Essays about: "Cross-border M A"

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  1. 1. The Implications of Earnouts - A Study on the Swedish M&A Market

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Ning Wang; Laura Lindberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Earnouts; Sweden; M A; PSM; CAR;

    Abstract : In this thesis, we study the effects of earnouts in the Swedish M&A market. We focus on transactions in which public bidders acquire private targets. Propensity score matching (PSM) is used to reduce the potential problems related to random sampling. READ MORE

  2. 2. When two become one : A study of the impact of sociocultural factors on the PMI process in cross-border M&As

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Amanda Olsen; John Karlsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Cross-Border M As; Post-Merger Integration; Sociocultural Factors; Culture; Enablers; Constraints; Success Factors;

    Abstract : There is a paradoxical realism as the number of cross-border mergers and acquisitions (M&As) increases on a global scale, despite the fact that organizations’ failure rate to generate the expected value from these cross-border M&As remains high. Researchers have argued that these failures have been connected to the post-merger integration (PMI) process in which multiple challenges are imposed. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cross-border M&A as a Driver of Global Innovation - A Quantitative Study on Knowledge Transfer through International M&A

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Ellen Börjesson; [2019]
    Keywords : Innovation; Cross-border M A; Globalisation; Emerging Markets; Total Factor Productivity;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to further elaborate on the topic of cross-border M&A as a driver of international exchange of knowledge by investigating the difference in innovation post M&A, compared to other transactions, for industry-related transactions, transactions between two innovative countries and transactions where the acquiring country is non-innovative while the target is innovative. Unlike previous research that mainly classifies countries as either emerging or advanced based on financial conditions, the classification of non-innovative and innovative countries is based on the Global Innovation Index, which has not before been used as an explanation factor in this research area. READ MORE

  4. 4. How do firms choose payment method in M&As?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Vilhelm Borelius; Madeleine Dahlgren; [2019]
    Keywords : M A; Cross-border; credit rating; payment method; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this project is to examine if the existence of a credit rating and if the level of credit rating for the acquirer and target influences which financing source is used in cross-border and domestic M&As. The empirical methods used are the probit and GLM logit models. READ MORE

  5. 5. Mergers and Acquisitions and Default Risk: Evidence from Western European Financial Sector

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Teemu Mäkiaho; Henri Rikhard Kiviniemi; [2019]
    Keywords : M A; Default Risk; Merton Model; Probability of Default; Distance-to-Default; Financial Sector; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this paper is to examine the impact of mergers and acquisitions on the default risk of acquiring companies. The sample consists of 276 transactions carried out between 2010 and 2018 by acquirers from Western European financial sector. READ MORE