Icahn lambasts AmTrust ‘opportunistic ploy’ in appeal to minority shareholders

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Carl Icahn, the investment mogul embroiled in a proxy battle over AmTrust’s go-private deal with Stone Point Capital, has castigated the company’s majority shareholder Karfunkel/Zyskind family’s approach to the deal as an “opportunistic ploy” to buy up the stock at the bottom of the market.

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