AsiaInfo-Linkage (ASIA +11.7%) jumps on a Reuters report claiming TPG Capital, Silver Lake, and...

|About: AsiaInfo Holdings, Inc. (ASIA)|By:, SA News Editor

AsiaInfo-Linkage (ASIA +11.7%) jumps on a Reuters report claiming TPG Capital, Silver Lake, and other P-E firms have shown interest in buying the company for over $1B. Even after today's rally, AsiaInfo's market cap stands at $903M. The company, a provider of infrastructure software to Chinese telcos and cable providers, received a buyout offer in January from China's CTIC Capital.