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Financial terms in "Mergers and Acquisitions"

1. MBI

2. Acquisition

3. takeover artist

4. White Knight

5. diversification

6. Affiliate

7. financial buyer

8. Cash Reserves

9. coinsurance effect

10. cost synergy

11. Lady Macbeth Strategy

12. stock-for-stock reorganization

13. gray knight

14. type B reorganization

15. reverse acquisition

16. any-and-all bid

17. two-tier tender offer

18. Asset value

19. financial sponsor

20. anti-takeover measure

21. whitewash resolution

22. lobster trap

23. fairness opinion

24. paper offer

25. Poison Pill

26. Toehold purchase

27. Accretion

28. Dawn Raid

29. Vertical merger

30. Private Market Value

31. Takeover Bid

32. vertical acquisition

33. zombie

34. demerger

35. Targeted repurchase

36. negative goodwill

37. takeover stock

38. unbundling

39. killer bee

40. White squire

41. creeping tender offer

42. LBO

43. corporate finance

44. Scorched-Earth Policy

45. mergers and acquisitions

46. final closing date

47. hostile bid

48. conversion ratio

49. Whitemail

50. earnout

51. Reverse Merger

52. self tender defense

53. strategic buyer

54. dead hand provision on poison pill

55. War chest

56. hostile tender offer

57. raider

58. Reverse Takeover

59. type D reorganization

60. Hostile takeover

61. bulk transfer

62. Shark Repellent

63. management buyin

64. creative destruction

65. Golden Parachute

66. material adverse change (MAC)

67. takeunder

68. Revlon rule

69. equity method

70. leveraged recapitalization

71. lock-up option

72. mini-tender offer

73. stock swap

74. letter of intent

75. MBO

76. institutional buyout

77. club deal

78. consolidation phase

79. Leveraged buyout

80. board-out clause

81. Merger Arbitrage

82. merger securities

83. RTO

84. bear hug

85. Buyout

86. City code on takeovers and mergers

87. takeout value

88. stock-for-asset reorganization

89. purchase acquisition

90. horizontal merger

91. busted takeover

92. National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts (NACVA)

93. bulk sales escrow

94. friendly takeover

95. working capital initiative

96. Pyramiding

97. creeping takeover

98. sandbag

99. consolidation

100. anti-takeover statute

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Broad-base Index

Categories: Stocks,

An index whose purpose is to reveal the performance of the entire market, such as the s&p 500, Wilshire 5000, AMEX Major market index or value line composite index. Different broad-base indices have different approaches to ensuring that the index captures the entire breadth of market activity. The Wilshire 5000 takes the most all-inclusive approach by including all the stocks listed on the new york stock exchange and almost all the stocks listed on the NASDAQ and american stock exchange. The s&p 500 includes 500 companies that are together considered a good indicator for the US stock market, based on the industries the companies operate in, their positions within the industry, and their market capitalizations. The s&p 500 is a market-weighted index, so only 10% if its components make up about 75% of its value. The value line composite index takes an in between approach by tracking 1700 issues. The Value Line Composite is thought to be a better indicator of speculative stocks than of more stable stocks.

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