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Toshiba signs $18 billion deal with Bain-Apple consortium

Toshiba signs $18 billion deal with Bain-Apple consortium

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The bidding war can come to an end. After seven months of negotiations, lawsuits, twists and turns, Toshiba bosses can breathe a slight sigh of relief. Penning an $18 billion ...

Rob Horgan
by Rob Horgan
on Sep 28th 2017 at 9:21AM
Toshiba deal might not be done after all

Toshiba deal might not be done after all

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Just when we thought that we had reached a conclusion in the protracted sale of Toshiba's chip unit, Western Digital on Tuesday announced its plans to seek an injunction to ...

Jonathan Easton
by Jonathan Easton
on Sep 26th 2017 at 10:58AM
Toshiba picks Bain consortium as memory chip buyer in $22 billion deal

Toshiba picks Bain consortium as memory chip buyer in $22 billion deal

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The latest – and quite possibly, the final – twist in the highly contentious auction of Toshiba’s memory chip unit looks like drawing the affair to an end. According to ...

Rob Horgan
by Rob Horgan
on Sep 20th 2017 at 9:57AM
Western Digital to win Toshiba chip unit bidding war

Western Digital to win Toshiba chip unit bidding war

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Western Digital looks like it has won the bidding war for Toshiba’s memory chip unit. After months of negotiations, legal battles and boardroom meetings, Toshiba has picked the US company, ...

Rob Horgan
by Rob Horgan
on Sep 12th 2017 at 10:12AM

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Bain consortium bids $22 billion for Toshiba chip unit as Western Digital stalls

Bain consortium bids $22 billion for Toshiba chip unit as Western Digital stalls

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Just over a week ago, Western Digital looked like they had sown up an unlikely deal for Toshiba’s chip unit. However, a week is a long time in business, especially ...

Rob Horgan
by Rob Horgan
on Sep 11th 2017 at 9:24AM
Toshiba board fails to reach verdict on Western Digital bid

Toshiba board fails to reach verdict on Western Digital bid

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Toshiba’s troublesome sale of its memory unit doesn’t look like being resolved anytime soon. The Japanese firm’s board has reached a decision of ‘no verdict’ on Western Digital’s proposal, according ...

Rob Horgan
by Rob Horgan
on Sep 6th 2017 at 10:20AM
Apple re-joins race for Toshiba chip unit

Apple re-joins race for Toshiba chip unit

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Apple is back in the hunt to buy Toshiba’s valuable memory chip unit. According to sources close to the bid, Apple has gone back to the consortium led by Bain ...

Rob Horgan
by Rob Horgan
on Sep 1st 2017 at 9:55AM
Western Digital gives Toshiba another headache by stalling deal

Western Digital gives Toshiba another headache by stalling deal

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Toshiba may miss the self-imposed deadline to sell off its memory chip unit, as Western Digital causes the Japanese tech giant yet another headache. Talks with a consortium led by ...

Rob Horgan
by Rob Horgan
on Aug 30th 2017 at 10:02AM
PCR Five for Friday (25/08/2017)

PCR Five for Friday (25/08/2017)

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Five for Friday is a weekly feature to give a brief roundup of our top five stories from the week that you might have missedThink we left anything ...

Jonathan Easton
by Jonathan Easton
on Aug 25th 2017 at 11:30AM
Western Digital emerges as unlikely favourite in Toshiba memory sale

Western Digital emerges as unlikely favourite in Toshiba memory sale

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Toshiba’s ongoing battle with Western Digital has taken an unexpected twist. Despite a bitter court battle between the two companies, Western Digital now looks favourites to acquire Toshiba’s valuable memory ...

Rob Horgan
by Rob Horgan
on Aug 23rd 2017 at 10:23AM

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