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Zynga shares slide after privileged status with Facebook ends

Zynga shares slide after privileged status with Facebook ends

Fri Nov 30, 2012 11:17am EST (Reuters) – Shares of gaming company Zynga Inc fell as much as 10 percent, a day after the “Farmville” creator reached an agreement with Facebook Inc that reduces its dependence on the social networking giant. The companies reported in regulatory filings on Thursday that they have reached an agreement [...]

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Insight: EBay’s double tax base prompts calls for investigation

Insight: EBay’s double tax base prompts calls for investigation

By Tom Bergin LONDON | Fri Nov 30, 2012 2:38pm EST LONDON (Reuters) – Britain and Germany may have missed out on a combined $1 billion in sales tax since online marketplace eBay picked a tiny Luxembourg office as its base for EU sales, a shift that lawmakers say should now be investigated. EBay’s nomination [...]

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SAP co-founder sells shares worth 120 million euros

SAP co-founder sells shares worth 120 million euros

FRANKFURT | Fri Nov 30, 2012 11:02am EST FRANKFURT (Reuters) – SAP’s co-founder Hasso Plattner sold shares in the German business software maker worth 120 million euros ($155.74 million), divesting a portion of his overall stake, the company said on Friday. To protect the stock price, a bank will place 10 million euros worth of [...]

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