Moreover, when credit is otherwise available, corporations can go private
in order to raise the debt needed for projects without public market reprisal.
In theory, public firms should go private
if the marginal benefits of doing so exceed the marginal cost.
Recently, Mehran and Peristiani (2010) examine the characteristics of firms going private at initial public offering (IPO) and over their public life, and argue that firms with falling institutional ownership and low turnover rate are less likely to benefit from the stock market and are more likely to go private
There are many reasons to go private
," he said, citing as examples increased flexibility, liquidity and greater strategic opportunities.
However, imposing requirement (iv) also labels as contested all transactions where managers proposed to go private
with no prior knowledge of any control-related activity.
The surgery has chosen to go private
as dentists believe a new contract will mean the erosion of patient care, but slashing the lists means 6,000 former patients are left without a dentist.
Only children whose parents agree to go private
will continue to get free treatment.
Anyone who wanted to go private
would have half their costs paid for on the NHS - depriving cash-strapped hospitals of funds.
Faced with the extra time and money required to meet the new rules, many smaller companies might now be tempted to go private
Manchester College accounting and finance professor Frank Olive says that some public companies decide to go private
to reduce litigation risk and avoid the intense scrutiny of shareholders.
The significant increase in the cost of debt financing since March 24, 2000, made the transaction less favorable and less attractive for the company's proposed new equity investors, leading the principal new-equity investor to withdraw its investment commitment," said Green of the group's decision to shelve plans to go private
I would go private
if I was working, it wouldn't be a problem, but when you are not working it's a difficult situation and you don't have many options.