This is understood.
The first step is to have it accepted for review; then it might have a chance to remain alive.
No acceptance, no chance, dead money.
The sooner the better. I thought it was scheduled for the latter part of the year. I know nooothiiiiiinggggg.
Me thinks your guestimation is probably closer to the truth; and yes what a lousy deal. If it was good news in anyway, they wouldn't want to hide it further. OUCH!
it is a three year CT. A very long time.
Management has to consider it a "significant event" in order to request this.
If it is financially related, I am not sure it bodes well as it would be a "behind the curtains transaction".
Hopefully it relates to a new scientific method, patent application or discovery - giving them a head start.
We poor investors ( i do mean poorer) can only sit on our thumbs and wait.
DIRK! please do something brilliant!