mergers and acquisitions
Acquirers: Don’t Skimp on Commercial Due Diligence
Perhaps no other due diligence topic is more important than understanding the attractiveness of a target’s end-market and its competitive landscape.
M&A Integrations: Leadership, Plans, and Incentives
Even when a merger is the right move for buyer and seller, integration can lead to productivity and morale issues that have to be sorted out right away.
The Strategic Role of the CFO in M&A
As M&A frenzy mounts, CFOs must be the strategic leaders that ensure synergies are realized.
Occidental Makes $57 Billion Bid for Anadarko
Occidental’s bid tops Chevron's $50 billion offer and could spark a bidding war.
Rent-A-Center Reaches Settlement Over Failed Merger
The company will receive $92.5 million after settling all litigation relating to its termination of its merger deal with Vintage Capital.
Chevron Agrees to Buy Anadarko in $33 Billion Deal
The deal pushes Chevron into the top ranks of oil producers.
Crown Shares Fall After Takeover Talks End
News of an offer by Wynn was leaked to an Australian newspaper.
Chuck E. Cheese’s Parent to Go Public Through Merger
It would be the first newly listed restaurant chain in four years.
BlackRock to Buy eFront for $1.3 Billion
The alternative investment management software company is seen to boost BlackRock’s risk management technology platform Aladdin.
How to Maximize Economic Development Incentives
Such incentives are often available to acquiring companies or merged entities, but getting the most out of them requires close attention.
M&A Activity Expected to Rise Again in 2019
Despite trade and tariff tensions, three-quarters of U.S. corporate executives expect to close more and larger deals next year than they did in 2018.