secondary distribution

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Secondary Distribution

The sale of a security that has already been issued. Generally speaking, it refers to the sale of a security by a private investor (usually a corporation) to a member of the general public. It is also called a secondary offering. See also: Secondary market.

secondary distribution

The sale of a block of existing, not newly issued, securities with the proceeds going to the present holders rather than to the issuing firm. An especially large secondary distribution may put pressure on the security's price until the additional shares or bonds have been assimilated in the market. Also called secondary offering. Compare primary distribution. See also registered secondary distribution, special offering, spot secondary distribution.
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Merger Sub also announced today the commencement of a subsequent offering period (the "Subsequent Offering Period ") during which holders of common stock of the Company who have not yet tendered their shares will have the opportunity to do so.
Oracle also announced today that its subsidiary, Rocket Acquisition Corporation, has commenced a subsequent offering period to acquire all the remaining MICROS shares outstanding, which expires at midnight, New York City time, at the end of Friday, September 5, 2014, unless extended.
During the subsequent offering period, holders of shares who did not previously tender their shares into the Offer may do so and will promptly receive the same purchase price as paid pursuant to the Offer of $22.
BASF Aktiengesellschaft (Frankfurt: BAS, NYSE: BF [ADR], LSE: BFA, SWX: AN) today announced the expiration of its initial tender offer period to purchase all of the outstanding shares of Engelhard Corporation (NYSE: EC) and the commencement of a subsequent offering period.
Cypress also announced today that it would make available a subsequent offering period commencing immediately and expiring at 5:00 p.
Icahn today announced that the subsequent offering period with respect to the tender offer by his affiliates to acquire CVR Energy, Inc.
Laboratory Corporation of America[R] Holdings (NYSE: LH) today announced the successful completion of the previously announced subsequent offering period for the cash tender offer by its wholly owned subsidiary, OCM Acquisition Corp.
Reference is made to the stock exchange notice dated September 4, 2012 regarding the subsequent offering (the "Subsequent Offering") in Renewable Energy Corporation ASA ("REC" or the "Company") comprising the issuance of 250,000,000 new shares.
The expiration date of the subsequent offering period has been extended to 5:00 p.
Tokyo Stock Exchange, First Section: 7867) ("TOMY"), a Japan-based leading global toy and infant products company, announced today that its wholly owned indirect subsidiary, Galaxy Dream Corporation ("Purchaser") has extended the subsequent offering period of the tender offer for all of the outstanding shares of common stock of RC2 Corporation (NASDAQ:RCRC) ("RC2"), for $27.
SAC also announced that it will provide a subsequent offering period for all remaining shares of SonomaWest common stock to permit stockholders who have not yet tendered their shares an opportunity to do so.
TOMY also announced that Purchaser will provide a subsequent offering period for all remaining shares of RC2 common stock to permit stockholders who have not yet tendered their shares the opportunity to do so.