Salesforce acquires workplace chats app Slack for $27.7 billion

Posted by - December 3, 2020

Salesforce is buying workplace messaging app Slack for $27.7 billion, marking the largest acquisition in the San Francisco-based cloud-based company’s history. Under the terms of the agreement, Slack (WORK) shareholders will receive $26.79 in cash and 0.0776 shares of Salesforce stock per Slack share. Salesforce (CRM) announced the deal Tuesday in conjunction with its earnings

Interswitch expands presence in health-tech space through acquisition of eClat

Posted by - November 1, 2019

Interswitch Limited, a leading technology-driven company focused on the digitization of payments in Nigeria and other African countries, has announced the acquisition of eClat Healthcare Limited, a Nigeria-based health technology company that aims to improve healthcare delivery in Africa. The deal was completed on September 30, 2019, and it involves Interswitch acquiring a 60% stake