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Noun Concept
Categories: Articles with short description, All articles needing additional references, Private equity
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leveraged buyout  Bootstrap acquistion  Bootstrap transaction  Highly-leveraged transaction  LBO
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A leveraged buyout is one company's acquisition of another company using a significant amount of borrowed money to meet the cost of acquisition. Wikipedia
A method of acquiring a company Wikipedia Disambiguation
Acquired control over a company by the purchase of its shares with borrowed money Wikidata
A transaction in which a business firm, or a controlling share of a firm, is purchased using money which was borrowed by pledging all or some of the firm's assets as collateral. Wiktionary
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A leveraged buyout by upper management can be used to combat hostile takeover bids WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet