The Court in INDOPCO concluded that investment banker fees, legal fees, proxy costs, and SEC fees incurred by a target corporation in a friendly takeover
must be capitalized if the takeover produces significant future benefits.
stepped up its global expansion drive Friday with a deal to buy Bare Escentuals of the United States in a friendly takeover
Australia has approved China's Zijin Mining Group's (HKG:2899) (SHA:601899) A$545 million friendly takeover
for Australia's Indophil Resources NL (ASX:IRN).
7 billion) friendly takeover
of Canada's Harvest Energy Trust, securing oil and gas reserves as well as a refinery that Harvest could not afford to expand.
a major game software developer, said Friday it has dropped its friendly takeover
bid for smaller rival Tecmo Ltd.
6 billion friendly takeover
bid has been announced by Xstrata Nickel for all of the outstanding shares of LionOre Mining International Ltd.
According to weekend reports, he would prefer a friendly takeover
, but is prepared to go hostile if the Dutch government, which owns ten per cent of TNT, opposed a deal.
It urged Vincor to negotiate a friendly takeover
deal before October 14.
After a series of market moves that included subsequent sale of shares to Tongil employees, a friendly takeover
ensued, and the two companies merged.
Under the terms of the original offer, it would have been voided if PeopleSoft modified the terms of its friendly takeover
of JD Edwards, which is exactly what PeopleSoft has done.
RWE was reported to have approached the company to discuss a friendly takeover
in a pounds 2.
The result of a Viag/Veba merger, EON made a friendly takeover
bid on 9 April for Powergen, the UK's second leading company in the power sector.