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Buyout : noun : purchasing

Management Buyout = takeover of a company by a group of employees (usually managers and directors)

Leveraged Buyout = buying all the shares in a company by barrowing money against the security of the shares to be bought

QUOTE : We also invest in companies whose growth and profitability could be improved by a management buyout. (Times)

QUOTE : In a normal Leveraged Buyout the acquirer raises money by borrowing against the assets or cash flow of the target company. (Fortune)

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