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April 11, 2016 BY Maria Nikolova

GAIN Capital extends 'poison pill' shareholder rights plan by 3 years

Perhaps many of LeapRate's devoted readers remember how FXCM Inc (NYSE:FXCM) made a “bear hug” offer to acquire GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GCAP) back in April 2013. GAIN responded by announcing a “poison pill” defense – a stockholder rights plan aiming to defend the company against hostile takeovers... GAIN Capital made an announcement earlier today,…

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