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Definition of

break-up value

Mergers & Acquisitions

value of company's assets sold individually the combined market value of a firm's assets if each were sold separately, as contrasted with selling the firm as an ongoing business. Analysts look for companies with a large break-up value relative to their market value to identify potential takeover targets.

Definitions of ’break-up value’ and meaning of ’break-up value’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’break-up value’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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