Comments on: Whither the M&A scoop? http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2011/08/15/whither-the-ma-scoop/ A slice of lime in the soda Sun, 26 Oct 2014 19:05:02 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: Hoganator http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2011/08/15/whither-the-ma-scoop/comment-page-1/#comment-29595 Mon, 15 Aug 2011 23:45:46 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/?p=9321#comment-29595 Avoiding scoops is easy: bonus deal teams IB and legal, on news, stock/options not reflecting the deal before it is announced. Then it is in their individual interests to keep quiet and to make sure the others on the deal team keep quiet.

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By: GRRR http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2011/08/15/whither-the-ma-scoop/comment-page-1/#comment-29572 Mon, 15 Aug 2011 14:38:30 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/?p=9321#comment-29572 Yeah, but this is going to blow your mind…unwiredview.com’s Staska actually predicted this very possibility last Thursday: http://goo.gl/SZSP8

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By: jslampe http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2011/08/15/whither-the-ma-scoop/comment-page-1/#comment-29569 Mon, 15 Aug 2011 14:22:59 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/?p=9321#comment-29569 “Because it might free up precious journalistic resources to concentrate on real enlightenment, rather than evanescent exclusivity.”

If only…

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By: TinyTim1 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2011/08/15/whither-the-ma-scoop/comment-page-1/#comment-29568 Mon, 15 Aug 2011 14:19:17 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/?p=9321#comment-29568 Anyone from McKinsey on either board?

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