U.S. authorities have charged a former research analyst at a financial services firm with insider trading offenses related to the 2009 acquisition of software vendor SPSS by IBM.
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IBM has agreed to acquire SPSS, a Chicago-based analytics software specialist, the companies said Tuesday.
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