RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Leveraged Buyouts

A collection of news and information related to Leveraged Buyouts published by this site and its partners.

Top Leveraged Buyouts Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Allergan to slash workforce by 1,500

    Allergan to slash workforce by 1,500
    Botox maker Allergan Inc. said Monday that it will cut 1,500 employees, most of them in Southern California, in a cost-cutting effort the Irvine company hopes will help it fight off a hostile takeover bid by a Canadian rival.
  • Activision CEO faced firing during Vivendi buyout talks

    Activision CEO faced firing during Vivendi buyout talks
    Bobby Kotick, chief executive at video game publisher Activision Blizzard Inc. (think "Call of Duty" and "World of Warcraft"), saw his job threatened last year when he refused to accept the sale of some of Activision's shares to anyone but a group he...

    Speculation builds over sale of American Apparel

    Speculation builds over sale of American Apparel
    Is American Apparel Inc. up for sale? The Los Angeles company's abrupt ouster this week of Chief Executive Dov Charney has sparked intense speculation that it is now a prime takeover target. But those rumors were vehemently dismissed Friday by its...

    Activision Blizzard CEO must face lawsuit over $8.2-billion buyout

    Activision Blizzard CEO must face lawsuit over $8.2-billion buyout
    Activision Blizzard Inc. failed to persuade a judge to toss out a lawsuit that claims the company's board improperly let its chief executive take part in a group that bought a large chunk of the Santa Monica-based video game company. On Thursday, a...

    Lisle-based GreatBanc Trust pays $5.25 million to settle lawsuit

    Lisle-based GreatBanc Trust pays $5.25 million to settle lawsuit
    Lisle-based GreatBanc Trust Co. has agreed to pay $5.25 million to settle a lawsuit brought by the U.S. Labor Department that alleged the company violated its fiduciary duty as trustee of a employee stock ownership plan (ESOP). The Labor Department...