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Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.83B, marking end of an era

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet. 119 more words


The Awkward Coincidence Of Temasek's SMRT Buyout: A Win For Singaporeans & Shareholders?

(Source: dollarsandsense.sg)

In the past weeks, national transport operator SMRT has been at the centre of a couple of significant corporate actions. These moves appear, at least on paper, to be a major positive for the company and its shareholders. 1,100 more words

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SMRT shares climb 8% after buyout offer

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: Following a S$1.2 billion buyout offer from investment firm Temasek Holdings, SMRT’s shares climbed more than 8 per cent to close at S$1.65 on Thursday (Jul 21). 722 more words

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Tax implications of RLYP buyout

With the RLYP buyout impending, those of us with shares will be forced to sell our shares because it was a cash deal.  This means paying short term capital gains tax for anybody holding for less than a year.   293 more words


Workers' Party 'concerned' about SMRT buyout

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: The opposition Workers’ Party (WP) on Wednesday (Jul 20) hailed the new rail financing framework for public transport operator SMRT as a “step in the right direction”, but expressed concern that Temasek Holdings’ proposed buyout of SMRT might render the company’s financials and operations “less transparent to the public”.  360 more words

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ARM legs it to SoftBank in huge £24.3 billion buyout deal

(Source: arstechnica.co.uk)

UK chip designer ARM has agreed to a whopping buyout offer from Japanese telecoms giant SoftBank for £24.3 billion (~$32 billion)—the deal comes just weeks after… 291 more words


Temasek said to weigh buyout of Singapore subway operator SMRT

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

Singapore state investment company Temasek Holdings Pteis considering a buyout offer for SMRT Corp, the city-state’s biggest subway operator, a person with knowledge of the matter said. 252 more words

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