Special Situations — Fat Pitch Tender Offers

This is an interesting one because it was submitted by the person doing the “teasing” — George over at Fat Pitch Financials, which is a great value investing blog, runs something he calls a “Special Situations Real Money Portfolio” in which he seeks out things like buyouts, tender offers, going private transactions, and the like, where he can make what are essentially very short term arbitrage investments when small odd-lot holders are given some kind of preferential treatment in a larger transaction.

It’s a great idea … but he doesn’t give away the farm, so he has a paid section. And in a recent post that he