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BG Stock Purchase – Buying Shell (RDSB) shares at a discount 3

The Shell takeover of BG has created a lot of buzz recently. With the oil price hovering under $40, there has been a lot of talk that this deal could collapse. There is constant chatter of whether or not Shell will go through with their takeover of BG. This dilemma has led to the market pricing BG at a discount to what it should do if the deal were to go through. Here is what I mean. The conditions for the Shell takeover of BG is that Shell will pay 0.4454 RDSB shares + 383p for every share of BG. So is the RDSB Shell Share price is 1500 (£15.00) […]