TITLE

CDC Considers Alternatives

AUTHOR(S)
MacFadyen, Ken
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;4/27/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 17, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of CDC Corp. of China to explore alternatives for its three core businesses. In a conference call, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Peter Yip insisted that CDC was not for sale, but cited that as a public company, management would consider a reasonable offer. The company's largest division is said to be its software business, followed by its global services and games segments, and it also controls China.com Inc. According to Wedbush Morgan analyst J. Derrick Wood, a sale of the company's unit would improve the company.
ACCESSION #
44127746

 

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