Skype Officially Joined Microsoft

Skype Officially Joined Microsoft:

Corp. (Nasdaq “MSFT”) has closed its of Global S.à r.l. Negotiations of the definitive agreement under which Microsoft would acquire Skype, an communications company, for $8.5 billion were led by investor group Silver Lake and the transaction was originally announced on May 10, 2011. Boards of directors of both Microsoft and Skype previously approved the acquisition.