acceptance condition
A condition of a takeover offer relating to the minimum number of acceptances by target shareholders which the bidder is seeking to obtain. The City Code on Takeovers and Mergers requires the acceptance condition to be set at shares carrying over 50% of the voting rights in the target.

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