Buyout vs Redemption - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between buyout and redemption

is that buyout is (finance) the acquisition of a controlling interest in a business or corporation by outright purchase or by purchase of a majority of issued shares of stock while redemption is (religious): redemption; salvation.

buyout

English

Alternative forms

* buy-out

Noun

(en noun)
  • (finance) The acquisition of a controlling interest in a business or corporation by outright purchase or by purchase of a majority of issued shares of stock.
  • Derived terms

    * leveraged buyout * management buyout

    See also

    * merger * sellout * takeover ----

    redemption

    Noun

  • the act of redeeming or something redeemed
  • the recovery, for a fee, of a pawned article
  • salvation from sin
  • rescue upon payment of a ransom
  • Derived terms

    * beyond redemption * past redemption * redemption fatigue * redemption price * redemption value