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Musk says Twitter deal should go ahead if he provides proof of real account

Elon Musk said his deal to buy Twitter Inc. for $44 billion would be on the original terms if he could provide a way to sample 100 accounts and verify that those accounts were real. said it should proceed with

“But if their SEC filing turns out to be materially false, it shouldn’t be,” Musk tweeted early Saturday.

Asked by a Twitter user if the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) was investigating the company’s “questionable claims,” ​​Musk tweeted, “Good question, why not?”

Twitter declined to comment on the tweet when contacted by Reuters.

On Thursda, Twitter dismissed Musk’s claim that he was tricked into signing a deal to buy a social media company, calling it “incredible and untrue.”

“Mr. Musk, the billionaire founder of multiple companies and advised by Wall Street bankers and lawyers, was tricked by Twitter into signing a $44 billion merger deal. The story is unbelievable and untrue,” Twitter said on Thursday.

Musk filed a counterclaim against Twitter on July 29, escalating his legal battle against the social media company over his bid to walk away from the $44 billion acquisition. – Reuters

https://www.breakingnews.ie/world/update-4-musk-says-twitter-deal-should-go-ahead-if-it-provides-proof-of-real-accounts-1346634.html Musk says Twitter deal should go ahead if he provides proof of real account

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