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10 Important Reasons for Merger

This article throw light upon the ten important reasons for mergers. The reasons are: 1. Economies of Scale 2. Operating Economies 3. Synergy 4. Growth 5. Diversification 6. Utilisation of Tax Shields 7. Increase in Value 8. Eliminations of Competition 9. Better Financial Planning 10. Economic Necessity. Reason # 1. Economies of Scale: An amalgamated […]

Top 6 Forms of Financing a Merger

This article throws light upon the top six forms of financing a merger. The forms are: 1. Cash Offer 2. Equity Share Financing 3. Debt and Preference Share Financing 4. Deferred Payment 5. Leveraged Buy – Out 6. Tender Offer. Financing a Merger: Form # 1. Cash Offer: After the value of the firm to […]

Financial Problems of Merger and Consolidation

This article throws light upon the five major financial problems of merger and consolidation. The financial problems are: 1. Cash Management 2. Credit Policy 3. Financial Planning 4. Dividend Policy 5. Depreciation Policy. Merger and Consolidation: Financial Problem # 1. Cash Management: The liquidity problem is the usual problem faced by acquiring companies. Before merger […]

7 Main Legal Aspects of a Business Merger

This article throws light upon the seven main legal aspects of business merger. The aspects are: 1. Analysis of Proposal by the Companies 2. Determining Exchange Ratios 3. Approval of Board of Directors 4. Approval of Shareholders 5. Consideration of Interests of the Creditors 6. Approval of the Court 7. Approval of Reserve Bank of […]