Hostile Bids Rebuffed

October 2001
Financial Executive;Oct2001, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p12
Academic Journal
This article reports on the attempted hostile takeovers of First Union Corp. and Wachovia Corp. by Suntrust Corp. Dime Bancorp Inc. managed to avoid a takeover by North Fork Bancorp. In both cases, the takeovers were thwarted but at great expense. However, Dime has recovered and performed very well since.


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