Posts tagged: Bloomberg

PayPal eyes $40 billion plus takeover of Pinterest, reports Bloomberg - Part 2

Monday, 25 October 2021, 3:11 pm

Well, Bloomberg's story about PayPal's potential $40 billion plus takeover deal of social media site Pinterest appears to have ended as quickly as it started.

Last night PayPal issued a statement, saying: "in response to market rumors regarding a potential acquisition of Pinterest by PayPal, PayPal stated that it is not pursuing an acquisition of Pinterest at this time."..


Betaville Intelligence

UNCOOKED ALERT: Aurinia Pharmaceuticals said to ... - Part 2

Friday, 22 October 2021, 9:51 pm

Rivals at Bloomberg appear at the moment to be super keen on following up little old Betaville's alerts.

Earlier this week the financial media behemoth followed Betaville's UNCOOKED Alert on Falck Renewables, the Italy-listed renewable energy group, and just now Bloomie followed up last week's UNCOOKED Alert on Aurinia Pharmaceuticals, the US-listed rare disease developer. Below is the link to a Seeking Alpha summary:..


Betaville Intelligence

UNCOOKED ALERT: Alimentation Couche-Tard said to ... - Part 3

Monday, 11 October 2021, 7:55 am

Bloomberg has finally decided to follow up little old Betaville's UNCOOKED Alert on the takeover rumours swirling around Carrefour, the France-listed supermarket giant.

Over the weekend Bloomberg reported that Auchan, the privately-owned food retailer controlled by the billionaire Mulliez family, had approached Carrefour about a deal that would have valued the supermarket giant at around EURO 21.50 in cash and shares. Below is the link:..


Betaville Intelligence

UNCOOKED ALERT: Cboe Global Markets Inc said to ... - Part 3

Tuesday, 22 June 2021, 12:58 pm

After this morning's UNCOOKED Alert a charming chap from Bloomberg got in touch to apologise for the mistake in aggregating Betaville content accurately.

And I understand Bloomberg has corrected its story from yesterday, which is very gracious of the global financial media outlet.

So, no hard feelings then from Betaville's end.

Now let's get back to competing for scoops and stories!..