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October 28, 2014
...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...
October 28, 2014
...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
October 26, 2014
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
October 20, 2014
...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
October 14, 2014
...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
September 19, 2014
...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
August 20, 2014
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
July 17, 2014
...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
July 17, 2014
...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
June 18, 2014
...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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