TITLE

The Real LBO Risk

PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;10/2/2006, Vol. 72 Issue 37, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the risk faced by several companies who planned to go private thru leveraged buyout (LBO). A leveraged buyout is a strategy which involves the acquisition of another company using a significant amount of borrowed money (bonds or loans) to meet the cost of acquisition. However, most LBO firms are prone in making some additional debt in order to obtain greater financial returns.
ACCESSION #
22710312

 

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