TITLE

IPO Backlog Attracts Attention

AUTHOR(S)
Marino, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;11/8/2010, Vol. 23 Issue 45, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that companies that plan to conduct initial public offerings(IPO) are becoming acquisition targets. As of the first week of October 10, 2010, Kelso & Co. has finalized its deal to acquire the restaurant chain Logan's Roadhouse. Other IPO candidates that opted for a sale include Cognis and Univar. According to Mat Wood, a partner at BDO Seidman, explains why IPO candidates are more amenable to a sale.
ACCESSION #
55095967

 

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