POTENTIAL DEAL DETAILS
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April 15, 2022: Elon Musk is speaking to investors who could partner with him on a bid for Twitter (TWTR), sources close to the matter told
April 15, 2022: Twitter, Inc. (TWTR) announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously adopted a limited duration shareholder rights plan. The Board adopted the Rights Plan following an unsolicited, non-binding proposal to acquire Twitter.
April 18, 2022: Apollo Global Management Inc. (APO) is considering participating in a bid for Twitter (TWTR) according to people familiar with the matter, after Elon Musk’s $43 billion bid put the social-media company in play.
April 25, 2022: Twitter Inc (TWTR) is poised to agree a sale to Elon Musk for around $43 billion in cash, the price the chief executive of Tesla Inc (TSLA) has called his “best and final” offer for the social media company, people familiar with the matter said.
April 25, 2022: Twitter, Inc. (TWTR) announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by an entity wholly owned by Elon Musk, for $54.20 per share in cash in a transaction valued at approximately $44 billion. Upon completion of the transaction, Twitter will become a privately held company.
May 3, 2022: Elon Musk, who has agreed to take Twitter Inc. (TWTR) private in a $44 billion deal, has told potential investors he could return the social-media company to public ownership after just a few years. Mr. Musk said he plans to stage an initial public offering of Twitter in as little as three years of buying it, according to people familiar with the matter.
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