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Star-crossed lovers

15 July 2020 By Christopher Thompson

Activist Carl Icahn’s bet on the U.S. truck maker looked dead after Covid-19 upset a $2.9 billion cash bid from the German auto company. But VW insists a deal still makes sense. Given the sector’s grim outlook, accepting the offer – and bagging a juicy premium – is a no brainer.

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