LBO Signposts - Strategic buyers intervened five times during 2002 to take properties off the hands of private equity firms that had been planning to sell the businesses through IPOs. Targets ranged from a producer of explosives and drug detection equipment that had been labeled a "can't miss" proposition to a payroll processing firm.
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Mergers & acquisitions. - New York, NY : Investment Dealers' Digest, ISSN 0026-0010, ZDB-ID 8628555. - Vol. 37.2002, 11, p. 19