tender offer


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Tender Offer

A proposal to buy shares of stock from the stockholders of a corporation, made by a group or company that desires to obtain control of the corporation.

A tender offer to purchase may be for cash or some type of corporate security of the acquiring company—for example, stock, warrants, or debentures. Such an offer is sometimes subject to either a minimum or maximum that the offeror will accept and is communicated to the stockholders through newspaper advertisements or a general mailing to the complete list of stockholders. Tender offers are subject to regulations by state and federal Securities laws, such as the Williams Act (15 U.S.C.A. § 78a et seq.).

Cross-references

Mergers and Acquisitions; Stock Warrant.

tender offer

noun broad offer, broad request to purchase, broad solicitation, collective offer, offer to purrhase a large number of shares, offer to purchase a large number of stock shares, offer to purchase a significant nummer of securities in a corporation, public offer, public offer to buy stock, takeover bid
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The Tender Offer will expire at 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on August 23, 2019 (such time and date, as it may be extended, the 'Expiration Time'), unless extended or earlier terminated by Juniper.
Since the Final Price Cap of $96.1038 is greater than $88.00, the greatest single per Share price that the Company could pay for Shares properly tendered and not properly withdrawn from the tender offer, the Final Price Cap will not affect the single per Share price (the "Final Purchase Price") the Company will pay for Shares properly tendered and not properly withdrawn from the tender offer.
As of 17:00, New York City time, on 18 April 2019, about 206,066,808 of Coty Inc shares had been validly tendered pursuant to the tender offer and not properly withdrawn and the notices of guaranteed delivery had been delivered for 145,969,978 shares.
IMH Financial Corporation has announced the final results of its tender offers for a total of 2,016,738 shares of the Company's Class B Common Stock and 101,676 shares of the Company's Class C Common Stock, the company said.
Johnson & Johnson said it has met and satisfied all the conditions under its public tender offer for all of the outstanding shares of Ci:z Holdings Co Ltd (TYO:4924) not already held by Johnson & Johnson or its affiliates.
Melco already withdrew its plan to delist from the PSE and continued with its plan for the tender offer of all shares held by other owners.
The Tender Offer was originally scheduled to start on October 22, 2018, but, due to the change in the purpose of the Tender Offer, MCO will defer the Tender Offer.
commenced two cash tender offers to purchase four series of notes and debentures of Voya and Voya Holdings Inc., a Connecticut corporation and wholly-owned subsidiary of Voya.
3 when the tender offer closed - all minority investors logically decided they were better off holding on to their shares and betting on the infusion of new business into Pacifica.
The tender offer was one component of FLY's previously announced USD100 million share repurchase program, which FLY intends to continue implementing through open market purchases or in privately negotiated transactions or otherwise, subject to market conditions.
The tender offer will expire at 12:00 midnight, New York City time, on August 20, 2010, unless extended (such date and time, as it may be extended, the EoACA[pounds sterling]Expiration DateEoACA[yen]) or earlier terminated by AMD.