tender offer


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tender offer

n.
An offer to purchase shares of a company's stock at a price above the current market price in an attempt to take control of the company by accumulating sufficient shares.
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Noun1.tender offer - an offer to buy shares in a corporation (usually above the market price) for cash or securities or both
takeover bid - an offer to buy shares in order to take over the company
offering, offer - something offered (as a proposal or bid); "noteworthy new offerings for investors included several index funds"
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Under the terms of the agreement, which has been unanimously approved by Bairnco's Board of Directors, BZ Acquisition will amend its existing tender offer for Bairnco to acquire all of the outstanding common shares of Bairnco at an increased price of $13.
Holders of Notes who have not already tendered their Notes may do so at any time on or prior to the Offer Expiration Date, but such holders will only be eligible to receive the applicable tender offer consideration, which is an amount, paid in cash, equal to the applicable total consideration less the applicable consent payment, for their Notes.
The Tender Offer will expire at Midnight, New York City time, on February 26, 2007, unless extended or earlier terminated (the "Expiration Date").
R] (NASDAQ: OPEN) a provider of integrated enabling technologies for financial institutions in the United States, Canada and other international markets, today announced that it has extended the expiration date for its cash tender offer for its Senior Subordinated Convertible Notes due 2035 (the "Notes").
New York City time, on February 8, 2007 (unless extended or earlier terminated by EOP Operating Limited Partnership, the "Offer Expiration Date"), but such holders will only be eligible to receive the applicable tender offer consideration, which is an amount, paid in cash, equal to the applicable total consideration less the applicable consent payment, for their Notes.
New York City time, on February 8, 2007 (unless extended or earlier terminated by EOP Operating Limited Partnership, the "Offer Expiration Date"), will be eligible to receive the tender offer consideration, which is an amount, paid in cash, equal to the applicable total consideration less the applicable consent payment.
New York City time, on February 8, 2007 (unless extended or earlier terminated by EOP Operating Limited Partnership, the "Offer Expiration Date"), will be eligible to receive the tender offer consideration which is an amount, paid in cash, equal to the applicable total consideration less the applicable consent payment.
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine -- Fairchild Semiconductor (NYSE: FCS), the leading global supplier of power semiconductors, today announced that it expects to launch a tender offer to acquire 100 percent of the outstanding shares of Taipei-based System General Corporation (6280.
the "Company"), has commenced a cash tender offer for any and all of the outstanding $140,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 8 7/8% Second Lien Notes due 2013 (the "Notes") of Hard Rock Hotel, Inc.
the "Company"), formerly known as TFS Acquisition Corporation, announced today new terms for its previously announced cash tender offer for all of its outstanding Senior Secured Notes due 2014 (CUSIP Nos.
NYSE: JJZ) ("Jacuzzi") announced today that it has launched a cash tender offer and consent solicitation with respect to the outstanding $380 million in aggregate principal amount of its 9 5/8% Senior Secured Notes due 2010 (the "Notes").
New York City time, on November 29, 2006, it has extended the consent payment deadline for its previously announced cash tender offer for all of its outstanding Senior Secured Notes due 2014 (CUSIP Nos.