PrivCo defined: The term “PrivCo” is usually put into Merger and Acquisition Documents as a generic name for a private company being acquired (or who is doing the acquiring) as part of the M&A transaction. For example: “Intel Corporation will then acquire PrivCo for total consideration of $10,000,000 in cash and 10,000 shares of Intel Corp.” (Of course this is also the trademark for, the leading financial data provider on private companies.)

Above is a definition for “PrivCo” from PrivCo’s Private Company Knowledge Bank, the definitive online and e-book guide to private companies and private company deals.

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