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La performance à court et à long terme de l'acquéreur:l'impact de la détention d'une position de contrôle

  • Taher Hamza


    (Institut Supérieur de Gestion de Sousse (Tunisie))

(VF)La position d’actionnaire de contrôle ou d’insider de l’acquéreur dans la cible joue un rôle crucial dans la formulation d’une stratégie optimale d’acquisition. Le présent article se préoccupe de l’incidence de cette position de contrôle sur la performance à court et à long terme de l’acquéreur. L’étude d’événement met en évidence qu’il s’agit d’un facteur discriminant significatif de la réaction du marché financier. À long terme, le portefeuille des acquéreurs, actionnaires contrôlant de la cible surperforme largement le portefeuille du marché des actions ainsi que le portefeuille de Fama et French.(VA)A pre-bid insider position held by the acquirer in the target plays a crucial role in the formulation of an optimal acquisition strategy. This research focuses on the analysis of toehold as a determinant of the bidder’s short and long term performance. Our event study shows that this position is a significant factor when it comes to explain the market reaction. In the long run, the portfolio of acquiring firms with toehold outperforms the market portfolio as well as the Fama and French benchmark portfolio.

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Volume (Year): 12 (2009)
Issue (Month): 1 (March)
Pages: 33-65

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