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Toshiba picks INCJ consortium to buy memory chip business

Wednesday 21 June 2017 | 08:32 CET | News
Toshiba has named the Innovation Network Corp of Japan, Bain Capital and the Development Bank of Japan as the preferred bidder to acquire its memory chip business. Toshiba Memory Corp was spun off into a separate company from 01 April and Toshiba hopes to sell the company in order to shore up its balance sheet after major writedowns on its energy business. Toshiba said the selected consortium offered not only the best bid, but also the greater chance of closing the transaction, retention of employees and keeping sensitive technology in Japan. The INCJ is a public-private partnership set up by

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