According to Reuters, Web.com Group (WEB) approached by buyout firms

  • May 28, 2017

Web.com Group Inc, (WEB)  a U.S. provider of internet domain name registration that also helps businesses build websites, is in talks with private equity firms after receiving takeover approaches, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

Update(s):

June 21, 2018: Web.com Group, Inc. (WEB), a leading global provider of a full range of Internet services and online marketing solutions for small and medium‐sized businesses, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by an affiliate of Siris Capital Group, LLC in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $2 billion.