Falling stox nix Imax search for buyer

DiOrio, Carl
October 2000
Variety;10/16/2000, Vol. 380 Issue 9, p135
Trade Publication
Reports that Imax has halted its search for a strategic buyer. What spurred the firm's search for a strategic buyer for all or part of the company; Why the company decided to end the formal process of examining strategic alternatives.


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