Anti-Takeover Statute

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Definition: Anti-Takeover Statute


Anti-Takeover Statute


Full Definition of Anti-Takeover Statute


A set of regulations in a state that will help to prevent or deter a company from attempting to initiate hostile takeovers. These regulations will tend to vary from state to state and they will typically affect only the companies that are incorporated in that particular state. Even though this statute is intended to restrict predatory takeovers, it will sometimes be determined to shareholders by preventing companies from partaking in profitable or justified takeovers.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Anti-Takeover Statute 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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