Symantec to acquire MessageLabs - MarketLine Financial Deals

Symantec to acquire MessageLabs

Symantec to acquire MessageLabs - MarketLine Financial Deals
Symantec to acquire MessageLabs
Published Oct 08, 2008
2 pages — Published Oct 08, 2008
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Symantec Corporation, a US-based provider of content, network security software, appliance solutions, storage, and systems management solutions, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire MessageLabs, Ltd., a UK-based provider of managed information technology (IT) security services.

Under the terms of the agreement, Symantec will pay a purchase price of approximately $695 million in cash, subject to foreign currency adjustments, payable in approximately GBP310 million ($542.14 million) and $154 million.

The transaction is expected to close by the end of the 2008 calendar year.

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