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 : Risk Arbitrage; Merger 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 model; acquisition plan; 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 competitive in terms of lead times and pricing, following an increase in low-cost manufacturing from Asia, as a part of the full supply chain. To remain competitive, mould tool manufacturers are looking to complement new tool manufacturing with local after-sales services in countries where their mould tools are being used. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Value Creation of Intellectual Property in Mergers and Acquisitions

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Mark Wallertoft; Philip Stenholm; [2016]
    Keywords : intellectual property; mergers and acquisitions; patents; value creation; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the shareholder value creation of IP in M&A. Using a unique patent-M&A data set over the period 2006 to 2016, we show that acquirers of companies holding IP gain significantly more shareholder value than acquirers of targets not holding IP. READ MORE