Mergers & Acquisitions

"This course introduces different concepts related to corporate mergers and acquisitions (M&A). The objective is to give students skills that are necessary to structure a deal or form an opinion about a proposed transaction. The course is relevant for students seeking a career in investment banking, consulting, private equity, or the corporate sector. Upon successful completion of this course, you should have gained an understanding of central issues in M&A, its history and the process it follows. You will be capable to value a target using different techniques and to explain different financing methods for the deal. You will also have the ability to understand the importance of due diligence and the legal framework surrounding M&A activities. Finally, you will be able to identify elements that drive M&A failures and successes."


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