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Activision Blizzard shareholders approve $68.7 bln Microsoft deal

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Activision Blizzard shareholders voted in favor of the company's proposed $69 billion sale to Microsoft. Microsoft and Activision leaders announced the all-cash deal in January. The move marks the latest twist in the unfolding drama of Activision Blizzard's CEO, Bobby Kotick. Activision makes popular series like the war simulation series Call of Duty and the fantasy behemoth World of Warcraft.
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News18 India

Activision Blizzard Shareholders Approve $68.7 Billion Microsoft Deal

Microsoft said in January it had agreed to acquire Activision Blizzard for $95 per share in the biggest gaming industry deal in history as global technology giants stake their claims to a virtual future.

3 months ago·India
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Reuters

Activision Blizzard shareholders approve $68.7 bln Microsoft deal

Videogame publisher Activision Blizzard Inc said on Thursday that its shareholders approved Microsoft Corp's $68.7 billion proposal to buy the "Call of Duty" maker.

3 months ago·United Kingdom
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The Hindu

Activision Blizzard shareholders approve $68.7 billion Microsoft deal

More than 98% of the shares voted at a special meeting were in favour of the proposed transaction.

3 months ago·India
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NDTV

Activision Blizzard Shareholders Approve $68.7 Billion Microsoft Deal

Videogame publisher Activision Blizzard Inc said on Thursday that its shareholders approved Microsoft Corp's $68.7 billion proposal to buy the "Call of Duty" maker.

3 months ago·New Delhi, India
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USA Today

Activision Blizzard stockholders approve Microsoft buyout

Wall Street reportedly bets the deal will fail, though.

3 months ago·United States
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Channel News Asia

Activision Blizzard shareholders approve $68.7 billion Microsoft deal

Videogame publisher Activision Blizzard Inc said on Thursday that its shareholders approved Microsoft Corp's $68.7 billion proposal to buy the "Call of Duty" maker.More than 98 per cent of the shares voted at a special meeting held earlier in the day were in favor of the proposed transaction, the Santa Mo

3 months ago·Singapore
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