Mergers & Acquisitions

Resources: Glossary

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Tuck-In Acquisition


Acquisition of a company made for the sole purpose of merging it into a division of the acquirer.


The identity of a company usually disappears in a tuck-in acquisition, whereas, it normally remains intact in an add-on acquisition.

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