scorecardresearchAdani-NDTV Saga: What is a hostile takeover? A comprehensive explainer

Adani-NDTV Saga: What is a hostile takeover? A comprehensive explainer

Updated: 24 Aug 2022, 12:37 PM IST
TL;DR.
Soon after the Adani Group announced its acquisition, NDTV released a statement to make it clear that this choice was made independently of the media outlet and its founder-promoters.
When a firm attempts to acquire another without the consent or cooperation of the target company's management, this is known as a hostile takeover.

When a firm attempts to acquire another without the consent or cooperation of the target company's management, this is known as a hostile takeover.