Informed-Options Trading prior to M&A Announcements: Insider Trading?

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48
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62
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Free
Publication year
2014
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Financial

An investigation into trading activity before the announcement of major corporate mergers and acquisitions. The paper goes on to provide evidence of possible insider trading in correlation with timely derivative trading that would only benefit those with inside information.

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Author:
Patrick Augustin, Menachem Brenner, and Marti G. Subrahmanyam
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Investor Responsibility Research Center Institute
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