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Twitter strikes deal with Elliott and Silver Lake, Dorsey remains CEO

Twitter strikes deal with Elliott and Silver Lake, Dorsey remains CEO

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey addresses students during a town hall at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in New Delhi, India, November 12, 2018. Anushree Fadnavis | Reuters Twitter has reached a deal with investment firms Elliott Management and Silver Lake, the company announced Monday. The deal comes after Elliott’s …

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SoftBank Founder Son Says He’s Open to Working With Elliott

SoftBank Founder Son Says He’s Open to Working With Elliott

(Bloomberg) — SoftBank Group Corp. founder Masayoshi Son opened the door to making at least some of the changes championed by activist investor Paul Singer, after the Japanese company reported a second quarter of losses from its startup investing. Son called Singer’s Elliott Management Corp. an “important partner” and said …

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Advocating reform, activist investor Elliott Management takes a $2.5B stake in SoftBank

Japan's SoftBank

The activist investment firm Elliott Management has steadily amassed a $2.5 billion stake in the headline-grabbing, Japanese technology conglomerate SoftBank even as a series of missteps battered the company’s share price. Famous for its investments in companies like Slack and Uber and infamous for betting billions on the co-working real …

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