Posts tagged: vodafone

Canaccord Genuity tips Vodafone, Persimmon, J Sainsbury's, Royal Mail and ITV as takeover targets

Thursday, 15 July 2021, 4:38 pm

It took a while but scribblers at some of the City of London's top brokers have finally figured out there is a merger & acquisition boom taking place in Britain.

So now every stock market broker is punting a list of takeover tips, with the chaps and chapettes at Canaccord Genuity the latest bunch to draw up a list of bid targets...


Betaville Intelligence

UNCOOKED ALERT: Vodafone said to ... - Part 2

Wednesday, 19 February 2020, 7:20 am

I see rivals at Bloomberg yesterday afternoon attempted to disseminate Betaville's UNCOOKED Alert to its subscribers.

According to the Bloomberg report about yesterday's UNCOOKED Alert, Betaville Intelligence reported (I know this starting to sound really weird) that "an unidentified US company is weighing an offer for the company [Vodafone]"...


Fake denials - part 2

Tuesday, 31 January 2017, 2:59 pm

I got a bit caught up yesterday afternoon but I did want to reflect on what appears to be another example of a blatant "fake denial", which seem to be becoming increasingly prominent these days.

Last summer hacks at CNBC TV 18 landed a brilliant "exclusive" about how Aditya Birla / Idea Cellular and Vodafone were in the early stages of exploring a combination of their Indian operations. Here is the link:..