Microsoft gains EU approval for $26billion buy of LinkedIn

Microsoft gains EU approval for $26billion buy of LinkedIn

Microsoft (MSFT.O) won EU antitrust approval on Tuesday for its $26 billion bid for professional social network LinkedIn (LNKD.N), its largest ever acquisition, after agreeing to a series of modest concessions. The deal, which has already received the green light in the United States, Canada, Brazil and South Africa, would close in the coming days…

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