5. Overview of Mergers and Acquisitions

  1. Zabihollah Rezaee

Published Online: 4 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118269169.ch5

Financial Services Firms: Governance, Regulations, Valuations, Mergers, and Acquisitions, Third Edition

Financial Services Firms: Governance, Regulations, Valuations, Mergers, and Acquisitions, Third Edition

How to Cite

Rezaee, Z. (2011) Overview of Mergers and Acquisitions, in Financial Services Firms: Governance, Regulations, Valuations, Mergers, and Acquisitions, Third Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118269169.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 25 JUL 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470604472

Online ISBN: 9781118269169

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Keywords:

  • perspective of mergers;
  • acquisitions;
  • bank mergers;
  • business combinations;
  • ethics in mergers

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Historical Perspective of Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Recent Trends in Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Regulations of Bank Mergers

  • Players in Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Motives for Business Combinations

  • Determinants of Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Perceived Shortcomings of Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Studies on Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Leveraged Buyout

  • Post Mergers and Acquisitions Performance

  • Shareholder Wealth and Effect of Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances

  • Ethics in Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Governance in Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Process

  • Conclusion

  • Notes