Daily Archives: March 19, 2008

Bain-Huawei Acquisition of 3Com Remains in Limbo

Despite the best efforts of all involved, the acquisition of 3Com by Bain Capital and Chinese networking-gear vendor Huawei remains in considerable doubt.

The parties seem unable or unwilling to modify the terms of the agreement enough to persuade the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) to drop its objections to the deal on national-security grounds.