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  • Five Keys to Value-Creating Mergers

    Three M&A experts weigh in on the most important steps to pre- and post-deal success. August 3, 2011

  • Do Acquisition Premiums Matter?

    A herdlike mentality leads many companies to acquire more at the top of the stock market cycle than they do at the bottom. July 29, 2011

  • After a 360-Degree Assessment, a 180-Degree Turnaround

    An organizational assessment can help a struggling company get back on track. July 22, 2011

  • A Feel for the Deal

    Companies with a long history of M&A may want to think twice before acquiring again; a new report finds that on average, serial acquirers create less value during deals than infrequent acquirers. July 15, 2011

  • The Ins and Outs of Earnouts

    A contingent pricing mechanism for mergers and acquisitions, the method requires sharp tax analysis. July 12, 2011

  • How to Acquire a Loss

    The IRS rules that in at least one case, an acquirer can get tax credit for an acquisition's past losses. July 5, 2011

  • How Not to Do a Reverse Morris Trust Deal

    Morris Trust transactions are a popular means of divesting unwanted businesses on a tax-free basis. However, you must execute the transaction in a specified manner. If you don't, two levels of taxes will ensue. June 6, 2011

  • Making the Leap

    As more midsize companies explore overseas M&A options, a little caution can go a long way toward ensuring success. June 1, 2011

  • What Shareholders Need to Know about M&A

    The battle for NYSE Euronext raises specific questions for its shareholders, and highlights larger issues for any CFO involved in a merger. June 1, 2011

  • When Are Legal Costs Nondeductible?

    In a recent tax ruling, an appeals court contrasted an insurance company and a landlord. May 31, 2011

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