Business / Finance / Leveraged Recapitalization: Often used in risk arbitrage. A public company takes on significant additional debt with the purpose of either paying an extraordinary dividend or repurchasing shares, leaving the public shareholders with a continuing interest in a more financially leveraged company. Popular form of shark repellent See: Stub.
Business / Finance / Recapitalization Proposal: Often used in risk arbitrage. Plan by a target company to restructure its capitalization (debt and equity) in a way to ward off a hostile or potential suitor. MORE
Business / Finance / Leveraged Stock: Stocks financed with credit, such as that purchased on a margin account. MORE