The British Serious Fraud Office (SFO), which is said to be investigating Autonomy on charges of fraud, is also an Autonomy customer.
Just like the hot chocolate I made over the weekend, today’s Funding Daily has a pinch of ‘this’ and a sprinkle of ’that’.
I have to hand it to Mike Lynch: one way to overshadow an investigation into his former company’s books is to announce a $1 billion venture fund on the same day.
Today, Autonomy is being investigated for misrepresenting its sales and accounting prior to the acquisition by Britain’s accounting watchdog, the Financial Reporting Council.
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HP’s failed acquisition of Autonomy is arguably even worse than the AOL-Time Warner merger in 2000. What’s more, the company ignored a long list of warning signs about Autonomy ahead of the acquisition.
Autonomy founder Michael Lynch and HP, which acquired the company last year, are trading public statements over alleged financial improprieties at Autonomy that led HP to write off $8.8 billion recently.
HP’s former CEO cleanly avoids blame over missing Autonomy’s accounting issues.
HP’s Autonomy purchase is the gift that keeps on giving…
Hewlett-Packard-owned cloud computing business Autonomy has released a new set of cloud-based solutions created to help businesses organize and analyze their data, the company announced today.
Hewlett-Packard is having quite a day.
HP will buy UK-based enterprise software company Autonomy for $10.3 billion, the company announced during today’s quarterly earnings call.