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LBO

Leveraged Buyout

The acquisition of a publicly-traded company, often by a group of private investors, that is financed with debt. Often, the acquirer in a LBO issues junk bonds in order to raise the capital necessary for the acquisition. A leveraged buyout allows a company to be taken over with little capital, but it can be a high risk endeavor.

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The stack CO values are equal to the firebox CO value near the LBO.
The transaction looks a lot worse if the target was close to bankruptcy at the time of the LBO. The Bankruptcy Code uses an absolute priority rule to establish the order in which stakeholders receive money when a company goes bankrupt.
First, we industry-adjust our variables by three-digit SIC medians to distinguish RLBOs from their industry peers, especially at or before the LBO. Additionally, we select control firms based on propensity scores calculated at the LBO based on firm characteristics (Villalonga, 2004; Armstrong, Jagolinzer, and Larcker, 2010).
Last May, Quest Software, of Aliso Viejo, Calif., decided on a $2 billion LBO to be managed by Insight Venture Partners before Dell swooped in to offer $2.4 billion and acquire the company.
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This study relies on a sample of 1,157 LBO deals undertaken from 1980 through 2008, and includes 694 North American firms and 463 international firms, most of those from Western Europe.
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Crown Stock Distribution, Inc., the debtor was a product of a leveraged buyout (LBO) some years before the bankruptcy filing.
LBO Capital Corp., founded in 1987, and its subsidiaries, Ecoplastifuel, Inc., Global Tech International, Inc., and Advanced Digital Components, Inc., strive to acquire proven and attractive intellectual property and technology, and to capitalize on them through licensing arrangements with operating companies which recognize benefits from access to carefully selected assets of LBO Capital Corp.
Green (1984), Sick (1989), and Arzac (1996) point out that when debt-equity ratios in LBO transactions are high, the similarity of the equity valuation to a call option valuation becomes obvious.
Terms of the transaction were not disclosed but the deal ranks as the largest LBO in France this year.