Eidos shares jump with news of Square Enix bid

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 12 February 2009 17:40 GMT

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News of a Square Enix bid for Eidos has resulted in a major share boost for the Hitman-maker.

Eidos’s stock leapt over 117 percent today, with over 5 million shares being traded in the UK market’s first hour alone.

The price is currently at 30.5 pence ($.42).

Square Enix is expected to reveal more details about its deal with Eidos in March.

More over on GI.biz.

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