Rent-A-Center shares soared 8.9 percent to $12.09 on Tuesday after it was revealed that the rent-to-own chain had rejected a $15 a share takeover bid from a Florida private equity firm. The Plano, Texas, retailer called the offer from Vintage Capital “inadequate and opportunistic.” While many investors cheered the move by Rent-a-Center, one investor, activist...
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
JANUARY 22, 2013
NYS DOS ID#
C T CORPORATION SYSTEM
111 EIGHTH AVENUE
NEW YORK, NEW YORK, 10011
NYS Entity Type
FOREIGN LIMITED PARTNERSHIP
2013 - ABBOTT CAPITAL PRIVATE EQUITY INVESTORS GP 2013, L.P.
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