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spin·off

or spin-off  (spĭn′ôf′, -ŏf′)
n.
1.
a. A divestiture by a corporation of a division or subsidiary by issuing to stockholders shares in a new company set up to continue the operations of the division or subsidiary.
b. The new company formed by such a divestiture.
2. Something, such as a product, that is derived from something larger and more or less unrelated; a byproduct.
3. Something derived from an earlier work, such as a television show starring a character who had a popular minor role in another show.
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With 64%* of Spinoffs in positive territory a year after break-up and gaining +23%* on average 1 year after, and over 100 on the 2013 deal pipeline , plenty gets written about Corporate Spinoffs .
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Of those restructurings, only spinoffs allow the affected business unit to create its own board of directors and place all of its stock in the public marketplace.
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