TITLE

Microsoft Makes $1.2B Fast Move

AUTHOR(S)
Schachter, Ken
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;1/8/2008, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the tender offer made by Microsoft for Norwegian firm Fast Search & Transfer. The deal, worth $1.2 billion, is supported by the board of directors of Fast and two institutional shareholders. The offer could defeat suitors for Fast's rivals including Autonomy of Cambridge, England and Endeca of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
ACCESSION #
36961992

 

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