takeover bid

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takeover bid

an offer made by one company to the shareholders of another company to acquire sufficient shares in that other company to give it control. See MERGER.
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This announcement is not an offer to purchase, a solicitation of an offer to sell, or a solicitation of consents with respect to the Notes nor is this announcement an offer to sell or solicitation of an offer to purchase new securities.
This announcement is for information purposes only and constitutes neither an offer to purchase nor a solicitation of an offer to sell the Notes.
Copies of the Offer to Purchase and other documents, including the related letter of transmittal, can be obtained by contacting Global Bondholder Services Corp.
The terms of the Tender Offer are described in Pioneer's Offer to Purchase dated April 27, 2006.
The tender offer will be subject to the terms and conditions described in an offer to purchase and a letter of transmittal to be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including the valid tender of at least 2.
This press release and the Offer to Purchase contain important information, which should be read carefully before any decision is made in relation to the Offer.
E[acute accent]The complete terms and conditions of the Offer are set forth in an offer to purchase dated April 20, 2006 (the "Offer to Purchase") that is being sent to holders of the bonds.
Hold River LLC announced today that it is extending its offer to purchase up to 19,525,000 shares of common stock of Riverstone Networks, Inc.
The terms and conditions of the tender offer and consent solicitation are found in the Company's Offer to Purchase and Consent Solicitation Statement, dated March 21, 2006 (the "Offer to Purchase").