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The sources of shareholder wealth gains from going private transactions: The role of controlling shareholders

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  • Sabri Boubaker
  • Alexis Cellier
  • Wael Rouatbi

The present study investigates the sources of shareholder wealth gains –as measured by cumulative abnormal returns and premiums– from going private transactions (GPTs). Using data for 314 GPTs from 18 Western European countries, we find that the announcem

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Paper provided by Department of Research, Ipag Business School in its series Working Papers with number 2014-186.

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Length: 77 pages
Date of creation: 01 Jan 2014
Handle: RePEc:ipg:wpaper:2014-186
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