Blackberry U-turn on sell-off plan
The smartphone maker Blackberry has abandoned a plan to sell itself to its biggest shareholder, Fairfax Financial Holdings.
The company, which is big in Asian markets like Indonesia, saw its shares close down 16% following the news.
Fairfax was planning to lead a consortium of firms in a takeover of Blackberry, as Mariko Oi reports from the New York Stock Exchange.
05 Nov 2013
- From the section Business