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Yahoo-Alibaba-Softbank: Still no deal

Close, but no cigar--for the time being--as Yahoo and its partners again fail to nail down an agreement, according to an AllThingsD report.

By February 14, 2012


Latest Yahoo rumor: A possible cash-and-stock trade with Alibaba

The company is reportedly considering reducing its stake in Alibaba and raising billions of dollars in cash through the deal.

By February 10, 2012


Alibaba seeks leaner loan for Yahoo acquisition bid

The Chinese company is considering a number of acquisition options for the Web pioneer, including the possibility of a total purchase.

By January 12, 2012


Alibaba, its sights on Yahoo, hires U.S. lobbying group

China's Alibaba has retained DC lobbyists at the Duberstein Group, suggesting it's gearing up to make a takeover bid for Yahoo.

By December 29, 2011


Alibaba said to be prepping bid for all of Yahoo

The Chinese Internet company is reportedly partnering with Softbank, Blackstone Group, and Bain Capital to acquire all of Yahoo.

By November 30, 2011


Help wanted: Alibaba seeking partners to acquire Yahoo

Alibaba Group and Softbank are reportedly discussing the possibility of acquiring Yahoo outright with the help of investment partners.

By November 9, 2011


Alibaba looks to break away from Yahoo, report says

The stake Yahoo has in Alibaba Group could be worth as much as $13 billion, according to a report. Alibaba could be making plans to buy back that stake.

By October 10, 2011


Silver Lake, DST, Alibaba mulling joint Yahoo bid, report says

The companies have all reportedly shown interest in Yahoo, but will now come together to offer a deal, a new report claims.

By October 4, 2011


Could Yahoo be acquired by Alibaba?

The CEO of the Chinese Internet company says he's very interested in buying his American counterpart.

By October 1, 2011


Alibaba launching English mobile OS this month, report says

Company is currently offering a mobile operating system in Chinese, but is looking to expand globally with its English option, Reuters reports.

By September 9, 2011