NEW YORK, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Levi & Korsinsky is investigating the Board of Directors of SWS Group, Inc. ("SWS Group" or "the Company") (NYSE: SWS) for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law in connection with the receipt of a going private proposal from Hilltop Holdings Inc. Hilltop Holdings Inc. has an approximate 24% stake in the Company.
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Under the terms of the proposed transaction, Hilltop Holdings Inc. would pay $7 for each share of SWS Group it does not currently own. The investigation concerns whether SWS Group is engaging and in a fair and adequate process sales process, and whether Hilltop Holdings Inc. is taking advantage of its position as a large-stake shareholder to purchase SWS Group at an unfair price. In particular, SWS Group has a reported book value of $9.64 per share, for the most recent quarter.
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