Cooper Bids for Laird

June 2011
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;6/20/2011, Vol. 24 Issue 25, p11
This article reports on the move of Cooper Industries PLC to bid for Laird PLC in 2011. Cooper offered to acquire the British company for about 794 million U.S. dollars. According to a Cooper spokesman, Laird is not willing to engage with Cooper. Rothschild and Evercore Partner have been hired by Laird as its financial advisors.


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