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Apple wows market with record $17 billion bond deal

Apple wows market with record $17 billion bond deal

By John Balassi and Josie Cox Tue Apr 30, 2013 5:44pm EDT NEW YORK/LONDON, April 30 (IFR) – Apple Inc wowed the debt markets on Tuesday with the largest non-bank bond deal in history, pricing a whopping $17 billion as the U.S. computer giant switches strategy to placate restless shareholders. Just a week after announcing [...]

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Flextronics revenue falls; more weakness ahead

Flextronics revenue falls; more weakness ahead

Tue Apr 30, 2013 5:26pm EDT (Reuters) – Contract electronics maker Flextronics International Ltd reported a quarterly loss after the departure of key customer BlackBerry, and it warned earnings in the current quarter may fall below analysts’ estimates. Flextronics shares fell 2 percent in extended trading. The company, which reported a charge of about $125 [...]

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Former Goldman programmer fails to win dismissal of code theft case

Former Goldman programmer fails to win dismissal of code theft case

By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK | Tue Apr 30, 2013 5:26pm EDT NEW YORK (Reuters) – A former Goldman Sachs Group Inc computer programmer failed to win the dismissal of charges by Manhattan’s district attorney of stealing secret trading code, despite having earlier had his federal conviction over the same activity thrown out. In a [...]

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