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Bootstrapping

21 June 2012 By Hugo Dixon, Quentin Webb

Normally when you sell a company for a fat premium, you lose control. But Stefano Pessina has extracted both a rich price from Walgreen and will end up as by far the largest shareholder in the merged group, with a 15-16 percent stake.

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