Translation of greenmail in Spanish:

greenmail

Pronunciation /ˈɡriːnmeɪl//ˈɡrinmeɪl/

noun

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    táctica de comprar un gran lote de acciones de una empresa y amenazarla con una OPA para lograr revenderle dichas acciones con una fuerte prima
    • I was acquiring businesses through leveraged buyouts and greenmail which with more forethought I would have left well alone.
    • This article develops a model in which greenmail and other forms of management resistance to takeovers can benefit shareholders.
    • Within this safe harbor, greenmail, in effect, is legalized.
    • By the mid-1990s, state legislatures had taken the lead in opposing greenmail through legislation.
    • They bought off would-be raiders with greenmail.