Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of PrivateBancorp, Inc. (PVTB) Over the Proposed Sale of the Company to Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
Nadeem Faruqi, founding partner at Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of PrivateBancorp, Inc. (“PrivateBancorp” or the “Company”) (NasdaqGS:PVTB) for potential breaches of fiduciary duties in connection with the sale of the Company to Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (“CIBC”) for approximately $3.8 billion.
The Company’s stockholders will only receive $18.80 in cash and 0.3657 of a CIBC share for each PrivateBancorp share or approximately $45.72 per share according CIBC’s share price on July 6, 2016. However, this consideration is below at least one analyst’s price target of $47.00 per share.
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