Essays about: "mergers and acquisitions"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 171 essays containing the words mergers and acquisitions.

  1. 1. To Deal or not to Deal The Impact of Uncertainty on Corporate Finance Transactions

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Lorenzo Anolli; [2017]
    Keywords : uncertainty; IPO; corporate debt; corporate finance transactions; policy uncertainty;

    Abstract : In this paper, we analyze to what extent uncertainty levels have historically impacted corporate finance transaction flows. Over 16 years and 8 countries, we first build an uncertainty index (UIX) and then we put it to work to assess the effect of uncertainty on debt issuance, equity issuance, and mergers and acquisitions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Risk Arbitrage: A study of predictive variables in Nordic corporate takeovers

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Oskar Eriksson; Simon Skålberg; [2017]
    Keywords : Merger Arbitrage; Risk Arbitrage; Nordic Markets; Takeover Success Prediction; Mergers and Acquisitions; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The most critical element of doing risk arbitrage is the assessment of the out- come of a corporate takeover. Prediction models have been created in the past and successfully proven some variables in mergers and acquisitions to have a significant impact on the takeover outcome. However, these prediction models have mostly been created with U.S. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cultural diversity in the executive suite and international acquisition performance

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Bram Fiselier; [2017]
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    Abstract : Many researchers tried to determine the performance effects of cross-border mergers and acquisitions, and what triggers this performance. This thesis contributes to this field of literature by investigating the role of cultural diversity within the executive board on acquisition performance. READ MORE

  4. 4. Acquisition model for small privately held manufacturing businesses in the United Kingdom

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Alexander Alm; Richard Hagander; [2017]
    Keywords : acquisition plan; acquisition model; injection moulding market; injection moulding industry; plastic injection moulding; plastic injection mould tools; after-sales services; private company acquisition; M A strategy; M A model; acquisitions; mergers acquisitions; corporate finance; investment strategy; UK toolmakers.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Issue of study: The plastic injection moulding industry has become highly competitivein terms of lead times and pricing, following an increase in low-costmanufacturing from Asia, as a part of the full supply chain. To remaincompetitive, mould tool manufacturers are looking to complementnew tool manufacturing with local after-sales services in countrieswhere their mould tools are being used. READ MORE

  5. 5. Financial Advisor Reputation and Value Creation in M&As - Evidence from the Scandinavian Market

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Emil Esbjörnsson; Johan Lövstrand; [2016]
    Keywords : Mergers and Acquisitions; Financial Advisor; Scandinavia; Reputation; Top-Tier; Cumulative Abnormal Returns; Value Creation; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : In contrast to previous studies, we show a significant positive effect offinancial advisor reputation on cumulative abnormal returns. In M&Ascompleted in Scandinavia between 2000 and 2015, top-tier advisorscreate 1.32% higher abnormal returns to the acquiring firms’shareholders. READ MORE