Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces Investigation Of Ariba Inc.

Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Ariba Inc. (“Ariba” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: ARBA) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with their conduct related to the sale of the Company to SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) in an all-cash deal valued at about $4.3 billion. Under the terms of the proposed transaction, Ariba’s stockholders will receive $45.00 in cash for each share of Ariba’s common stock they own, while according to Yahoo! Finance, at least one financial analyst has set a price target of $50.00 for Ariba.

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Whether Ariba’s Board of Directors breached their fiduciary duties to the Company’s stockholders by failing to conduct an adequate and fair sales process prior to agreeing to this proposed transaction, whether the proposed transaction undervalues Ariba’s shares and by how much this proposed transaction undervalues the Company to the detriment of Ariba’s shareholders are the key focus of this investigation.

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If you own common stock in Ariba and wish to obtain additional information and protect your investments free of charge, please visit us at www.faruqilaw.com/ARBA or contact Juan E. Monteverde, Esq. either via e-mail at jmonteverde@faruqilaw.com or by telephone at (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330.

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