Deals Rumor Mill: Toshiba, Atlantia, Bitauto Holdings

Law360, New York (April 20, 2017, 4:45 PM EDT) -- Western Digital Corp. is in talks with investors backed by the Japanese government and would consider a joint bid with them for Toshiba Corp.'s highly sought-after chip business, a senior official told Reuters on Thursday. Western Digital is currently Toshiba's U.S. partner in a semiconductor venture. Rumors surrounding the expected sale of the Toshiba business have been swirling for weeks, most recently last week when Apple Inc. jumped into the mix of potential suitors.

Italian infrastructure company Atlantia SpA hopes to raise up to €8 billion...
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