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  • Dell shareholders approve buyout of DVMT shares

    CNBC's 'Squawk on the Street' team discuss Dell shareholders approving the share buyout of DVMT which could lead to Dell becoming a public company once again.

  • Nov 15- Dell Technologies on Thursday raised its offer to buy back shares tied to its interest in software maker VMware to $120 per share, sweetening the deal for shareholders with an additional $5 billion in cash. In July, the computer maker offered to pay $21.7 billion, or $109 per share, in cash and stock to buy back shares tied to its interest in VMware, returning...

  • Dell raises offer to buy its tracking stock

    CNBC's 'Squawk Box' team discuses the latest the fight between Carl Ichan and Micheal Dell over tracking stock VMware.

  • Nov 13- Dell Technologies Inc is working with investment banks to add more cash to a $21.7 billion offer to buy back a "tracking stock" tied to its software company VMware Inc following investor opposition, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. The move comes after several investors in the tracking stock, including billionaire Carl Icahn, said they...

  • Nov 1- Activist investor Carl Icahn sued https://carlicahn.com/commenced-litigation-against-dell-technologies Dell Technologies on Thursday, alleging that the computer maker did not disclose financial information related to its plans to go public by buying back its tracking stock. Dell said in July it would pay $21.7 billion in cash and stock to buy...

  • Nov 1- Activist investor Carl Icahn sued https://carlicahn.com/commenced-litigation-against-dell-technologies Dell Technologies on Thursday, alleging that the computer maker did not disclose financial information related to its plans to go public by buying back its tracking stock. The investor also turned legal arguments against Dell in the past,...

  • Oct 25- Cash-strapped Chinese conglomerate HNA Group has put up for sale its luxurious $300- million- plus Boeing 787 corporate "Dream Jet" with registration "2- DEER", say six aviation industry sources familiar with the matter. The 40- seat jet, used for charters as well as by top HNA officials, recently carried Cambodian president Hun Sen to the U.N. General...

  • *ACTIVIST INVESTOR CARL ICAHN SAYS MICHAEL DELL IS USING "SCARE TACTICS"- CNBC INTERVIEW. *CARL ICAHN SAYS VMWARE IS MUCH MORE VALUABLE THAN DELL ITSELF. *ICAHN SAYS WOULD NOT NECESSARILY OBJECT TO DELL IPO.

  • Michael Dell, CEO of Dell Inc., attends the annual Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference on July 8, 2016.

    Amid widespread opposition to the plan for buying the tracking stock, Michael Dell and Silver Lake Partners are looking at alternatives including raising the price or dropping the plan altogether.

  • Sept 23- Dell Technologies Inc is exploring an initial public offering after shelving this option earlier this year in favor of going public by buying back a special type of stock from investors, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday. Dell's IPO deliberations come as several hedge funds, including Elliott Management Corp and Canyon Capital Advisors...

  • Aug 13- Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk tweeted on Monday that he was working with buyout firm Silver Lake and investment bank Goldman Sachs Group Inc as financial advisers on his plan to take the U.S. electric car maker private. A source familiar with the matter said Silver Lake was offering its assistance to Musk in his exploration of a deal without...

  • Aug 8- Billionaire investor Elon Musk has always done things his own way, from designing space rockets to manufacturing electric cars. Musk announced on Twitter on Tuesday that he was considering taking Tesla private for $420 per share, or $72 billion, in what would be the biggest deal of this kind. said Steven Kaplan, a University of Chicago professor who...

  • If Tesla were to go private at $420 per share, it would be worth $71.3 billion, making it the largest leveraged buyout in history. These are the current top 10 largest leveraged buyouts of all time.

  • Dell said the agreement values its equity at between $61.1 billion and $70.1 billion, more than twice the value of the $24.9 billion deal that founder and Chief Executive Officer Michael Dell and buyout firm Silver Lake clinched to take the company private in 2013.. Going public gives Michael Dell and Silver Lake the option to eventually sell down their stakes,...

  • Dell said the agreement values its equity at between $61.1 billion and $70.1 billion, more than twice the value of the $24.9 billion deal that founder and Chief Executive Officer Michael Dell and buyout firm Silver Lake clinched to take the company private in 2013.. Going public gives Michael Dell and Silver Lake the option to eventually sell down their stakes,...

  • Michael Dell, chairman and chief executive officer of Dell Inc., speaks during a keynote session during the South By Southwest (SXSW) conference in Austin, Texas, U.S., on Saturday, March 10, 2018. 

    Dell Technologies owners Michael Dell and Silver Lake get some benefits out of Monday's deal to buy back Dell's tracking stock, but the real goal -- owning all of WMware -- remains elusive.

  • Dell said the cash and stock deal will value its equity at between $61.1 billion and $70.1 billion, more than twice the $24.9 billion that founder and Chief Executive Michael Dell and buyout firm Silver Lake paid to take company private in 2013.. Going public gives Michael Dell and Silver Lake the option to eventually sell down their stakes, even as they affirmed...

  • Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Donald Trump attend a welcome ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on November 9, 2017.

    Dell says "no one will win" a trade war and so he expects the likelihood that it will happen as "extremely low."

  • The world's largest private technology company owns 80 percent of VMware and issued the tracking stock in 2016 to fund its purchase of EMC Corp, then the biggest stakeholder of VMware. In a move to remove a complex layer of its business, Dell will exchange each share of VMware tracking stock for 1.3665 shares of its Class C common stock, or $109 per share in cash for a...

  • Dell, which owns 80 percent of VMware, issued the tracking stock in 2016 to fund its purchase of data storage firm EMC Corp.. The world's largest private technology company will exchange each share of VMware tracking stock for 1.3665 shares of its Class C common stock, or $109 per share in cash for a total cash consideration of not more than $9 billion.