Yahoo: The End of an Internet Giant
The assets left over after the the Verizon Communications purchase are now part of a holding company called ‘Altaba.’
Yahoo Names Leaders of Post-Sale Company
Thomas McInerney will serve as CEO of the new Altaba company while Alexi Wellman will be its finance chief.
Verizon Gets $350M Discount on Yahoo Deal
The revised sale reflects the diminished value of Yahoo's core business in the wake of two massive security breaches.
Yahoo to Become ‘Altaba’ After Verizon Deal
The new name reflects Yahoo's transformation from an internet giant to "essentially a vehicle" for holding a 15% stake in Alibaba.
Yahoo Reaches Board Deal With Activist Fund
Starboard Value CEO Jeffrey Smith gets a board seat in a move that may pave the way for a sale of Yahoo's core business.
Yahoo Says Sale of Core Assets a ‘Top Priority’
The company posted a first-quarter loss but CEO Marissa Mayer said it had made "substantial progress towards potential strategic alternatives."
Yahoo, Activist May be Heading for Proxy Fight
The ailing internet company's board adds some financial muscle with the appointment of two new directors.
Yahoo Explores ‘Strategic Alternatives’
Yahoo's board of directors forms a strategic review committee to reach out to 'strategic and financial partners.'
Activist Urges Management Shakeup at Yahoo
Starboard Value hints at making a bid to oust the Yahoo board if it is "unwilling to accept the need for significant change."
Spinoff, Interrupted: Yahoo Dealt Setback by IRS
IRS declares its dislike for spinoffs that are largely investment vehicles, suggesting Yahoo's Alibaba transaction would not gain tax-free status.
IRS Puts Cloud Over Yahoo’s Alibaba Spinoff
The company may have to choose between scrapping the spinoff or risking a huge capital gains tax bill.