Fixed-price tender offer

A one-time offer to purchase a stated number of shares at a stated fixed price, usually a premium to the current market price. The New York Times Financial Glossary

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  • fixed-price tender offer — A one time offer to purchase a stated number of shares at a stated fixed price, usually at a premium over the current market price. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • tender offer — n: a public offer to purchase a specified number or range of shares from shareholders usu. at a premium and in an attempt to gain control of the issuing company Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. tender offer …   Law dictionary

  • tender offer — General offer made publicly and directly to a firm s shareholders to buy their stock at a price well above the current value market price. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary A means of implementing an offer for subscription or offer for sale. The… …   Financial and business terms

  • fixed price offer — A method of implementing an offer for subscription or offer for sale. When a company is issuing shares, it will invite applications for shares at a predetermined price under a fixed price offer. The benefit of this is that it eliminates… …   Financial and business terms

  • tender offer — noun Date: 1967 a public offer to buy not less than a specified number of shares of a stock at a fixed price from stockholders usually in an attempt to gain control of the issuing company …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cash tender offer — A procedure used in the US and other jurisdictions to implement a cash offer for the shares of a public company as an alternative to an offer at a fixed price. Shareholders are invited to state a price for which they would be prepared to sell… …   Law dictionary

  • tender — Ⅰ. tender [1] ► ADJECTIVE (tenderer, tenderest) 1) gentle and sympathetic. 2) (of food) easy to cut or chew. 3) (of a part of the body) sensitive. 4) young and vulnerable. 5) requi …   English terms dictionary

  • tender — tender1 adjective (tenderer, tenderest) 1》 gentle and sympathetic.     ↘(tender of) archaic solicitous of. 2》 (of food) easy to cut or chew. 3》 (of a part of the body) sensitive. 4》 young and vulnerable: the tender age of five. 5》 requiring tact… …   English new terms dictionary

  • tender for — make a formal written offer to carry out work, supply goods, etc. for a stated fixed price. → tender …   English new terms dictionary

  • tender — an offer in writing to carry out work, which has been specified by another person. The offer quotes a fixed price, which will be charged for doing the work. Glossary of Business Terms To offer for delivery against futures. Bloomberg Financial… …   Financial and business terms

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