bidding war


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bidding war

n (Fin) → Übernahmeschlacht f
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NEARLY one in four home-buyers have entered into a bidding war to secure their chosen property, but those finding themselves in this situation are likely to end up losing out, a survey suggests.
Senior BBC executives are understood to have been ordered not to get into a bidding war over future series of the Saturday night blockbuster, which has cost the corporation PS55million since it began in 2012.
5 acres of land and disused outbuildings, fetched PS122,000 after a bidding war.
M2 EQUITYBITES-July 1, 2015-The Bidding War Ends: ISSI Stockholders Approve Acquisition by Uphill
29 December 2014 - A fierce bidding war between US cereal maker Kellogg and UAE-based private equity firm Abraaj Asset Management for control of Egyptian baked goods company Bisco Misr has prompted Egypt's financial regulator to extend the deadline for the bids on the company until January 11, Egyptian officials said on Sunday.
Friends of the King and Queen of NYC said they are the front-runners in a bidding war to land the luxury home in California.
Keller Williams brokers Ilan Bracha and Lisa Joa hit a sweet spot in pricing that sparked a bidding war over a Soho loft.
Investors rallied behind a bidding war in the food industry as well as a somewhat positive report on the U.
London, Nov 18 ( ANI ): A 500 million-pound bidding war has begun for David Beckham's planned MLS team in Miami as American broadcasters Fox Sports and Time Warner Cable both want to become major sponsors as well as secure excusive TV rights to all home games.
Despite Ferguson's assertion, Arsenal have not in fact made a public statement regarding any bids they may have received for Van Persie, but would certainly stand to benefit from starting a bidding war for the player.
It reminded me of a bidding war my previous radio station got into for the bed of Hugh Grant and Liz Hurley (complete with a stained mattress I might add - yuk
I doubt, though, that we would get into a bidding war with Ascot over the prize-money.