Mergers & Acquisitions

Resources: Glossary

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Management Buy-In (MBI)


A method for buying a company whereby an external management team acquires a company, often with the financial assistance of a sponsor, such as a private equity group.

See Also

Employee stock ownership plan (ESOP), external transfer, internal transfer, management buyout (MBO), private equity group.