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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…

6 months ago

HP Implements Punitive CEO Pay Off To Discourage Xerox

Another poison pill tactic to discourage Xerox's advances, sees HP management implementing a stiff pay out for CEO, post-takeover

6 months 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…

7 months 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

7 months 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…

7 months 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…

7 months 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…

8 months 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…

9 months 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…

10 months 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…

10 months ago

Yahoo Hack: Verizon Could Withdraw From $4.83 Billion Acquisition Deal

Verizon believes Yahoo's massive data breach by hackers does give it reason to walk away from its acquisition

4 years ago

Salesforce’s Benioff Claims SAP ‘Is Scared’

Spurned wrath? Marc Benioff blasts SAP CEO claiming he rebuffed a genuine partnership offer

5 years ago

Microsoft Not Interested In Salesforce Takeover

He is just not that into you! Microsoft and SAP deny interest in Salesforce.com acquisition

5 years ago

Is Microsoft About To Bid For Salesforce?

Microsoft joins hunt for Salesforce.com, in what would be a remarkable turnaround in their relationship

5 years ago

Is Intel Now Plotting A Hostile Bid For Altera?

A report suggests Intel's stalled pursuit of Altera could soon be renewed with a hostile takeover bid

5 years ago

Salesforce Receives Takeover Approach

Is Oracle the unnamed suitor that has reportedly made a takeover approach to Salesforce?

5 years ago

Could Three Be About To Hijack BT’s Bid For O2?

Three's parent company Hutchinson Whampoa allegedly planning bid for O2 or EE

6 years ago

Carl Icahn Tweaks Dell Buyout Plan

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

7 years ago

Huawei Acquires Green UK Photonics Technology Developer CIP

Huawei has completed its acquisition of UK photonics researcher CIP as an investment in green fibre-optic technologies

9 years ago

Amazon, Nokia and Microsoft All Considered RIM Takeover

Potential suitors for BlackBerry manufacturer increase as share price plummets.

9 years ago

AT&T And T-Mobile Marriage – It’s Complicated

Both telcos say the merger is on but AT&T is paying T-Mobile $4 billion for a missed deadline. Wayne Rash…

9 years ago

Oracle Must Position RightNow To Battle Salesforce

If Oracle's acquisition of RightNow is a bid to challenge Salesforce, it must integrate the SaaS asset with care, says…

9 years ago