Africa

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  • Service: Advisory
  • Type: Business and industry issue
  • Date: 10/19/2015

Advisory

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Activism investment as the key to unlocking value in regional firms 

An activist investor is an individual or group that purchases a significant portion of a company’s shares and tries to obtain seats on the company’s board with the goal of effecting or enabling a major transformation in the company.
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A company can become a target for activist investors if it is mismanaged, has excessive costs, can be run more profitably or has another problem that the activist investor believes can be fixed to make the company more valuable.

 

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