Accenture, Apple, NetApp and Cisco Systems are among the companies continuing on their acquisition paths.
MTN Uganda agrees to pay $100 million for the renewal of its operating licence that expired in October 2018.
Xerox takes its $35 billion bid for HP to the company’s shareholders, with a formal tender offer and a rebuttal to HP’s account of why they couldn’t negotiate a deal.
The company agrees to buy personal finance site Credit Karma in a deal valued at $7.1 billion.
The company will sell its cyber security unit for $2.08 billion to a consortium led by Symphony Technology Group, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board and AlpInvest Partners.
The company has raised its offer for HP to $35 billion.
The Autonomy founder, who is fighting US fraud charges, was arrested in London as authorities pushed forward with his extradition.
Arvind Krishna takes over from Ginni Rometty as CEO of IBM. Rometty has retired, but will stay on as chairman of the company.
The company reaches the $1 trillion market valuation milestone, joining Amazon, Apple and Microsoft.
With a number of acquisitions, proposed acquisitions and mergers taking place, ’twas the season to fill your trolley.
2019 has seen the emergence of numerous start-ups, IPOs and heavy private equity activity.
This follows HP’s rejection of a $33.5 billion takeover offer from Xerox, saying it is too low.