Mergers, acquisitions and funding

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Newport semiconductor factory: ‘Losing these jobs would be devastating’
UK government blocked new Chinese ownership on security grounds, but Nexperia bosses had ‘planned to build two new plants’

Jasper Jolly

24, Nov, 2022 @2:08 PM

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Binance to buy FTX in major cryptocurrency exchange merger
Public squabble between the two largest offshore exchanges’ bosses led to run on FTX and forced sale

Alex Hern

08, Nov, 2022 @6:13 PM

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Twitter trolls bombard platform after Elon Musk takeover
Platform says 300 accounts carried out 50,000-plus tweets in ‘organised effort to make users think firm has changed content policy’

Dan Milmo Global technology editor

30, Oct, 2022 @10:54 AM

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Twitter deal may signal point when the ‘everything bubble’ bursts
China’s property meltdown, the unwinding of QE and the tech stock plunge all show a fragile global financial ecosystem under stress

Larry Elliott

30, Oct, 2022 @10:16 AM

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Twitter takeover: fears raised over disinformation and hate speech
EU commissioner says Elon Musk’s platform must ‘fly by our rules’ as UK minister raises concerns over content moderation

Dan Milmo and Alex Hern

28, Oct, 2022 @8:10 PM

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Twitter bosses entitled to $120m in ‘golden parachute’ payouts
Compensation for fired executives adds to already hefty bill for Elon Musk’s debt-funded takeover

Jasper Jolly

28, Oct, 2022 @4:33 PM

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Elon Musk completes Twitter takeover amid hate speech concerns
Shares delisted and top execs reportedly fired as world’s richest man closes deal to buy social media platform

Dan Milmo, Jasper Jolly, Alex Hern in London and Kari Paul in San Francisco

28, Oct, 2022 @4:25 PM

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Elon Musk completes Twitter takeover and ‘fires top executives’
The $44bn deal will give world’s richest man control of social media platform with more than 230m users

Kari Paul in San Francisco and Dan Milmo Global technology editor

28, Oct, 2022 @8:40 AM

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Elon Musk claims he has acquired Twitter ‘to help humanity’
Tweet comes as advertisers fear one of his first moves as chief will be to restore Donald Trump’s account

Alex Hern UK technology editor

27, Oct, 2022 @3:46 PM

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White House denies talk of national security review of Elon Musk ventures
Report cites concerns over foreign investors funding Twitter takeover and increasingly strategic role in Ukraine of Starlink

Dan Milmo Global technology editor

21, Oct, 2022 @6:30 PM

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What happens now that Twitter v Elon Musk trial has been delayed?
All you need to know about the latest developments in the twisting takeover saga

Dan Milmo

07, Oct, 2022 @10:56 AM

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Twitter’s board deserves credit for Elon Musk’s U-turn
By sticking to its guns the firm has defended the excellent principle that bidders should do what they’ve agreed to do

Nils Pratley

05, Oct, 2022 @7:42 PM

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