List of investments by Microsoft Corporation

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This is a list of investments made by Microsoft Corporation.

Since 1994, Microsoft has invested in about 140 companies worldwide,[1] including:

Company Year Country References
@Home Solutions (1999) [2]
Accel Partners (1998) [3]
Akamai Technologies Inc. (1999) [4]
Ameranth (2000) [5]
American City Business Journals (2001) [6]
Amicore (2001) [7]
Apple Inc (1997) [8]
Ardent Communications Inc. (2000) [9]
Asia Global Crossing Ltd. (1999) [10]
Telewest 22.9% (2000–2003) [11][12]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.microsoft.com/msft/investments/history.mspx
  2. ^ Menzes, Bill (April 1999). "Microsoft Joins @Home Solutions". CBS Interactive. Retrieved 2008-10-31.[dead link]
  3. ^ "Accel Partners". iWon. Archived from the original on 2006-05-26. Retrieved 2008-10-31.
  4. ^ Conlin, Robert (1999-09-27). "Microsoft Invests $15 Million in Akamai Technologies". ECT News Network. Retrieved 2008-10-31.
  5. ^ "Ameranth Technology Systems Inc. Announces Investment by Microsoft". CBS Interactive. 2000-06-19. Archived from the original on 2012-07-11. Retrieved 2008-10-31.
  6. ^ "AMERICAN CITY BUSINESS JOURNALS AND MICROSOFT ENTER INTO PARINERSHIP". Business Publisher. Dun and Bradstreet. 2001-02-15. Retrieved 2008-10-31.
  7. ^ "Pfizer, IBM and Microsoft Collaborate to Launch Amicore Investment Company, a Software and Services Company, to Provide Office Automation Solutions to Physicians". Microsoft. 2009-10-10. Archived from the original on 2010-01-08. Retrieved 2009-10-31.
  8. ^ Kawamoto, Dawn; Ben Heskett; Mike Ricciuti (1997-08-06). "MR to invest $150 million in Apple". CNet. Retrieved 2008-10-31.
  9. ^ "Ardent Communications Inc · S-1/A · On 3/16/99 · EX-10.24". SEC Filing. 1999-03-16. Retrieved 2008-10-31.
  10. ^ "Form Of Shareholder Agreement". Tech Agreements. Retrieved 2008-10-31.
  11. ^ Microsoft Announces Investment in Telewest: Microsoft has acquired a minority stake in Telewest, a leading cable company in the United Kingdom, to accelerate the deployment of... Archived 2005-02-15 at the Wayback Machine
  12. ^ Microsoft collects little for Telewest call - CNET News

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