Silver Lake to invest $1 bn in Twitter; executive officer to join board: Here's all you need to know about PE firm
A pioneer in technology investing, Silver Lake's portfolio of investments collectively generates more than $204 billion of revenue annually and employs more than 356,000 people globally
The agreement will keep Jack Dorsey atop Twitter — at least for now — at a crucial time for the social network. It also avoids a potentially costly fight with Elliott, the $40-billion hedge fund that has successfully shaken up many corporate boardrooms
Li Yonghong was one of dozens of wealthy Chinese investing in or simply buying up some of the sport's biggest clubs after President Xi Jinping declared he wanted to turn China into a football superpower.
France international Tiemoue Bakayoko joins AC Milan on one-year loan from Chelsea, with option to buy for $40 million
Tiemoue Bakayoko has joined AC Milan on a one year loan from Chelsea, with the Italian club given the option to turn it into a permanent deal at the end of the season.
AC Milan appoints former oil company boss Paolo Scaroni as executive chairman amidst Elliott Management takeover
AC Milan have announced that CEO of Italian oil group Eni, Paolo Scaroni, will be executive chairman and will take on interim management of the club as it changes ownership from Li Yonghong to Elliott Management.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport has overturned an order from UEFA that banned AC Milan from participating in UEFA tournaments for a period of two years, after failing to adhere to Financial Fair Play regulations.
AC Milan have spent a troubled 15 months since they were bought by Chinese businessman Li Yonghong from Silvio Berlusconi in April 2017.
Activist investor Elliott Management says NXP is worth 23 percent more than Qualcomm's $38 billion offer
Since it offered to buy NXP, Qualcomm itself has been the target of an acquisition approach from Broadcom Ltd.
Broadcom has offered to pay $103 billion for Qualcomm, made up of $60 per share in cash and $10 per share of its own stock.
Evergreen participated in the auction for LifeLock Inc, where Elliott had taken an activist stake and pushed the company into a sale.
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd added $9 billion to its market value on Wednesday as shares in the South Korean tech giant soared to record highs, buoyed by promises of greater capital returns and a review of its corporate structure.
Samsung declined to elaborate further on Monday on its plans, although it said last month it is considering buying back more shares.
South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co Ltd will consider splitting itself into two as proposed by U.S. activist hedge fund Elliott Management.
Jay Y. Lee, de facto head of South Korea's sprawling Samsung Group, accelerated taking a board seat at flagship unit Samsung Electronics partly because of investor pressure to improve governance, two people familiar with the matter said.
Samsung Electronics is still desperately trying to limit the damage of a record global recall announced more than a month ago.
Samsung Electronics Co shares jumped to a record high on Thursday after activist investor Elliott Management submitted unsolicited proposals for a radical corporate makeover at the world's biggest smartphone maker.
Activist investor Elliott Management Corp is urging data storage products maker EMC Corp to spin off its VMware Inc virtualization software unit or pursue other merger opportunities in its first public letter to the company.