Posts filed under “M&A”

Gee, Warren Must Be Busy

That latest rumor making the rounds is that Blackrockstone is interesting in buying all or a substantial stake in Lehman Brothers (LEH).

The usual nonsensical rumor — that Buffett was going to be the buyer — has become so discredited that a new patsy needed to be named. Blackrock did participate in the now upside secondary, so perhaps they want some more pain.

I wonder when the SEC is going to investigate this steaming pile of enzyme free donkey fazoo . . .

Category: M&A

Lehman posts Jumbo $3B Loss; To Raise $6B

Category: Corporate Management, Earnings, M&A, Valuation

More Financial Turmoil

Category: Corporate Management, Credit, Derivatives, M&A

Buffett Sees ‘Plenty’ of European Acquisition Targets

Huge, nearly an hour long Buffett video, via Bloomberg:

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Billionaire Warren Buffett speaks at a news conference in Frankfurt at the start of a four-city European tour about his investment strategy and plans to add European companies to the portfolio of his investment and holding company Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Eitan Wertheimer, president of Israel’s Iscar Metalworking Cos., also speaks.

See also:  Buffett’s Shopping Trip to Europe Draws a Crowd

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Source:
Buffett Sees ‘Plenty’ of European Acquisition Targets: Video
Bloomberg, May 19 2008

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=newsarchive&sid=a1JKvEK68ZUU

Category: M&A, Valuation, Video

What Is Yahoo Actually Worth, Part II ?

Category: M&A, Markets

Good Morning

Category: M&A, Weblogs

Huge Project in the Works!

Category: Corporate Management, M&A, Politics, Psychology

What Is Yahoo Actually Worth ?

Category: Corporate Management, M&A, Valuation

Fed Opens Yahoo Lending Facility (YLF)

Category: Corporate Management, Federal Reserve, M&A, Web/Tech

Ballmer, Yang Agree to See Other People

Category: Corporate Management, Federal Reserve, M&A