Takeover Rumors Swirl Around Greenhill & Co

Hahn, Avital Louria
August 2005
Investment Dealers' Digest;8/15/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 32, p12
Trade Publication
Reports on the surge in the stock price of U.S. investment bank Greenhill & Co. LLC due to rumors of takeover, while the valuations of its rivals stagnate amid a difficult trading environment for fixed income and equities. Rumor that HSBC is the potential buyer of Greenhill; Claim of some skeptics that Greenhill's lofty valuation would likely deter potential purchasers; Decline in Greenhill's earnings as of the second quarter of 2005.


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