Global Sources (GSOL) – Tender Offer with likely Odd Lot provision – 8% potential

Current Price – $6.96

Offer Price – $7.5

Upside – $53 or 8%

Expiration date –  TBD

There is no info yet whether there will be odd lot provisions, but previous GSOL tenders in (2010 and 2014) had odd lot provisions.

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Global Sources Ltd. (NASDAQ: GSOL) intends to commence an issuer tender offer by the end of June 2015, with expected completion before the end of July 2015, for up to 6,666,666 shares, or approximately 22.05% of its outstanding common shares as of April 30, 2015, at a purchase price of $7.50 per share in cash.  Global Sources expects to fund the tender offer with cash on hand.  As of March 31, 2015, Global Sources had total cash, cash equivalents and available-for-sale securities of approximately $103.6 million.