A number of private equity firms have expressed interest in Yahoo’s core internet business. Photograph: Getty

Bain and TPG are among several private equity firms weighing approaches for Yahoo’s core internet business after the Silicon Valley group announced it(...)

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer: under pressure from shareholders

Yahoo Inc is to cut about 15 per cent of its workforce and close offices in five locations as part of a turnaround plan for the struggling Internet bu(...)

Marissa Mayer, chief executive of Yahoo. Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

Marissa Mayer is gearing up for yet another turnaround plan for Yahoo. Given the company’s persistent slump, even a sweeping overhaul may do litt(...)

Marissa Mayer, chief executive officer of Yahoo! Inc., promised to detail a plan to cut costs and boost growth on Tuesday. (Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg)

Marissa Mayer is gearing up for yet another turnaround plan for Yahoo! Inc. Given the company’s persistent growth slump, even a sweeping overhau(...)

Morale is said to have sunk so low at Yahoo that some employees refer to Marissa Mayer, Yahoo’s chief executive, as “Evita” an allusion to Eva Peron, the former first lady of Argentina whose outsize ego and climb to power and wealth were chronicled in the musical of that name. (Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg)

Marissa Mayer, the glamorous, geeky Google executive hired to turn around Yahoo in 2012, used to inspire hope in Yahoo’s workforce just by visiting th(...)

Starboard criticised CEO Marissa Mayer for failed attempts over her three years at the helm to turn around the core business.

Yahoo was urged by activist shareholder Starboard Value LP to overhaul its management and board, saying that “significant changes” were needed at the(...)

Marissa Mayer is under increasing pressure at Yahoo  from activist investors. (Photograph: ERIC PIERMONT ERIC PIERMONT/AFP/Getty Images)

A week after laying out a new strategic plan, Yahoo! Inc. is facing additional pressure from investors who are running out of patience to see results(...)

The new publicly traded company will house Yahoo’s internet business and its 35 per cent stake in Yahoo Japan. Photograph:  Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images

Yahoo has shelved plans to spin off its stake in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, citing tax concerns, and will instead create a separate company to(...)

 Yahoo!: The board discussions come as Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer faces increasing pressure to bolster performance and a flagging share price. Photograph: Denis Balibouse/Reuters

Private equity firms and media companies are reportedly vying to snap up Yahoo’s struggling internet arm as the US technology giant considers spinning(...)

Marissa Mayer, president and chief executive officer of Yahoo! Inc. Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

Marissa Mayer is my new role model. First the Yahoo chief executive bans working from home. Now, according to Kara Swisher at Re/code, she has made al(...)