Definition of leveraged buyout noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


leveraged buyout

BrE BrE//ˌliːvərɪdʒd ˈbaɪaʊt//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌlevərɪdʒd ˈbaɪaʊt//
(business, especially North American English) Economy
jump to other results
the act of a small company buying a larger company using money that is borrowed based on the value of this larger company See related entries: Economy
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: leveraged buyout