RTO

Definition

Reverse Take-Over. When a company buys out a larger company, but could also occasionally refer to a private company taking over a publicly listed company. Typically, a public company that is taken over by a private company will remain listed, and the private company will use the acquisition as means of gaining a listing. A reverse take-over is a relatively rare event.

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r-squared Reverse Takeover