demerger


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demerger

(diːˈmɜːdʒə)
n
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) the separation of two or more companies which have previously been merged

demerger

The separation of an existing company into two or more completely separate businesses.
Translations

demerger

[ˌdiːˈmɜːdʒəʳ] N (Brit) → división f, fragmentación f, separación f

demerger

[diːˈmɜːrdʒər] (British) n (= splitting) [company] → scission f

demerger

n (Comm) → Abspaltung m, → Demerger m
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After the demerger, this would allow shareholder base of both companies to be identical to the shareholder base of OCI as it was before the demerger.
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But Corbett said yesterday he remained focused on the demerger.
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The Demerger will be implemented by way of a dividend in specie from Mondi Limited to Mondi Limited Shareholders on Monday, 18 July 2011 on the basis of one Mpact Share for every one Mondi Limited Ordinary Share held by each such shareholder, such that Mondi Limited's entire shareholding in Mpact Limited will be distributed to Mondi Limited Shareholders.
Punch's new boss, the former Marks & Spencer finance director Ian Dyson, said a demerger will boost prospects for the faster-growing Spirit business, which is expected to have a portfolio of around 950 pubs in the future.
The petition by RNRL before the company court was a disguised attempt to enforce a contract which was not part of the scheme of demerger, he said.
The group - which sold its retail business into a joint venture deal with US consumer electronics giant Best Buy last year - said it was "confident" of a demerger by next summer.
CARPHONE Warehouse is to press ahead with a demerger of its TalkTalk broadband arm, the group said.
Financial services companies are the worst performers after a demerger, while technology, media and telecommunications (TMT) and manufacturing companies are the most successful, according to a new report.
Cadbury Schweppes has appointed two new chairmen as it edges closer to completing the demerger of the confectionery and Americas Beverages businesses.