Going private articles

BlackBerry manufacturing partner Jabil evaluating exit strategy

The fallout from BlackBerry’s decision to go private isn’t limited to shareholders and company faithful. One of the company’s key manufacturing partners, Jabil, is now warning investors that they might lose BlackBerry as a customer. To say that it’d be…

Michael Dell to seek majority control in buyout bid

A little over two weeks ago rumors surfaced that Dell was interested in going private. At the time we were hearing that private-equity firm Silver Lake Partners was heavily involved in the negotiations alongside company founder Michael Dell.