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Management buyout (MBO)

Leveraged buyout whereby the acquiring group is led by the firm's management.
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Management Buyout

The act of the senior management of a publicly-traded company buying all of the company's shares outstanding. A management buyout gives the management complete control of the company and allows it to operate without recourse to shareholders. A management buyout is usually heavily leveraged and is a form of going private.
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The resourceful private equity firm (and, let's face it, resourcefulness is a pre-requisite for getting involved in this industry in the first place) revels a management buyout. It gives the firm an opportunity to not only act as sponsor and the provider of equity finance, but also to become directly involved in negotiations with the sellers of the business, to appraise the enterprise's longerterm ability to generate profits and to introduce lenders (often a syndicate) to the deal to ensure that loans are tailored to coincide with the forecast cash-generating ability of the company being acquired.
SELLING your business is the most common exit route and this can be achieved through a sale to another trading business, private investor, private equity or venture capital house or your employees through a management buyout.
Mark Wignall, the CEO believes Matrix is well placed to benefit from improving investing conditions; making this offer an interesting and lower risk proposition for VCT investors, "A tried and tested investment strategy that focuses on management buyouts at the lower risk end of the market has put us in a very strong position.
HSBC's regional PE businesses manage $8.8 billion of assets and focus on supporting management buyouts in Britain, technology investments in Asia, mid-market private equity and mezzanine deals in the US, and management buyouts and providing capital for growing businesses in Africa.
investment fund Steel Partners, is mulling a management buyout or a stock buyback from the fund, sources familiar with the matter said Tuesday.
Managing director John Slatcher said: "There is a normal three to five year cycle for management buyouts and we are no different.
Kelly Bolderson is the majority shareholder and managing director at Glamorgan Telecom, following two management buyouts and the retirement of original founder Neal Pughe last October.
THE West Midlands has seen just three management buyouts so far in 2013 - but hopes of an upturn in activity are growing.
Catalyst specialists in sales, acquisitions and private equity for management buyouts and has an office on Cherry Street, Birmingham.
New chief executive Nas Khan says: "Management buyouts involving businesses of this size can be complicated and stressful for all involved and can create periods of uncertainty for staff.

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