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    1. October 28, 2014

      Madison Square Garden: court capital

      ...a property trust. Splitting ownership of the MSG venue from the teams that call it home could be less wise. When Steve Ballmer bought the LA Clippers in May for $2bn, analysts suggested that the Knicks could be worth as much as $3.5bn...

    2. October 28, 2014

      Madison Square Garden explores break-up

      ...he said. Speculation over the future of the Knicks has been heightened since former Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer bought the rival Los Angeles Clippers for $2bn earlier this year. It marked the biggest price ever paid for a National...Shannon Bond and Gary Silverman in New York and Naomi Rovnick in Hong Kong

    3. October 26, 2014

      Ballmer makes slam dunk on Clippers deal

      Slideshow: Steve Ballmer’s purchase of the Los Angeles Clippers Steve Ballmer stands to gain as much as $1bn in tax benefits as a result of his $2bn purchase of the Los Angeles Clippers basketball team, helping to explain why the Microsoft...Arash Massoudi and Alan Livsey in London

    1. October 20, 2014

      Good payday karma for Microsoft chief

      ...software group paid to Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer in the 39 years that one or other...reflected the fact that Mr Gates and Mr Ballmer were already big shareholders, creating...said in this week’s filing. Mr Ballmer earned only around $16m in his...Richard Waters in San Francisco

    2. October 14, 2014

      Nice v nasty: which workplace is better?

      ...of the most profitable organisations of the modern era did best when led by a boss with a hard-charging attitude. Steve Ballmer, the tough CEO at Microsoft, was famous for his take-no-prisoners approach to rivals such as Google. During his...By Luke Johnson

    3. September 19, 2014

      The invasion of corporate news

      ...more former journalists,” says Steve Barrett, editor of PR Week...testimonials from Gates and outgoing CEO Steve Ballmer about what an ideal successor he was...journalists who have gone into PR Steve Barrett, editor of PR Week Few have...By Andrew Edgecliffe-Johnson

    4. August 20, 2014

      Steve Ballmer quits Microsoft board to focus on NBA’s Clippers

      Steve Ballmer, former chief executive of Microsoft...over the top job to Satya Nadella, Mr Ballmer declared that he would focus on managing...acquired recently for an estimated $2bn. Mr Ballmer’s departure is seen as an important moment...By Avantika Chilkoti

    5. July 17, 2014

      Anger and bewilderment in Finland over Microsoft job cuts

      ...said. In September 2013, its then chief executive Steve Ballmer appeared to suggest in an email to employees that Finnish...leader of the nationalist True Finns party, said Steve Ballmer had “talked nonsense” in raising Finns’ hopes...By David Crouch in Gothenburg

    6. July 17, 2014

      UnitedHealth climbs on surging sales

      ...wiping nearly $3bn off the company’s market capitalisation. Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella, who succeeded Steve Ballmer in early February, said the company would cut up to 18,000 jobs over the next year. In a memo to employees, Mr...By Eric Platt in New York

    7. June 18, 2014

      US patent agency cancels Redskins’ trademark protections

      ...Association over racist remarks by Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, which could lead to the sale of his team to Steve Ballmer, the former Microsoft chief executive. Mr Snyder has been unmoved, telling USA Today that he will “never” change...By Shannon Bond in New York

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