Definitions for "white knight"
A potential acquirer who is sought out by a target companys management to take...
A person or company willing to acquire a significant stake in the offer company in a hostile takeover situation.
A friendly party in a takeover. The white knight `saves' the target company from being controlled by an unfriendly aggressor by acquiring a block of shares in the company.
High altitude booster stage for the suborbital SpaceShipOne, derived from Proteus