unfriendly takeover

unfriendly takeover
unfriendly takeover unfriendly takeover takeover

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unfriendly takeover UK US noun [C ] FINANCE
a situation in which one company gets control of another when the owners of that company do not want to sell it: »

an unfriendly takeover attempt/bid/offer


Law firms and investment bankers are sometimes employed by a target company to fend off unfriendly takeovers.

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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