Reports say that Yahoo won’t be spinning off its Alibaba holdings

By Dan Wilson December 9, 2015 - 11:40 am

Yahoo is backtracking on its plans to spin-off its stake in Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba, according to CNBC.

The news follows a wrangle between the board and some shareholders in Yahoo with respect to the various holdings the company holds and the fact that the Alibaba shares a worth a great deal more than the “core business”. The below video will shed rather more light on this but in the meantime it reinforce what we knew: Alibaba remains a big ecommerce player and buying a share in it may have historically been Yahoo’s best move.

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