Brightpoint board approves bond repurchase plan

November 2000
RCR Wireless News;11/6/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 45, p36
Trade Publication
Focuses on Brightpoint Inc.'s board of directors' approval of a plan for the company to repurchase thousands of its convertible, subordinated, zero-coupon bonds due in 2018.


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