back to article Airbus pulls up hard, no longer buying 29.9% stake in Atos-owned Evidian

Airbus has pulled out of negotiations to buy almost a third of Evidian following intense public pressure from an activist investor who described the transaction as an apparent bail out of parent Atos. In a note to investors, the aerospace giant said yesterday: "After careful consideration, Airbus SE has come to the conclusion …

  1. Potemkine! Silver badge

    Airbus owns Airbus Cybersecurity (formerly known as Cassidian). Is it its interest to subsidise Evidian?

    Airbus relies a lot on external consultants to do the job. That's maybe why it wants to save Atos, which pimps a lot of engineers' meat to Airbus.

    1. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward

      Maybe they should build that business out, rather than buy a distressed company with all of their baggage and customers.

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