Microsoft: “We have no plans to acquire EA”

By Patrick Garratt, Thursday, 24 September 2009 07:32 GMT

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Microsoft’s issued a flat-out denial that it’s in the frame for an EA buy.

“We have no plans to acquire EA,” a spokesperson told Marketwatch last night.

“Unsubstantiated” rumors popped up regarding a sale yesterday, forcing up EA’s share price.

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