TITLE

Comdisco Engages Banks

AUTHOR(S)
Roberts, Ricardo
PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;08/14/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 33, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Comdisco Inc. has engaged investment banks to explore strategic options, including a sale of its subsidiary. Background of Comdisco; Details on the company's acquisition of Prism; Financial results of the company for the third quarter ended June 30, 2000.
ACCESSION #
3455993

 

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