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There is no reason not to get a look at BlackBerry’s books to see if there is something to bid for later, should the assets come on the market once again.
There is no reason not to get a look at BlackBerry’s books to see if there is something to bid for later, should the assets come on the market once again.
(Fred Lum/The Globe and Mail)

BlackBerry’s noisy auction: The unspoken truth

The attempted sale of BlackBerry Ltd. proves one thing about takeovers: the messiest auctions are usually the loudest.

The corollary in such cases is that noise does not necessarily equal action. There is a reason so much information leaks, and it is often to make what is a struggling transaction look busy.