Baring Bids to Buy Harbin Electric

MacFayden, Ken
October 2010
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;10/18/2010, Vol. 23 Issue 42, p15
The article focuses on plans by Baring Private Equity to purchase Harbin Electric Inc. The offer, valued at 24 U.S. dollars per share, is deemed to demonstrate the coming trend in mergers and acquisitions, wherein buyers redirect their focus from pre-initial public offering (IPO) targets to publicly held Chinese companies. Harbin Chief Executive Tianfu Yang was the proponent of the deal.


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