Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.
Search Linux Today
Linux News Sections:  Developer -  High Performance -  Infrastructure -  IT Management -  Security -  Storage -
Linux Today Navigation
LT Home
Contribute
Contribute
Link to Us
Linux Jobs


Top White Papers

More on LinuxToday


The Register: Corel tells SEC we'll run out of cash next month

Jul 20, 2000, 11:00 (8 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Tony Smith)

"Corel has issued its second cash-flow warning in as many months. The software company yesterday admitted it will run out of money by the end of August if extreme measures are not taken."

"Only last week CEO Michael Cowpland told Canada's CBC that the company's financial worries were over. He told CBC that Corel had $25 million in the bank. "Basically, we're a very resilient company," he boasted."

"That doesn't quite tally with a filing Corel has made with the US Securities and Exchange Commission that notes the company's cash pile will be $500,000 in the red by 31 August, the last day of the business' current fiscal quarter."

"...Meanwhile, Corel's SEC filing also notes gloomily that there's no guarantee that any of its key applications - CorelDraw, WordPerfect Office and Corel Linux OS - will do much for the company's revenues, which have been declining throughout the last nine months or so."

Complete Story

Related Stories: