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Creeping tender offer

A strategy in which a group of individuals gradually acquires 

Target

 company shares in the open 

Market

, in 

Order

 to circumvent Williams Act 

Provision

.



Related Terms: 9

Market

,

Order

,

Open

,

Open market

,

Provision

,

Share

,

Target

,

Williams Act

,

Y shares


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10-Q

,

10-K

,

Adjustable rate

,

Accrual of discount

,

Accrued market discount

,

Amortization of premium

,

At par

,

All or any part

,

Alternative order

,

At best

,

At call

,

Automated Order Entry System

,

Adjustable rate preferred stock

,

American Depositary Share

,

All-risks coverage

,

At risk

,

Add-on service

,

Abstract of title

,

Action to quiet title

,

As is

,

Assignment to creditors

,

Attorney in fact

,

Adjustable Rate Mortgage

,

Advance rate

,

Annual Percentage Rate

,

Applicable federal rate

,

Assignment of mortgage

,

A shares

,

Average price per share

,

At the money

,

Absorption rate

,

Across the board

,

Additional paid-in capital

,

Average up

,

Ad valorem

,

Active market

,

Against the box

,

At the bell

,

At the close

,

At the figure

,

At the full

,

At the market

,

At the opening order

,

Auction market

,

Away from the market

,

Below the line

,

Books of final entry

,

Books of original entry

,

Book value per share

,

Burn rate

,

Bank holding company

,

Banking Act of 1933

,

Benchmark interest rate

,

Bid-to-cover ratio

,

Bond market

,

Bureau of Public Debt

,

Brought over the wall

,

Buying on margin

,

Buy limit order

,

Buy minus order

,

Buy on close

,

Buy on opening

,

Buy order

,

Buy stop order

,

Buy the book

,

Basic earnings per share

,

Balance of payments

,

Bank Rate

,

Base interest rate

,

Bear market

,

Board of Governors

,

Bulldog market

,

Breaking the syndicate

,

Bill of exchange

,

Bill of sale

,

Breach of trust

,

By the book

,

Base rate

,

Blended rate

,

Broker loan rate

,

Bust-up takeover

,

B shares

,

Bearer share

,

Bonus share

,

Balanced investment strategy

,

Barbell strategy

,

Bullet strategy

,

Break-even tax rate

,

Breadth-of-market theory

,

Beat the gun

,

Bull market

,

Cost Of Goods Sold

,

Cost of sales

,

Credit order

,

Capital market

,

Certificate of Participation

,

Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures

,

Coupon rate

,

Current market value

,

Current production rate

,

Call money rate

,

Code of procedure

,

Contingency order

,

Contingent order

,

Capitalization of income

,

Capitalization rate

,

Cap rate

,

Civilian unemployment rate

,

Cost of Living Adjustment

,

Cost-of-living index

,

Council of Economic Advisers

,

Cash market

,

Chasing the market

,

Cheapest to deliver

,

Chicago Board of Trade

,

Commodities Exchange Act

,

Contract market

,

Cost-of-living rider

,

Certificate of stock

,

Cost of carry

,

Certificate of title

,

Cancellation of debt

,

Certificate of Claim

,

Cost of debt capital

,

Cost of funds

,

Controlled company

,

Closed-end investment company

,

C shares

,

Class of options

,

Close to the money

,

Certificate of Occupancy

,

Cloud on title

,

Cash or Deferred Arrangement

,

Choice market

,

Class A Shares

,

Class B Shares

,

Crash of 1929

,

Crash of 1987

,

Coefficient of determination

,

Certificate of delivery

,

Close a position

,

Close market

,

Continuous market

,

Cornering the market

,

Curbs in

,

Deposit in transit

,

Date of issue

,

Date of payment

,

Dealer market

,

Debt market

,

Dual currency bond

,

Dual listing

,

Day order

,

Designated Order Turnaround

,

Discretionary order

,

Division of Enforcement

,

Division of Investment Management

,

Division of Market Regulation

,

Date of record

,

Dividend in arrears

,

Dividend rate

,

Desk (the)

,

Discount rate

,

Division of labor

,

Dual life insurance

,

Directed share program

,

De-escalation clause

,

De facto

,

Durable Power of Attorney

,

Date of maturity

,

Debtor in possession

,

Debtor-in-possession financing

,

Deed of Release

,

Deed of Trust

,

Discharge of bankruptcy

,

Discharge of lien

,

Due-on-sale clause

,

Dual-purpose fund

,

Deep in the money

,

Deep out of the money

,

Deed of Surrender

,

Department of Housing and Urban Development

,

Defensive investment strategy

,

Dogs of the Dow

,

Double up

,

Deep market

,

Depth of market

,

Double auction market

,

Effective annual interest rate

,

Eurodollar certificate of deposit

,

Escrowed to maturity

,

External market

,

Either-or order

,

Exchange rate

,

Economic growth rate

,

Edge Act

,

E-mini

,

Exchange of spot

,

Emerging market

,

Effective tax rate

,

Ex-all

,

Exit strategy

,

Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

,

Even up

,

First In First Out

,

Form 10-Q

,

Flight to quality

,

Floating-rate bond

,

Flow of funds

,

Fill or kill

,

Front-ending an order

,

Floating exchange rate

,

Foreign exchange rate

,

Forward exchange rate

,

Fractional share

,

Forward P/E

,

Fully diluted earnings per share

,

Factors of production

,

Favorable balance of trade

,

Federal Reserve Discount Rate

,

Free market

,

Free market price

,

Fair market value

,

Form 8-K

,

Form S-1

,

Fair Credit Reporting Act

,

Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

,

Finance company

,

Fixed rate

,

Fixed-rate loan

,

Fixed-Rate Mortgage

,

Floating rate

,

Forward interest rate

,

Forward Rate Agreement

,

Family of funds

,

Fund of funds

,

Federal Insurance Contributions Act

,

Free right of exchange

,

Federal ID Number

,

Fourth market

,

Glass-Steagall Act

,

G-7

,

General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade

,

G-8

,

Group insurance

,

Growth strategy

,

Group sale

,

Group IRA

,

Gather in the stops

,

Graveyard market

,

Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976

,

Hit the bid

,

House of issue

,

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

,

Holding company

,

Holder in due course

,

Home equity line of credit

,

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act

,

Housing Market Index

,

Hammering the market

,

Held at the opening

,

Holding the market

,

In escrow

,

Interest rate collar

,

Interest rate risk

,

Interest rate swap

,

In-house

,

Investment Advisor Act of 1940

,

Investment banking group

,

Investment Company Act of 1940

,

In line

,

Inefficient market

,

Inflation rate

,

Interest rate futures

,

Inverted market

,

Interbank Rate

,

Internal market

,

Individual policy pension trust

,

Identified shares

,

Inside market

,

Insider Trading sanctions Act of 1984

,

Internal Rate of Return

,

Indication of interest

,

In intestacy

,

Interest rate

,

Interest rate cap

,

Interest rate ceiling

,

Interest rate floor

,

In play

,

In-process research and development

,

Institutional shares

,

Investment company

,

Interest rate option

,

I/O strip

,

In-service withdrawal

,

Individual tax return

,

Imbalance of orders

,

Imperfect market

,

In and out

,

Individual investor

,

In sympathy

,

In the tank

,

Jumping the gun

,

Joint will

,

Joint Stock Company

,

Last In First Out

,

Lender of last resort

,

Law of one price

,

Lending at a rate

,

Limit-on-close order

,

Limit order

,

Limit order book

,

Limit order information system

,

Long Market Value

,

Law of demand

,

Law of supply

,

Limit up

,

Limited company

,

London Inter-Bank Offer Rate

,

Letter of comment

,

Living will

,

Line of credit

,

Loan-to-cost

,

Loan-to-value

,

Lock-in

,

Leading the market

,

Ladder strategy

,

Limited Liability Company

,

Locked in

,

Long-term gain or loss

,

Level I quotes

,

Liquid market

,

Locked market

,

Money order

,

Mutual company

,

Market basket

,

Market capitalization

,

Market conversion price

,

Make a market

,

Margin rate

,

Market if touched order

,

Market letter

,

Market maker

,

Market maker spread

,

Market on close order

,

Market order

,

Mark-to-market

,

Medium of exchange

,

Marginal propensity to consume

,

Market economy

,

Make whole provision

,

Market rate

,

Money at call

,

Mortgage rate

,

Management company

,

Market cap

,

Market neutral

,

Market portfolio

,

Market timer

,

Market timing

,

Mill rate

,

Market analysis

,

Market

,

Market inefficiency

,

Market opening

,

Market return

,

Market-share weighted index

,

Market surveillance

,

Market-value weighted index

,

Market Volatility Index

,

Mixed market

,

Negotiable certificate of deposit

,

Negotiable Order of Withdrawal

,

National Market System

,

Nominal rate

,

Notice of Sale

,

National Association of Securities Dealers

,

National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations system

,

No limit order

,

Normal market

,

Notice of Default

,

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

,

Nasdaq Small Cap Market

,

Narrow market

,

National Market Advisory Board

,

Negotiated market

,

Off the books

,

Office of Thrift Supervision

,

Out-of-favor

,

Over-the-Counter

,

Off-floor order

,

On-floor order

,

On margin

,

Open order

,

Or better

,

Order

,

Order flow

,

Order ticket

,

Open economy

,

Open market operation

,

Operating rate

,

Open interest

,

Offshore company

,

One-share one-vote rule

,

Opinion of title

,

On account

,

On-the-spot loan

,

Open-end credit

,

Open-end mortgage

,

Open mortgage

,

Open-end fund

,

Open-end management company

,

Out of the money

,

Open-end lease

,

On-balance volume

,

On close

,

On open

,

On the opening

,

Open

,

Open market

,

Open position

,

Open repo

,

Open trade equity

,

Operationally efficient market

,

Order book official

,

Order imbalance

,

Outside market

,

Pooling of interests

,

Pro forma

,

Pass-through coupon rate

,

Payment-in-kind security

,

Price Value of a Basis Point

,

Put provision

,

Payment for order flow

,

Preference shares

,

Preferred shares

,

P&L

,

Primary earnings per share

,

Provision for income taxes

,

Physical market

,

Primary market

,

Public company

,

Pour-over will

,

Power of Attorney

,

Provision

,

Paid up

,

Prime rate

,

Prioritization of debt

,

Private Market Value

,

Prime rate fund

,

Prudent Expert Act

,

Paid-in capital

,

Paid-in surplus

,

Private company

,

Private Investment in Public Equity

,

Perfect capital market

,

Preservation of capital

,

Painting the tape

,

Qualifying share

,

Retention rate

,

Return of capital

,

Return on Capital

,

Return on Invested Capital

,

Return on Total Assets

,

Run rate

,

Real interest rate

,

Regulation Q

,

Rate covenant

,

Reading the tape

,

Regulation D

,

Regulation G

,

Regulation T

,

Regulation U

,

Round of funding

,

Rules of Fair Practice

,

Rate of exchange

,

Reciprocal of European terms

,

Regulated investment company

,

Real economic growth rate

,

Reduced paid-up insurance

,

Redeemable shares

,

Registered Company

,

Regulation A

,

Right of first refusal

,

Right of rescission

,

Right to Know

,

Rate-improvement

,

Rate lock

,

Renegotiable rate

,

Revolving line of credit

,

Right of recourse

,

Rule of 78

,

Roll up

,

Right of redemption

,

Retirement Equity Act of 1984

,

Return on Capital Employed

,

Rate of return

,

Real rate of return

,

SG&A

,

Sight letter of credit

,

S&L

,

Secondary market

,

Spot rate

,

Step-up bond

,

Segregation of securities

,

Selling group

,

Sell limit order

,

Sell order

,

Sell the book

,

Significant order

,

Small Order Execution System

,

Split order

,

Stop-limit order

,

Stop order

,

Savings rate

,

Standard of living

,

Swap rate

,

Spot market

,

Second-to-die insurance

,

Stock life insurance company

,

Share

,

Stock market

,

Statute of Limitations

,

Satisfaction of debt

,

Secondary mortgage market

,

Share appreciation mortgage

,

Start rate

,

Staggered board of directors

,

Selling the spread

,

Short market value

,

Step-up warrant

,

Step-up lease

,

Share price

,

Selling short against the box

,

Shorting against the box

,

Structured portfolio strategy

,

S Corporation

,

Short-term gain or loss

,

Standard mileage rate

,

Subchapter M

,

Subchapter S Corporation

,

Scale order

,

Schedule C

,

Securities Act of 1933

,

Securities Acts Amendments of 1975

,

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

,

Seek a market

,

Specialist market

,

S&P phenomenon

,

T-Bill

,

Term to maturity

,

Take a position

,

Time order

,

Two-sided market

,

Two-way market

,

Trailing P/E

,

Tenancy by the entirety

,

Trust company

,

Teaser rate

,

Truth in Lending

,

Takeover target

,

Target

,

Tenancy at will

,

Title company

,

The Street

,

Timing the market

,

Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997

,

Tax Reform Act of 1986

,

Tax Reform Act of 1993

,

Take a bath

,

Target price

,

Thin market

,

Third market

,

Tight market

,

Transparent market

,

U.S. Government Agency Security

,

U.S. Savings Bond

,

U.S. Treasury

,

U.S. Treasury Bill

,

U.S. Treasury Bond

,

U.S. Treasury Note

,

U.S. Treasury Securities

,

Underwriting group

,

Uniform Securities Act

,

Unemployment rate

,

Up volume

,

Unit of trade

,

Unit of trading

,

Variable rate

,

Williams Act

,

Waiver of premium

,

W-2 Form

,

W formation

,

Weak market

,

Wide market

,

X or XD

,

Year-To-Date

,

Yankee bond market

,

Yield to call

,

Yield to maturity

,

Yield to worst

,

Y shares

,

Z shares


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