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"Cisco's new CEO isshrinking away from the company's decades old strategy of "spin-ins," pioneered by former CEO John Chambers, he toldNetworkWorld. A "spin-in" is a form of RD in which a company is the sole investor in a startup. It sends a team of e..."

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353 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
business
"Yahoo to spin off Alibaba stake despite tax question San Francisco (AFP) - Yahoo notified US regulators that it is proceeding with plans to spin off its multi-billion-dollar stake in Alibaba despite the unanswered question of what the tax bill could..."
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168 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"Yahoo says it will not be spinning off its $31 billion Alibaba stake, after all. Instead,  the company will split  its core Internet services business off in to its own entity. That includes  Yahoo Mail  and Yahoo News. Collectively, they make u..."
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355 words • advanced • 3 years ago
sales, startups, business
"Chip Somodevilla/Getty ImagesThe most likely outcome for Yahoo is a sale, says SunTrust analyst Robert Peck. Peck has been the leading analyst on the Yahoo story. He was first to suggest that Marissa Mayer was in trouble, warning that investors were ..."
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337 words • advanced • 2 years, 6 months ago
business
"Cisco's legendary engineers that run Cisco's most important business unit are being moved to advisory roles within the company, reports Recode'sArik Hesseldahl. And with that move, CEO Chuck Robbins has officially squirmed out from under the long sha..."
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601 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"REUTERS/Ruben SprichYahoo officially announced that it has suspended work onspinning off its Alibaba stake, in a statement on Wednesday morning. On Tuesday, CNBC had reported, citing sources, that the company was not moving forward with the complicat..."
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796 words • advanced • 3 years, 5 months ago
business
"The U.S. divorce rate has fallen over time, but many companies are calling it splitsville. Increasingly, U.S. companies are spinning off parts of their businesses and giving shareholders stock in these newly independent enterprises. Hewlett-Packard (..."
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167 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"News: Board of Directors abandons plans first mooted in January 2015. Yahoo has abandoned plans to spin off its remaining stake in Alibaba in favour of transferring its core internet business to a new company. The Board of Directors unanimously vot..."
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443 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"Yahoo has shelved plans to spin off its stake in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, citing tax concerns, and will instead create a separate company to hold the rest of its assets. The new publicly traded company will house Yahoo's internet business a..."
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117 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"REUTERS/Ruben SprichYahoo is reported to have rejected "several" offers to take over its core internet business, Reuters reported Thursday. Itsaid the potential buyers included a private equity firm,citingthree anonymous sources. The report added tha..."
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"Yahoo announced today that it's no longer going to try and spin out its stake in Alibaba, citing tax concerns. Instead, it'sexploring a way to spin outits core Internet businesses, essentially turning Yahoo into a holding company for Alibaba. So how ..."

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423 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"Carl Icahn ( Trades , Portfolio ) has reported receipt of 10,582,660 shares of equipment company Manitowoc Foodservice Inc. ( NYSE:MFC ), a spin-off that he helped orchestrate from the former farm equipment-slash-foodservice company, Manitowoc Co. In..."

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278 words • intermediate • 3 years, 2 months ago
business
"Brookfield Asset Management to spin off and list unit By Reuters | 7 Oct, 2015, 05.32PM IST Canada's Brookfield Asset Management Inc said it would spin off 35 percent of Brookfield Business Partners LP , which will own almost all of the asset manag..."

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312 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"By Barry Eitel SAN FRANCISCO  Yahoo announced Wednesday a new plan to spin off its core Internet business into a new company. The new company will include its search engine, advertising technology and the recently acquired blogging platform Tumbl..."
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458 words • advanced • 3 years, 1 month ago
business
"SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo's revenue is still evaporating three years into CEO Marissa Mayer's turnaround attempt, magnifying worries that the Internet company will be stuck in a financial sinkhole after spinning off its lucrative stake in China's Al..."
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562 words • advanced • 3 years, 6 months ago
"Last week, Verizon ( VZ ) announced acquisition of AOL ( AOL ) via a tender offer of $50 per share. Citigroup ’s ( C ) analyst Mark May believes that this deal is a positive for Yahoo! ( YHOO ) as it shows that there are strategic type of buyers fo..."
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1412 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
business
"Yahooisunder pressure. Itsshares have fallen by 35% over the past year, and shareholders are pushing for the company to split off its core business from a $30 billion investment in Alibaba Group.A year ago, Yahoo said it would spin off the stake into..."
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534 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"REUTERS/Ruben SprichYahoo decided to kill its plan to spin out Alibaba shares into their own standalone, publicly traded company. Instead, it will do the opposite, looking at spinning out its core business, and keeping Alibaba in place. "In 2016, we ..."
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106 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
business
"ConAgra Foods will offer investors more insight into its prospects Tuesday when it releases its fiscal second-quarter earnings report. The Omaha, Nebraska, packaged food company is in the midst of several major changes that were announced earlier th..."
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467 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"REUTERS/Robert GalbraithYahoo's board has formed an independent committee to do "explore strategic alternatives," according to a release from the company out Friday morning. Now, in large part, this news formalizes what has already been known about t..."

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