Entries in 'shares' (16)

Vivendi sells its remaining Activision Blizzard shares

Vivendi sells its remaining Activision Blizzard shares

Media giant Vivendi has sold the remainder of its financial interest in publisher Activision Blizzard.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 18th 2016 at 11:11AM in News
Gfinity sells further shares after first annual financials show £3.6m loss

Gfinity sells further shares after first annual financials show £3.6m loss

Gfinity held an accelerated sale of £1m in shares this week after the eSports company's first public financial report detailed losses of £3.6m up to June 30.

Chris Higgins
by Chris Higgins
on Nov 9th 2015 at 2:51PM in News
Take-Two nets $365m during fiscal Q2

Take-Two nets $365m during fiscal Q2

Take-Two has beaten its quarterly revenue expectations by almost $50m, as revealed during its latest financials.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 6th 2015 at 9:12AM in News
Ubisoft: Vivendi's share purchase is 'unsolicited and unwelcome'

Ubisoft: Vivendi's share purchase is 'unsolicited and unwelcome'

The CEO of Ubisoft has vowed that the company will remain independent.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2015 at 9:46AM in News

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Could Multiplay acquisition be a Game-changing move?

Could Multiplay acquisition be a Game-changing move?

This morning's announcement that UK retailer GAME Digital were to acquire events organiser Multiplay for £20m came as a shock for more than a few reasons.

Chris Higgins
by Chris Higgins
on Mar 3rd 2015 at 10:30AM in News
GAME shares surge following 30% sales jump

GAME shares surge following 30% sales jump

Markets may regard retail flotations as a risk, but GAME’s early success on the stock exchange prove that they can prove very successful

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 14th 2014 at 8:55AM in News
Vivendi sells half of its Activision stake for $850m

Vivendi sells half of its Activision stake for $850m

French media giant Vivendi is to sell-off more of its investment in Activision Blizzard.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on May 22nd 2014 at 5:17PM in News
Buy something at GAME for a chance to get some 'virtual loyalty shares'

Buy something at GAME for a chance to get some 'virtual loyalty shares'

We’re used to retailers giving away free store credit, but virtual shares? That’s a new one.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 20th 2014 at 9:41AM in News

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GAME declares intention to float on stock exchange

GAME declares intention to float on stock exchange

UK retailer GAME has finally confirmed what has been on the cards for months – it’s going to float itself on the stock exchange.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 19th 2014 at 9:03AM in News
Frontier acquires Elite rights as Braben readies share sale

Frontier acquires Elite rights as Braben readies share sale

David Braben is to sell up to 1.6m shares in Frontier Developments following the buyout of an IT firm which holds the rights to the Elite franchise he co-created.

Aaron Lee
by Aaron Lee
on Apr 17th 2014 at 1:13PM in News
Sony sells huge Square Enix share stake

Sony sells huge Square Enix share stake

PlayStation platform holder Sony has sold off the 9.5m shares it held in Square Enix.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 16th 2014 at 12:10PM in News
Facebook share price continues to fall

Facebook share price continues to fall

Having seen $10bn wiped off its value yesterday, Facebook has again got off to a troubled start on the markets today.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 27th 2014 at 2:43PM in News

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King suffers worst IPO day one of 2014

King suffers worst IPO day one of 2014

It was a rough day on the markets for casual games maker King yesterday.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 27th 2014 at 10:04AM in News
Share price tumbles as Future issues profit warning

Share price tumbles as Future issues profit warning

Media group Future has seen its share price tumble following its recent profits warning.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 17th 2014 at 8:53AM in News
Take-Two buys out Icahn

Take-Two buys out Icahn

US investor Carl Icahn is no longer involved with Take-Two after the publisher bought out the outspoken exec’s share interest.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 26th 2013 at 1:42PM in News
Activision Blizzard completes buyout from parent Vivendi

Activision Blizzard completes buyout from parent Vivendi

Publisher Activision Blizzard is free of its former parent Vivendi.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 14th 2013 at 9:44AM in News