Definition of greenmailer in English:

greenmailer

noun

Stock Market
  • See greenmail

    • ‘Conversely, there's the remote chance of a higher bid if greenmailers try to frustrate the 90 per cent acceptance condition.’
    • ‘Undoubtedly, this way of protection is effective until the moment when Your organization suffers from professional corporate greenmailers.’
    • ‘That would eliminate any incentive for greenmailers to acquire stock unless they intended to make a formal takeover bid.’
    • ‘As the largest US carrier, AA is a smart ‘buy’ right now, for opportunistic greenmailers.’
    • ‘They were given positions of power within the company and provided enough financial support to make warding off the greenmailers possible.’