Deal analysis: deal protection on public takeovers launched September to December 2006
Resource type: Practice Note
Law stated as at 23-Apr-2007
This document outlines the methods used by bidders on the largest recommended takeovers between September and December 2006 to protect the deal against the risk of a competitive bid. It also covers Cinven's offer for Gondola Holdings as this was the most heavily protected deal of the period. There is a table of the largest 10 deals in the period at the end of the document (table supplied by mergermarket). Nine out of these 10 deals were recommended.
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