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Leapfrogged bidders

16 January 2005

That’s what happened with Xstrata’s bid for WMC, the battle for the LSE and Barclays’ bid for Absa. How should bidders react when prices shoot up? It depends on whether selling shareholders have an alternative to the bid on the table.

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