Artifact Details

Title

Ashton-Tate to purchase Multimate; acquisition is largest in micro software industry

Catalog Number

102762631

Type

Text

Date

1985-07-30

Publisher

Ashton-Tate

Identifying Numbers

Other number doc-441ee0a779eac Deprecated ITCHP Number

Extent

5 p.

Description

Press release announcing the intended acquisition of Multimate International, producer of MultiMate Professional Word Processor. Terms of the agreement are approximately 1,000,000 shares of Ashton-Tate common stock, and an undisclosed amount of cash based on current market values, up to a total consideration of approximately $19 million. Donated by Ed Esber. 5 scanned pages.

Category

Press release

Collection Title

Information Technology Corporate Histories Collection

Lot Number

X7847.2017