Posts tagged: The Wall Street Journal

McAfee Corporation close to being sold to Advent International for $10 billion, reveals the WSJ

Friday, 5 November 2021, 8:28 pm

The venerable Wall Street Journal has dug out a Friday afternoon corker of a deal scoop.

Hacks at the WSJ just revealed McAfee, the US-listed computer and security software company, is on the verge of being sold to Advent International, which is well known on UK shores for gobbling up defence companies such as Cobham and Ultra Electronics. Below is a link to the WSJ tale:..


MGM launches $10 billion bid for Ladbrokes owner Entain, reveals the WSJ

Sunday, 3 January 2021, 9:36 pm

The London market hasn't even yet opened for its first full day of trading of the New Year but already there is fresh multi-billion bid on the table.

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that MGM has submitted a $10 billion takeover approach for Entain, which was formerly known as GVC and owns the bookeeper Ladbrokes. Below is the link:..