Translation of poison pill in Spanish:

poison pill

píldora venenosa, n.

Pronunciation /ˈpɔɪzn ˌpɪl///

noun

Finance

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    píldora venenosa feminine
    • If allowed to continue pursuing the acquisition, the first step is to get the poison pill removed.
    • The next time you read a news release that says that your company is using a poison pill to ward off a takeover attempt, you'll now know what it means.
    • Whenever a board adopts a poison pill, it sets a ‘trigger,’ a percentage of stock that an acquirer must buy before the poison pill goes into effect.
    • Oracle has said it will not go forth with the takeover with the poison pill in place.
    • At heavy-duty truck producer Navistar International in Warrenvilie, Ill., for example, a resolution to rescind the poison pill was supported by 83 percent of the quorum.