Module 3

Steps involved in M&A

Chapters

3.1. Overview

Generally, the merger and acquisition process can be either lengthy or short. Sometimes.....

3.2. Step 1: Developing an Acquisition Strategy and Determining Growth Market/Services

The first step in any M&A process is to develop a strategy showing why the businessa.....

3.3. Step 2: Identifying the Merger and Acquisition Candidates

While choosing suitable candidates for the M&A, businesses should keep in mind certain criteria such as company ......

3.4. Step 3: Assessing Strategic Financial Position and Fit

In the third step, the businesses need to assess what could possibly be the benefits ...

3.5. Step 4: Decide Whether to proceed or not with the deal

After considering all aspects, the management must determine all the likely benefits ....

3.6. Step 5: Conduct the Business Valuation

One of the most important steps in any Merger and Acquisition deal is conducting....

3.7. Step 6: Perform Due Diligence, Negotiate an Agreement and Carryout the Transaction

Once an offer is accepted, it is the responsibility of the top management of the acquiring....

3.8. Step 7: Implement Transaction and Monitor the Post Merger / Acquisition Performance

Once the transaction is implemented, the acquirer should take steps to ensure...

3.9. Key Takeaways from the Chapter

Irrespective of the size of the company, an M&A can either...