|yesterday 09:07||j777j||This could become one massive short squeeze.Do not underestimate the kudos of IBM effectively going all in with Monitise. read more...|
|yesterday 07:44||j777j||Up to 20% of Monitise staff moving across to IBM.Sure sounds like an engagement before a wedding. read more...|
|yesterday 16:28||mrminister||nice day .....not too shabby at all ....looks comfortable all
afternoon and should be more to follow tomorrow .....and its sucked
@ £9 mill out the shorters accounts in one day read more...|
|yesterday 15:23||telbap||Quinta do logo, abc, too bloody hot! read more...|
|yesterday 10:37||costapacket||Loldemort - good to have balance and you express a note of concern
but in my own experience once IBM starts to co-venture with a tech
partner they generally end up buying it and integrating it as part
of their portfolio - I've seen a lot of this activity in my
professional life the difference here is that the partner is listed
so the move is more publicly announced.
Interesting time ahead for... read more...|
|yesterday 09:41||soupdragon55||yesrupnel, which are they outsourcing? You say they're outsourcing
'hosting side', the 'sales force', the 'operational stuff', but
not a prelude to takeover.
You post sounds like they're outsourcing most of the business. read more...|
|yesterday 09:37||yesrupnel||This is NOT a takeover.
It is important to view it as Moni outsourcing the hosting side of
the business, after all most companies buying a Moni solution would
prefer a big company like IBM to do the critical hosting as that is
what IBM can do VERY well.
Outsourcing the sales force - IBM has already opened more doors to
large and small corporates than MONI has had hot dinners and it
makes... read more...|
|yesterday 09:34||tomboyb||I certainly agree with that statement - IBM certainly does carry a
lot more weight than the Monitise Brand -
Rebranding to IBM CLOUD delivered sol in the B2B space is very
|yesterday 09:29||j777j||143 million shares are being shorted.Up almost 10% on 7 million shares.Short squeeze of the decade coming? read more...|
|yesterday 09:15||celeritas||Looks like a slow takeover, 20%+ of Monitise staff is hugely
significant. Can you imagine the resources and costs needed to
this from scratch, IBM want them quick, not wanting to slow
is very telling. read more...|