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Course 171025 - A Practical Guide to Mergers, Acquisitions & Div.
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This Course is based on the electronic .pdf file(s) A Practical Guide to Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestitures
by: Dr. Jae K. Shim, Ph.D.   (2009 )
Field of Study: Accounting
CPE Credit: 10 Hours
Level: Basic
Prereqs: None
State Exceptions: None
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A Practical Guide to Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestitures
by: Dr. Jae K. Shim, Ph.D., 2009, 80 pages
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Course Description:
This course discusses all facets of mergers and acquisitions (M&As) and divestitures, including deciding on terms, key factors to consider, pros and cons, types of arrangements, evaluative criteria, valuation methods, financial effects of the merger, holding companies, takeover bids, SEC filing requirements, accounting and reporting requirements for business combinations, and financial analysis of combinations. Also addressed is emergence of corporate development officers (CDOs).

Course Topics:
Mergers and acquisitions Pros and cons of a merger
Disadvantages of a Merger Guidelines
Planning for Mergers and Acquisitions Deciding on Acquisition Terms
Grading Criteria Factors in Determining Price
Acquisition Strategy and Process Divestiture
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