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Breakdown fee

2 April 2007 By Lauren Silva

These deals are fraught enough with potential conflicts of interest. Outsiders shouldn t be deterred from placing bids. The buyout of freight company EGL is a good example of how breakup fees could potentially hurt shareholders.

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