Overview of Mergers and Acquisitions
This module will look at the two ways companies can expand: by building up the existing company, or by acquiring a new one. Then we'll talk about the key advantages and disadvantages of making an acquisition, the main players in M&A transactions, the steps involved in planning an acquisition, and the basics of acquisition financing. This course replicates the content from lesson 1 of Mergers and Acquisitions - A Core NYIF Course.
CPE Credits: 1
Program Details (NASBA) View
|Prerequisites||This course has no prerequisites.|
|Advance Preparation||No advance preparation required.|
|Recent Revision Date||October 17, 2014|
|Instructional Delivery Method||QAS Self Study|
|Field of Study||Specialized Knowledge and Applications|
Duration : 1 hour
- Business expansion decisions: build it or buy it?
- Key advantages of acquisitions
- Acquisition of public vs. private companies
- The players in the world of acquisitions
- The acquisition process
- Basics of financing the deal