What Is a Hostile Takeover?


Subject:
Investing , Stocks

Description:
This brief article provides an introduction to hostile takeovers, noting that a "takeover is deemed hostile when the target company's management objects to the deal." It explains friendly vs. hostile takeovers, tender offers, and proxy fights. Part of a question and answer series related to news topics from Slate magazine.

Creator:
Alsdorf, Matt

Publisher:
Washington Post.Newsweek Interactive Co. LLC

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.slate.com/id/1003983/


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