TITLE

CC, TCI force Deutsche Börse to drop LSE bid

AUTHOR(S)
O'Connor, Joanne
PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Lawyer;5/16/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 19, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the victory of Clifford Chance and its client The Children's Investment Fund in a dispute against the takeover bid of Deutsche Börse AG for the London Stock Exchange in England. Reason for the opposition of shareholders of Deustche to the bid; Strategy used by Clifford Chance to make CEO Walter Seifert and supervisory board chairman Rolf Breuer renounce the takeover strategy; Resignation of Seifert as CEO of the company.
ACCESSION #
17197697

 

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