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- With Flood Of New Deals, How High Can Europe's Leverage Go? Sargent, Carolyn // High Yield Report;11/8/2004, Vol. 15 Issue 43, p3
Discusses the high amount of leverage buyout (LBO)-related deals in the market of Europe. Market condition in the region; Statement of Jim Amine, co-head of global leveraged finance for Credit Suisse First Boston on the effect of the spreads and yields at or near all-time lows on the condition...
- A different drummer in a different decade. Rock, Robert H. // Mergers & Acquisitions: The Dealermaker's Journal;Nov/Dec93, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p5
Makes observations concerning the spate of takeovers of companies in the United States. Characteristics of current merger activity; Financial aspects; Data on merger and acquisition activity in the US during the first quarter of 1993; Impact of economic conditions on buyouts.
- Whetted interest. // Mergers & Acquisitions: The Dealermaker's Journal;Nov/Dec93, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p49
Discusses the various aspects of leveraged buyouts (LBOs) in the United States. LBO owners' preference for targeted straight sales; Increase in reverse LBOs in 1992; LBO targets; Acquisition of Underwriters Reinsurance Corp. by Allegheny Corp.
- Reverse LBOs: A place at the M&A table. // Mergers & Acquisitions: The Dealermaker's Journal;Nov/Dec93, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p50
Reports on the quick pace of reverse leveraged buyouts in the United States. Drawbacks faced by reverse LBOs; Most active acquirer among reverse LBOs; Number of deals completed by Lincare Holdings Inc.
- Reverse LBOs: Seasoned sellers. // Mergers & Acquisitions: The Dealermaker's Journal;Nov/Dec93, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p50
Reports that reverse leveraged buyouts (LBOs) are more clearly exposed as an acquisition target. Number of reverse LBOs in 1992 and 1993; List of reverse LBOs bought by acquirers in 1992 and 1993.
- Selected acquisitions by former LBO companies gone public. // Mergers & Acquisitions: The Dealermaker's Journal;Nov/Dec93, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p51
Provides a list of selected acquisitions by former leveraged buyout firms in the United States that have gone public from 1992 to 1993.
- Novel solutions. Copulsky, Erica // Investment Dealers' Digest;03/22/99, Vol. 65 Issue 12, p22
Reports on alternative roles for cash-rich leveraged buyout firms. Includes stepped up efforts to raise in-house high-yield funds; Percentage of merger and acquisition activity within financial buyers' realm; Failure to go bargain hunting during the 1997 financial crisis; Opportunities in Europe.
- The new economy beckons. Darby, Rose // Investment Dealers' Digest;03/13/2000, Vol. 66 Issue 11, p20
Reports on the trend for buyout firms to turn away from leveraged investing to embrace high-stakes growth investing. Leveraged buyout (LBO) firms' investment in early stage businesses, settling for minority control and partnering with other companies; Examples of technology buyouts in the...
- Finding new uses for leverage in crafting deals. Callaghan, Kevin; Camp III, John M. // Mergers & Acquisitions: The Dealermaker's Journal;Nov/Dec95, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p21
Presents an interview with executives on the uses of leverage as a tool for financial buyers who have adapted to market conditions of the 1990s through innovations. Types of companies that financial buyers are looking for; Competitive environment for buyouts; Risks and rewards of leveraged buyouts.