BlackBerry: Key facts about troubled tech firm
Canadian smartphone maker to be sold to group led by Fairfax Financial
Last Updated: Sept. 24, 2013
Canadian tech giant BlackBerry said on Sept. 23 that a consortium led by Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. had signed a letter of intent to buy the company for $9 US a share in a deal valued at $4.7 billion US.
If the Fairfax bid is successful BlackBerry would disappear from stock markets. See the Canadian Press graphic below for more key figures about the company, its past and prospects for the future.