US: Study finds mergers riddled with insider trading (Competition Policy International)

A recent paper written by three university professors suggests that up to 26 percent of mergers were accompanied by evidence of insider trading regarding the transaction.

Patrick Augustin of McGill University, along with New York University professors Menachem Brenner and Marti . Subrahmayam, studied patterns surrounding the finances of mergers and …read more

Source: Global Competition Law Blogs