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Global business newsrooms are abuzz with rumours on MDA planning to buy DigitalGlobe. But there are some serious hurdles.

It’s official: MDA to acquire DigitalGlobe

US: MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates (MDA), a global communications and information company providing technology solutions to commercial and government organizations worldwide, and DigitalGlobe, the global...