(Adds details on Cap Re, Yahoo-Microsoft)
SAN FRANCISCO Oct 10 Yahoo Inc's (YHOO.O)
second-largest shareholder has raised its stake in the Internet
company to 10.1 percent, according to a regulatory filing.
Capital Research Global Investors now owns 140.2 million Yahoo
shares, up from nearly 120 million shares, or 8.6 percent, it
owned at the end of June 2008.
Cap Re's fund manager Gordon Crawford had said in May he was
"extremely angry" at Yahoo Chief Executive Jerry Yang over the
breakdown of buyout talks with Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O).
Capital Group's two equity investment funds, Capital World
Investors (Yahoo's largest shareholder) and Capital Research, now
own more than 22 percent of the company collectively.
(Reporting by Anupreeta Das; Editing by Phil Berlowitz)