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  1. March 12, 2012

    Temenos drops out of Misys bid race

    Temenos walked away from its $2bn bid for Misys after failing to agree terms, leaving the FTSE 250 banking software company...

  2. March 8, 2012

    Shareholder’s move could lead to Misys sale

    Misys has been engaged many times, but has never quite made it to the altar, despite being up for sale over the past six...

  1. February 20, 2012

    Vista makes rival £1.2bn bid for Misys

    A US private equity group has made a rival £1.2bn offer for Misys, the banking software company which this month agreed a...

  2. February 10, 2012

    Misys/Temenos merger fails to impress

    Shareholders in Misys and Temenos have been left unimpressed by the terms of a proposed $2bn merger between the two...

  3. February 8, 2012

    Misys chief leaves investors with messy deal

    Before the ink has even dried on the agreement over key merger terms with Temenos, Mike Lawrie, chief executive of Misys has...

  4. February 8, 2012

    Misys chief to jump ship for CSC

    Mike Lawrie, chief executive of Misys, the banking software company which is in merger talks with Swiss rival Temenos, has...

  5. February 7, 2012

    Misys and Temenos agree key merger terms

    Misys and Temenos have reached agreement on the key terms of a proposed £2bn merger that would create the world’s largest...

  6. February 3, 2012

    Misys / Temenos: playtime

    Once in play, always in play. Misys shares lurch from one bout of bid speculation to the next. When the UK banking software...

  7. January 26, 2012

    Misys hit by cuts in banks’ spending

    Shares in Misys fell after the software company said banks and financial institutions had slowed spending on IT and...

  8. August 4, 2011

    One Aviva, but too many unwieldy businesses

    Four years ago Andrew Moss, Aviva chief executive, unveiled his “one Aviva, twice the value” programme in an effort to make...

  9. FT Alphaville

    August 4, 2011

    Offer talks terminated

    First BSkyB, then Laird and now Misys. Ouch. It’s not a great time to be in merger arb (in the UK at least). All the more so...

  10. July 28, 2011

    Misys seeks bolt-on acquisitions

    Mike Lawrie, chief executive of Misys , said the banking software company was continuing to look for bolt-on acquisitions,...

  11. FT Alphaville

    June 22, 2011

    Misys shares rise on bid approach

    Shares in Misys rose nearly 9% on Tuesday after the UK software company confirmed it had received a preliminary bid...

  12. June 22, 2011

    Barker adds OBR feather to her cap

    Former monetary policy committee member Kate Barker has added another feather to her cap as she is named as a non-executive...

  13. June 21, 2011

    Misys

    Misys was a tired and unloved UK software company when Mike Lawrie took the helm in 2006. Almost five years later, the...

  14. June 21, 2011

    Misys confirms bid approach

    Shares in Misys rose nearly 9 per cent on Tuesday after the company confirmed it had received a preliminary bid approach,...

  15. June 21, 2011

    Misys shares rise as it confirms bid approach

    Shares in Misys rose nearly 9 per cent on Tuesday after the company confirmed it had received a preliminary bid approach,...

  16. FT Alphaville

    June 8, 2011

    Misys enters the final phase

    Another day and another Misys bid rumour. This time it’s talk of a 425p a share bid for the company, which provides...

  17. May 9, 2011

    Misys benefits from takeover speculation

    Takeover theories helped push Misys sharply higher even as the FTSE 100 declined. The software maker took on 8.4 per cent to...

  18. April 6, 2011

    Misys benefits from Asia rebound

    Misys, the financial software provider, said that a rebound in capital markets, particularly in Asia, had helped to fuel...

  19. January 25, 2011

    Misys upbeat on banking growth

    Misys is beginning to see signs of a return to growth in the banking sector and intends to hand the remaining £145m ($229m)...

  20. November 12, 2010

    Misys to buy rival Sophis for £235m

    Misys, the financial software provider, is poised to acquire Irish rival Sophis for £235m with funds from the disposal of...

  21. June 12, 2010

    The big name

    Mike LawrieChief executive, MisysMike Lawrie, the straight-talking chief executive of Misys, answered many of his doubters...

  22. June 10, 2010

    Finding value in Misys

    By returning $1bn to Mysis shareholders, Jeff Ubben, co-founder of the software group's leading investor ValueAct Capital,...

  23. June 10, 2010

    Alchemist and activist prepare for final act at Misys

    Shareholders in Misys must think Mike Lawrie is an alchemist. Four years ago, as new chief executive of the UK software...

  24. June 10, 2010

    Misys agrees to sell Allscripts in $1.3bn deal

    Misys, the British software company, in effect broke itself up yesterday when it agreed to sell its majority stake in its...

  25. June 10, 2010

    Enforced salary transparency might not pay for Japan

    Revealing how much you get paid is awkward, no matter how you look at it.So it is no wonder that Japan's business leaders...

  26. June 10, 2010

    Focus turns to boosting financial software role

    By any calculation, the sale of Misys's majority stake in Allscripts is a fabulous return for two years' work.Misys bought...

  27. June 9, 2010

    More pay transparency might not work in Japan

    Revealing how much you get paid is awkward, no matter how you look at it. So it is no wonder that Japan’s business leaders...

  28. June 9, 2010

    Allscripts deal leaves Misys to focus on banking business

    By any calculation, the sale of Misys’s majority stake in Allscripts is a fabulous return for two years’ work. Misys bought...

  29. June 9, 2010

    Alchemist and activist at Misys

    Shareholders in Misys must think Mike Lawrie is an alchemist. Four years ago, as new chief executive of the UK software...

  30. FT Alphaville

    June 9, 2010

    So it begins... the Misys break up

    Shares in Misys have soared on Wednesday morning: The reason is a complex deal that will see the UK software company sell...

  31. June 9, 2010

    Misys moves to sell healthcare stake

    Misys, the British software company, in effect broke itself up on Wednesday when it agreed to sell its majority stake in its...

  32. April 9, 2010

    US healthcare reform bolsters Misys

    The passage of the US healthcare reform bill last month, combined with the Obama administration's $19bn (£12.5bn) stimulus...

  33. April 8, 2010

    Misys benefits from US healthcare reform

    The passage of the US healthcare reform bill last month, combined with the Obama administration’s $19bn (£12.5bn) stimulus...

  34. January 14, 2010

    Misys confident on full-year forecasts

    Misys, the banking and healthcare software group, said cost controls and a growing pipeline of business meant it would meet...

  35. October 1, 2009

    Misys remains on track

    Misys, the banking and healthcare software group, has stuck to its guidance that it will meet its full-year revenue growth...

  36. August 26, 2009

    Misys hedges

    Most companies hedge against currency fluctuations, but some may also need to hedge against their chief executives'...

  37. May 28, 2009

    Misys puts new finance in place for Allscripts

    Misys, the banking and healthcare software group, has refinanced the debt package it agreed in the wake of the collapse of...

  38. May 27, 2009

    Misys puts new finance in place for Allscripts

    Misys, the banking and healthcare software group, has refinanced the debt package it agreed in the wake of the collapse of...

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