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To cap the week off, Danny and Alex and Chris obtained collectively stay on Twitter to talk via the demise of the Zoom-Five9 deal. These of you who keep in mind how not too long ago the deal was introduced are doubtless just a little shocked — how did it collapse so shortly? Properly, just a few causes:
- There may very well be inherent threat in all-stock transactions offered a rapidly-changing market.
- It might be the case that Zoom merely didn’t bid sufficient for Five9.
- And there’s a mixture of anti-trust and nationwide regulatory points to the deal that by no means obtained totally hammered out.
So, you may decide your poison, though the reply seems to be a few of every above level.
These of you who caught the Friday episode will marvel, and pretty, what the top of the Zoom-Five9 deal could have on different M&A exercise. We talked about it.
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