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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Penn also announced that TAC has extended the expiration date of each of the tender offers under the Offers to Purchase to 12:00 midnight, New York City time, on August 23, 2005, unless extended or earlier terminated by TAC with respect to that issue of notes.
The consummation of the tender offers are subject to certain conditions which are described in the Offers to Purchase and the accompanying Letter of Transmittal.
Accordingly, all holders who validly tender their Debentures prior to the Expiration Date in accordance with the terms and conditions of the Offers to Purchase and the related Letter of Transmittal and Consent will receive the total purchase price (including the consent payment) for such series of Debentures.
Flooring America has amended the Offer and Solicitation to limit its offer to purchase Notes to up to $25 million aggregate principal amount of Notes (the "Initial Purchase Amount"), rather than up to $40 million aggregate principal amount of Notes, and to provide for the Company to consummate additional offers to purchase up to $15,000,000 aggregate principal amount of Notes (such aggregate principal amount of Notes, as reduced by the aggregate principal amount of Notes as to which the Company consummates such offers to purchase, the "Deferred Purchase Amount"), by March 31, 2001 (with offers to purchase not less than $10 million of said principal amount of Notes required to be consummated by December 31, 2000).
NYSE:ICO), a Fortune 500 technology services company, announced today that the expiration date for the offers to purchase related to its outstanding 4.