tender offer

noun

Definition of tender offer

  1. :  a public offer to buy not less than a specified number of shares of a stock at a fixed price from stockholders usually in an attempt to gain control of the issuing company

1967

First Known Use of tender offer

1967


TENDER OFFER Defined for English Language Learners

tender offer

noun

Definition of tender offer for English Language Learners

  • business : an offer to buy a certain number of stock shares of a company for a set price in order to gain control of the company


Law Dictionary

tender offer

noun

Legal Definition of tender offer

  1. :  a public offer to purchase a specified number or range of shares from shareholders usually at a premium and in an attempt to gain control of the issuing company

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