outstanding HP Shares

Fight, fight, fight. Printer maker Xerox launches its official tender offer for all outstanding shares in PC giant HP

4 years ago

HP $15 Billion Share Buyback To Thwart Xerox Advances

HP board announces 'financial value creation plan' that will see it buy back billions in shares, to defeat Xerox's offer…

4 years ago

Xerox Increases Hostile Takeover Offer For HP

Show me the money! In effort to tempt HP shareholders, Xerox increases its hostile takeover offer from $33.5 billion to…

4 years ago

HP Board Once Again Rejects Xerox’s Advances

We are still not interested. HP's board of directors once again rejects an unsolicited takeover approach from Xerox, saying it…

5 years ago

Xerox Approaches HP Shareholders With Hostile Takeover

Xerox has approached HP's shareholders directly with its proposal that includes redundancies and asset sales, to tempt them with cash…

5 years ago

Xerox Readies Hostile Takeover Approach For HP

A bitter fight is looking increasingly likely, as HP board refuses to open books in response to Xerox demand, after…

5 years ago

Xerox Threatens Hostile Takeover After HP Rejects Offer

Xerox has said that HP must respond by 25 November or it will launch a hostile bid, after HP rejected…

5 years ago

Icahn Takes Stake in HP, Urges Xerox Merger – Report

Activist investor Carl Icahn acquires $1.2 billion stake in HP and reportedly urges merger with Xerox

5 years ago

Dell Touts Possible IPO If VMware Stock Bid Fails

Dell confirms meeting with investment banks to explore initial public offering options

6 years ago

Xerox Confirms Company Split, Denies Icahn Pressure

End of an era for tech titan as Xerox reveals it will split into two companies, but denies Icahn was…

8 years ago

eBay Confirms Job Losses Amid Shareholder Pressure

Pressure from activist investor Carl Icahn forces eBay management to slash jobs and sell off assets

9 years ago

eBay Rejects Icahn’s Suggestion It Should Spin Off PayPal

Advice from super-investor is politely dismissed by auction site

10 years ago

Michael Dell Completes Company Buyout

After many trials and tribulations, Michael Dell's buyout of his namesake company has been completed

11 years ago

Michael Dell Poised To Win Buyout Bid

Michael Dell looks set to win the bruising buyout deal for the company as shareholders vote today

11 years ago

Icahn Gives Up Fight Over Dell Buyout

Icahn bows out, saying Dell team is akin to dictatorship and CEO is undervaluing the firm

11 years ago

Dell Profits Down 72 Percent As Uncertainty Bites

Dell releases its second quarter financials early and it makes for grim reading for investors

11 years ago

Icahn Demands Vote On Dell Buyout Bid

Carl Icahn claims shareholders are against Michael Dell’s bid to buy the company and the vote should go ahead

11 years ago

Michael Dell Raises Buyout Bid As Board Delays Vote

Dell directors again delay shareholder vote as Michael Dell increases buyout offer

11 years ago

Dell Board Confirms Buyout Vote Delay

The Dell board has delayed a vote on Michael Dell's buyout proposal to give him more time to rally support

11 years ago

Dell Committee Mulls Buyout Vote Delay

Dell's directors are reportedly considering a delay for the shareholder vote over the troubled buyout proposal

11 years ago

Michael Dell Urged To Increase Buyout Offer – Report

Michael Dell is reportedly under pressure from the board of directors to increase his buyout offer for Dell

11 years ago

Carl Icahn Demands Dell Director Meeting

Investor Carl Icahn gets his funding in place for a bid to buy Dell and demands a meeting with the…

11 years ago

Carl Icahn Tweaks Dell Buyout Plan

Activist investor Carl Icahn has changed his offer for Dell after being rebuffed by company directors

11 years ago

Dell To Report Financials Early As Icahn Pressure Grows

As Dell faces down a shareholder rebellion, it will report its financial results a week earlier than expected

11 years ago

Dell Buyout Hits Icahn Complication

Michael Dell is facing a new buyout headache after activist investor Carl Icahn increased his holding in the company

11 years ago