InsideArbitrage Potential Deal Alert: Consolidated Communications Holdings (CNSL) receives $4 per share buyout offer

  • April 13, 2023


StockConsolidated Communications Holdings, Inc.SymbolCNSL
Date Announced04/13/2023Source Press Release
TypeUnsolicited BidAcquiring Company/Person Searchlight Capital Partners and British Columbia Investment Management Corporation
Date of Confirmation: 10/16/2023Price at Confirmation: $3.53
Potential Profit: -3.81%Annualized Profit: -7.49%

According to 13D filing, Searchlight Capital Partners, L.P., on behalf of its affiliated investment funds, and British Columbia Investment Management Corporation submitted a non-binding proposal to acquire all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Consolidated Communications Holdings (CNSL) not already owned by Searchlight or BCI for cash consideration of $4.00 per share.


July 12, 2023: Wildcat Capital Management LLC, which manages the wealth of buyout firm TPG Inc’s (TPG) co-founder David Bonderman, has asked Consolidated Communications Holdings Inc (CNSL) to reject an offer to take the company private for $2.9 billion including debt.

November 3, 2023: Wildcat Capital Management sends a letter to Consolidated Communications’ board of directors opposing take private transaction at $4.70 per share.

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