1. AlphaAtlas

    Intel Allegedly Places $5.5 Billion Bid For Mellanox

    Multiple Israeli media outlets are reporting that Intel wants to acquire Mellanox, who is best know for their Infiniband and ethernet switches and network adapters. Globes claims that Intel bid "about $5.5-5.6 billion," while the Times of Israel says the bid is between $5 billion and $6 billion...
  2. cageymaru

    SiriusXM Buys Pandora for $3.5 Billion

    SiriusXM has purchased Pandora for approximately $3.5 billion. The transaction is expected to close in the first quarter of 2019 after approval by Pandora stockholders or any applicable waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act. SiriusXM wanted to expand beyond the...
  3. cageymaru

    GameStop In Talks with Buyout Firms

    GameStop has allegedly been linked to talks with Sycamore Partners as the private equity firm has expressed interest in the company according to Reuters. Anonymous sources have been quoted as saying that GameStop has now hired a financial adviser to assist in the discussions. The past year has...
  4. DooKey

    Qualcomm Tells Broadcom to Forget It

    Qualcomm's board has unanimously rejected Broadcom's $103bn buyout proposal, slamming its rival's bid as having "dramatically undervalued" the multi-billion-dollar chipmaker. I'd say Qualcomm wasn't the least bit interested in the buyout and it seems they were kind of angry about it. Anyway, I...
  5. M

    EA Acquires Respawn for More Than $400 million

    Video game publishing giant Electronic Arts have bought out Respawn Entertainment for a cool sum of over $400 million. Respawn Entertainment was founded by Jason West and Vince Zampella both of whom previously founded Infinity Ward developers of Call of Duty before being fired by Activision and...
  6. M

    Google Is Close to Buying HTC

    The recent rumors of Google's parent company Alphabet Inc. buying HTC are almost coming to fruition. Bloomberg reports that Google are nearing the finalization of the deal. This won't be the first time the company has purchased a smart phone manufacturer as it previously acquired Motorola...