CC, TCI force Deutsche Börse to drop LSE bid

O'Connor, Joanne
May 2005
Lawyer;5/16/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 19, p7
Trade Publication
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.


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