(VRTU) Alert: Johnson Fistel Investigates Proposed Sale of Virtusa; Is $51.35 a Fair Price?
SAN DIEGO, Sept. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ —
Shareholder rights law firm Johnson Fistel, LLP has launched an investigation into whether the board members of Virtusa Corporation (“Virtusa” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: VRTU) breached their fiduciary duties in connection with the proposed sale of the Company to Baring Private Equity Asia (“BPEA”).
On September 10, 2020, Virtusa announced that it had entered into a definitive merger agreement with BPEA. Under the terms of the acquisition agreement, the Company’s shareholders will receive $51.35 per share in cash.
The investigation concerns whether the Virtusa board failed to satisfy its duties to the Company shareholders, including whether the board adequately pursued alternatives to the acquisition and whether the board obtained the best price possible for Virtusa shares of common stock.
Nationally recognized Johnson Fistel is investigating whether the proposed deal represents adequate consideration, especially given analysts’ projections for future earnings and revenue growth.
If you are a shareholder of Virtusa and believe the proposed buyout price is too low or you’re interested in learning more about the investigation, please contact lead analyst Jim Baker ([email protected]) at 619-814-4471. If emailing, please include a phone number.
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