Mergers and Acquisitions

Acquisition

Definition Of Acquisition  Acquisition is an action in which a company buys most of another firm’s stakes and assumes control over it. In such cases, the buying company purchases …

Reverse Merger

Merger is a process in which a company combines with another company to form a single entity. There are many types of mergers; one of them is a reverse …

Diversification

Meaning of Diversification Diversification is an act of an existing entity branching out into a new business opportunity or just expanding its existing operations. This corporate strategy enables the …

Vertical Merger

Meaning of Vertical Merger A vertical merger is a merger between two or more entities who operate in the same industry but at the different levels of the production …

Horizontal Merger

Meaning of Horizontal Merger A horizontal merger involves a merger between two or more businesses that offer similar products or services and work in the same industry. In this …

Conglomerate Merger

Meaning of Merger Merger is a process in which two or more existing companies voluntarily combine together to function as one new company. A new company comes into existence …

Takeovers

Takeovers are always a reality in the competing world of business. Merger and acquisition transactions depend a lot on the approval of a target company. It is not rare …

Motives of Mergers

Generally, the merger is a combination of two or more companies into one company in order to enhance the competitiveness of new combined entity. It is generally achieved through …