Acquisitions

big fish swallowing

M&As have a reputation for draining the value of acquiring firms. It doesn’t have to be that way: a long-term focus and deep pockets flip the script

Syndicates of diverse private equity firms can overcome the institutional barriers to cross-border leveraged buyouts

When acquiring a faraway firm in the same industry, companies too often scrimp on the “soft” intel

Is a firm’s strategic direction defined merely by its core competency or something deeper?

Pack of Wolves

Activist “wolf packs” target bigger firms and generate juicy returns

Holger Kluge on the big deal between Shoppers and Loblaw and the importance of a handshake

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