Buyout

Business / Finance / Buyout: Purchase of a controlling interest (or percent of shares) of a company's stock. A leveraged buy out is effected with borrowed money.

Leveraged Buyout

Business / Taxes / Leveraged Buyout: A leveraged buyout occurs when a group of investors using borrowed money, often raised with high yield bonds or other kinds of debt, takes control of a company. These buyouts are usually hostile takeo MORE

Management Buyout (MBO)

Business / Finance / Management Buyout (MBO): Leveraged buyout whereby the acquiring group is led by the firm's management. MORE

Reverse Leveraged Buyout

Business / Finance / Reverse Leveraged Buyout: Bringing back into publicly traded status a company that had been privatized by way of a leveraged buyout. MORE

Whole Herd Buyout Program

Business / Agriculture / Whole Herd Buyout Program: Another term for the dairy termination program. MORE

Leveraged Buyout (LBO)

Business / Finance / Leveraged Buyout (LBO): A transaction used to take a public corporation private that is financed through debt such as bank loans and bonds. Because of the large amount of debt relative to equity in the new corporation, the b MORE

Strategic Buyout

Business / Finance / Strategic Buyout: Buying or selling an out-of-the-money put option and call option on the same underlying instrument, with the same expiration. Profits are made only if there is a drastic change in the underlying instr MORE

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