Daily Archives: February 15, 2016

My BG stocks turns in to Shell (RDSB) – Making Money from Merger Abitrage 8

Royal Dutch Shell’s takeover of BG became official today. As an investor, it has been interesting to not only make money from this takeover but to also see how the takeover unfolded from the initial announcement in April last year. There were many sceptics who touted that the deal will not go through and this created a spread between Shells offer price and BG share price. BG has been trading at a discount for the majority of the time since last October and it this provided a great opportunity for many investors to make money via Merger Arbitrage. I too decided that the upside in buying into BG at a […]