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Mergers & Acquisitions

prolong negotiations in hostile takeover in a hostile takeover situation, to enter into talks with the bidder and attempt to prolong them as long as possible, in the hope that a white knight will appear and rescue the target company


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

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