CFA Practice Question

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CFA Practice Question

Which of the following is not a method of an acquirer's to gain control of its target company?
A. Bear hug.
B. Proxy fight.
C. Poison pill.
Explanation: Poison pill is one of the takeover defense mechanisms.

User Contributed Comments 4

User Comment
ramdabom What is a bear hug?
humble A bear hug is when the target's CEO objects to a merger offer and the acquirer's mgmt decides to take the offer directly to the Board.
StJohnDale What is a proxy fight?
akirchner1 Proxy fight: the acquirer takes control of a company through shareholder vote.
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