concert party



  • noun an arrangement where several people or companies work together in secret, usually to acquire another company through a takeover bid


  • noun an arrangement by which several people or companies act together in secret to take over a company


  • In the early 20th century, a summer family variety programmein Britain, especially one presented at seaside resorts or in publicparks. The show featured popular songs, dances, and comedy sketches.In 1980s business jargon the term came to mean an illegal combinationof two or more persons who buy or sell shares in a company to influenceits market value.