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Gannett Stands Firm in Rejecting Digital First"s Takeover Proposal

Gannett said it continues to find a takeover proposal from Digital First Media inadequate after meeting with representatives from the hedge-fund backed newspaper chain last week......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 12th, 2019

Gannett rejects takeover offer from MNG/Digital First Media

Owner of USA TODAY said the $12-a-share proposal undervalues Gannett and its board doesn&rsquo.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 4th, 2019

Digital First to Attempt an Overhaul of Gannett Board

Digital First Media, the hedge-fund-backed newspaper chain whose takeover bid for Gannett was rejected, is preparing for a proxy fight to remake the publisher’s board......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 8th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Digital First launches proxy fight for Gannett board after takeover rejected

Digital First Media, the hedge-fund-backed newspaper chain whose takeover bid for Gannett Co. was rejected, has launched a proxy fight in an attempt to remake Gannett’s board of directors, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 7th, 2019

Gannett rejects Digital First’s hostile takeover bid, but the saga isn’t over

Gannett Co.’s board of directors said Monday that .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesFeb 4th, 2019

Gannett rejects $1.36 billion hostile takeover bid, but that may be just the start

The board of directors questioned Digital First Media's motives and accused it of trying to conceal the company’s “inability to finance and complete” the deal......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 4th, 2019

Gannett rejects unsolicited $1.4B takeover bid from Digital First

The owner of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and several other Wisconsin daily newspapers rejected a hostile takeover bid by a company known for slashing costs when it buys local news publications and websites. Gannett Co. Inc. of McLean, Va., announced .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 4th, 2019

Tribune Publishing Recently Tried to Rekindle Merger Talks With Gannett

Gannett was recently approached by Tribune Publishing about reviving merger talks in the weeks before Gannett became the target of a takeover bid by MNG, aka Digital First Media......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 17th, 2019

Takeover Bid Interrupts Gannett"s Quest For Gizmodo

Gannett has been pursuing a purchase of digital publisher Gizmodo Media Group, an effort that could be complicated by the takeover approach the USA Today owner received this week from a hedge fund-backed rival......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 16th, 2019

Digital First sends buyout proposal to Gannett

The publisher of USA Today has received a $1.36 billion buyout bid from a media group with a history of taking over struggling newspapers and slashing jobs......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 14th, 2019

Digital First sends buyout proposal to Gannett

The publisher of USA Today has received a $1.36 billion buyout bid from a media group with a history of taking over struggling newspapers and slashing jobs......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 14th, 2019

Source: Gannett hasn't received a buyout proposal from Digital First Media

A report citing people familiar with the matter said Digital First Media, majority owned by Alden Global Capital, would offer to b.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 14th, 2019

Digital First preps $12 per share takeover bid for Gannett, WSJ reports

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJan 13th, 2019

Goldman Sachs and Mattel slip, Waste Management gains ground

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Monday: Electronics For Imaging Inc., up $8.60 to $38 The digital printing company is being bought by private equity firm Siris Capital Group LLC for about $1.7 billion......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 15th, 2019

Fremont digital printing business Electronics for Imaging sold for $1.7 billion

Digital printing business Electronics For Imaging Inc.on Monday said it would be be acquired by Siris Capital Group LLC in a deal valued at about $1.7 billion. The New York private equity firm is paying about $37 a share for the Fremont-based comp.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 15th, 2019

Electronics for Imaging to be bought for a 26% premium, in a $1.7 billion deal

Shares of Electronics for Imaging Inc. soared 26% toward an 18-month high in premarket trade Monday, after the digital imaging company announced a deal to be acquired in a cash deal valued at $1.7 billion by private equity firm Siris Capital Group LLC......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 15th, 2019

State orders review of controversial opioid-tapering proposal

The Oregon Health Authority hired a Washington-based consulting firm to review its proposed policy for some patients taking opioids for chronic pain to taper off, according to an announcement from the Oregon Health Authority. Eighteen months in th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 12th, 2019

British unveil tough social media proposal

Tech firm chiefs could face fines, penalties from independent regulator......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 8th, 2019

Merck KGaA wins Versum"s support for sweetened $6.5 billion offer

Merck KGaA won the support of Versum Materials Inc's board with a sweetened $6.5 billion takeover proposal, topping an agreed merger with rival Entegris......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 8th, 2019

Architecture firm offers up "BQP" park plan for BQE

From the BQE to the BQP? That's what architecture firm Bjarke Ingels Group has dubbed its plan to repair a beleaguered stretch of the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway. The "P" stands for park, the defining... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 7th, 2019

Digital Asset Goes Open Source as Firm Eyes Closer Ties With Hyperledger

Blockchain startup Digital Asset is open sourcing its core software, in part to forge closer relations with other enterprise players......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 4th, 2019