DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST) Investor Investigation Over Potential Wrongdoing In Acquisition Announced

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Company Name(s): 
DST Systems
Affected Securities: 
NYSE: DST

An investigation on behalf of investors, who currently hold shares of DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST), was announced concerning whether the takeover of DST Systems, Inc. by SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. for $84.00 per share is unfair to NYSE:DST stockholders.

The investigation by a law firm concerns whether certain officers and directors of DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST breached their fiduciary duties owed to DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST investors in connection with the proposed acquisition.

Kansas City, MO based DST Systems, Inc. (DST) is a provider of technology-based information processing and servicing solutions. On January 11, 2018, SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: SSNC) and DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE: DST) announced that the companies have entered into an agreement wherein SS&C Technologies Holdings will acquire DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST). Under the terms of the agreement, SS&C Technologies Holdings will purchase DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST) in an all-cash transaction for $84 per share plus assumption of debt, equating to an enterprise value of approximately $5.4 billion.

However, the investigation concerns whether the offer is unfair to NYSE:DST stockholders. More specifically, the investigation concerns whether the DST Systems Board of Directors undertook an adequate sales process, adequately shopped the company before entering into the transaction, maximized shareholder value by negotiating the best price, and acted in the shareholders' best interests in connection with the proposed sale.

Shares of DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST) closed on January 12, 2018, at $83.51 per share.