Levi & Korsinsky is investigating the Board of Directors of KBW Inc. (“KBW” or the “Company”) (NYSE: KBW) for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law in connection with the sale of the Company to Stifel Financial.
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Under the terms of the transaction, KBW shareholders will receive $10.00 in cash and $7.50 per share in Stifel common stock for each share of KBW stock they own. The transaction has a total approximate value of $575 million. The investigation concerns whether the KBW Board of Directors breached their fiduciary duties to stockholders by failing to adequately shop the Company before entering into this transaction and whether Stifel Financial is underpaying for KBW shares, thus unlawfully harming KBW stockholders. In particular, KBW stock has traded higher than the consideration price as recently as September 21, 2012, and at least one analyst set a price target for KBW stock at $22.00 per share.
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