Acting In Concert

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Definition: Acting In Concert


Quick Summary of Acting In Concert


A group of investors are said to be acting in concert when they work together to achieve the same goal, often the purchase of a certain amount of a company’s stock with a view to launching a takeover. They can be said to be working as a concert party.



What is the dictionary definition of Acting In Concert?

Dictionary Definition


Acting In Concert is when a number of persons act collectively in the affairs of an undertaking, whether that is based on either a formal agreement or an informal understanding.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Acting In Concert are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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