Cedar Fair and Apollo Global Management terminate agreement

On December 16, 2009, Cedar Fair announced that it had entered into a definitive merger agreement to be acquired by an affiliate of Apollo Global Management. The company announced on April 6, 2010 that the two parties would mutually terminate the agreement.





April 6, 2010
Cedar Fair and affiliates of Apollo Global Management mutually terminate merger agreement

March 25, 2010
Cedar Fair provides additional information regarding the special meeting of unitholders to be held on April 8, 2010

March 18, 2010
Cedar Fair's largest shareholder not interested in possible higher bid for amusement park company

March 17, 2010
Cedar Fair deal's future in question

March 17, 2010
Cedar Fair buys time

March 17, 2010
Cedar Fair’s last-minute change of heart

March 15, 2010
Special meeting of Cedar Fair unitholders regarding proposed merger postponed to April 8, 2010

March 10, 2010
Does Apollo want to merge Cedar Fair and Six Flags?

March 10, 2010
Three companies speak out against Cedar Fair deal

March 10, 2010
Cedar Fair sale battle shifts

March 9, 2010
Cedar Fair weighed auction

March 2, 2010
Cedar Fair files investor presentation

March 2, 2010
Cedar Fair sends letter to unitholders

February 27, 2010
Fund shops for more Cedar Fair shares

February 24, 2010
Cedar Fair unitholders can vote on sale without casting ballot

February 21, 2010
'Deal Professor': Several possibilities in Cedar Fair-Apollo endgame

February 19, 2010
Q Funding sends letter to Cedar Fair unitholders

February 14, 2010
A deal born of a debt load: Cedar Fair will be OK, with sale or without, analysts say

February 12, 2010
Cedar Fair, Apollo want judge to toss lawsuit

February 9, 2010
Texan set to block Cedar Fair sale

February 10, 2010
Definitive proxy statement filed

February 9, 2010
Texan set to block Cedar Fair sale

February 6, 2010
Cedar Fair sale looks more unlikely as shareholder opposition grows

January 31, 2010
Cedar Fair plaintiffs proceed as one

January 29, 2010
Cedar Fair seeks larger loan, less in bonds

January 28, 2010
Cedar Fair’s Mystery: An Investor’s Game Plan

January 26, 2010
Cedar Fair to go ahead with Apollo Global deal

January 22, 2010
Cedar Fair comments on merger transaction

January 22, 2010
Cedar Fair's largest shareholder says it will vote against the sale of the company

January 22, 2010
Cedar Fair lawsuits consolidated

January 21, 2010
Cedar Fair lawyer to seek dismissal of lawsuits against Apollo sale

January 17, 2010
Cedar Fair chief: Apollo deal will let me concentrate on running the parks

January 17, 2010
Resort boss liked working for Cedar Fair suitor Apollo

January 17, 2010
Cedar Point parent seeks debt extension, alteration

January 15, 2010
Cedar Point deal set for hearing

January 12, 2010
Equity firm supports Cedar Fair parks

January 10, 2010
Equity expert talks about Apollo's Cedar Fair offer

January 10, 2010
Cedar Fair's swift tumble, pending sale irk investors

January 7, 2010
Cedar Fair stock rising

January 6, 2010
Cedar Fair plans to file proxy statement on Friday

December 30, 2009
Knott family not excited about Cedar Fair sale

December 21, 2009
Cedar Fair purchase a done deal?

December 20, 2009
Cedar Point's parent company to see changes in finance, not entertainment

December 20, 2009
What does Apollo plan for Cedar Fair?

December 20, 2009
Apollo will add roller coasters, other rides to portfolio

December 19, 2009
Local economy looks for fallout from Cedar Fair sale

December 19, 2009
Negotiators kept lid on acquisition talks

December 18, 2009
Cedar Point fans should see little change, Cedar Fair boss says

December 18, 2009
Kinzel still boss, Cedar Fair remains in Sandusky

December 17, 2009
Levi & Korsinsky, LLP investigates possible breach of fiduciary duty by the Board of Cedar Fair

December 16, 2009
Cedar Fair agrees to be acquired by affiliate of Apollo Global Management