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Exclusive: Dell taps banks to raise more cash for tracking stock offer - sources

Nov 13 2018

Dell Technologies Inc is working with investment banks to add more cash to a $21.7 billion offer to buy back a "tracking stock" tied to its software company VMware Inc as it nears a deal with investors, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

EXCLUSIVE-Dell taps banks to raise more cash for tracking stock offer -sources

Nov 13 2018

Nov 13 Dell Technologies Inc is working with investment banks to add more cash to a $21.7 billion offer to buy back a "tracking stock" tied to its software company VMware Inc following investor opposition, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

Veritas Capital, Elliott clinch $5.5 billion acquisition of Athenahealth: sources

Nov 11 2018

Private equity firm Veritas Capital and hedge fund Elliott Management have agreed to acquire U.S. healthcare software maker Athenahealth Inc for $5.5 billion in cash, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday.

Exclusive: Buyout firm Thoma Bravo approaches Symantec about acquisition - sources

Nov 06 2018

Private equity firm Thoma Bravo LLC has approached Symantec Corp to express interest in acquiring the Norton antivirus software maker, people familiar with the matter told Reuters on Tuesday.

UPDATE 1-EXCLUSIVE-Buyout firm Thoma Bravo approaches Symantec about acquisition -sources

Nov 06 2018

Nov 6 Private equity firm Thoma Bravo has approached Symantec Corp to express interest in acquiring the Norton antivirus software maker, people familiar with the matter told Reuters on Tuesday.

EXCLUSIVE-Buyout firm Thoma Bravo approaches Symantec about acquisition -sources

Nov 06 2018

Nov 6 Private equity firm Thoma Bravo has approached Symantec Corp to express interest in acquiring the Norton antivirus software maker, people familiar with the matter told Reuters on Tuesday.

Goldman Sachs names Americas activism defense co-heads

Nov 05 2018

NEW YORK Goldman Sachs Group Inc has appointed investment bankers David Dubner and Pete Michelsen to be co-heads of activism and shareholder advisory for the Americas, the bank said on Monday in a memo.

Exclusive: Apollo in advanced talks to acquire Arconic - sources

Oct 30 2018

Private equity firm Apollo Global Management LLC is in advanced negotiations to acquire U.S. aluminum products maker Arconic Inc for more than $11 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

Exclusive: Apollo in advanced talks to acquire Arconic - sources

Oct 30 2018

Private equity firm Apollo Global Management LLC is in advanced negotiations to acquire U.S. aluminum products maker Arconic Inc for more than $11 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.

IBM to acquire software company Red Hat for $34 billion

Oct 28 2018

IBM Corp said on Sunday it had agreed to acquire U.S. software company Red Hat Inc for $34 billion, including debt, as it seeks to diversify its technology hardware and consulting business into higher-margin products and services. | Video

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