Not like we didn’t see this one. Congrats to Credit Suisse, who was the sole manager on the sell side.
The big industry news on Monday was the announcement that Oracle Corporation would acquire Sun Microsystems for approximately $7.4 billion. The acquisition would bring Sun controlled technologies such as Java, MySQL and Sun’s workstations under the control of Oracle. The New York Times points out that Oracle sees Sun as a “software gem, skillful in computer design and ripe for cost-cutting.”