Entries in 'buyout' (7)

Vivendi execs mulled firing Kotick during Activision buyout - report

Vivendi execs mulled firing Kotick during Activision buyout - report

Vivendi executives considered firing Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick during last year's buyout deal, according to a new report.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 17th 2014 at 8:06AM in News
NeoGAF owner turns down $10m buyout offer

NeoGAF owner turns down $10m buyout offer

NeoGAF owner Tyler Malka has revealed he has recently declined $5m and subsequent $10m buyout offers for the long-established gaming-focused internet forum.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 23rd 2014 at 7:47PM 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
Apple linked to Kinect creator buyout

Apple linked to Kinect creator buyout

According to reports Apple is in the final stages of buying PrimeSense for $345m.

by Laura Barnes
on Nov 18th 2013 at 12:26PM in News

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Activision Blizzard: Vivendi buyout injunction lifted

Activision Blizzard: Vivendi buyout injunction lifted

Activision Blizzard has announced it expects to complete its stock buyout from Vivendi next week.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 10th 2013 at 11:07PM in News
Vivendi's Activision sale blocked, though publisher pledges to push deal through

Vivendi's Activision sale blocked, though publisher pledges to push deal through

Activision’s proposed buyout from current owner Vivendi has been blocked following a lawsuit filed in a Delaware court.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 19th 2013 at 11:35AM in News
Zynga closes OMGPOP website, shuns attempted team buyout

Zynga closes OMGPOP website, shuns attempted team buyout

The creator of hit mobile game Draw Something is dead following Zynga’s decision to axe the OMGPOP website.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 7th 2013 at 10:58AM in News