In this introductory course you will get an overview of the major aspects of the mergers and acquisitions (M&A) industry.
You’ll discover the theories and concepts that underpin mergers and acquisitions, and learn the skills involved in executing transactions, from a deal’s inception to post-merger integration.
By the end of the Mergers and Acquisitions - Concepts and Theories course offered by FutureLearn in partnership with the New York Institute of Finance, you'll be able to:
What topics will you cover?
Emerging market issues and the buyer’s viewpoint
How to start the acquisitions, risks and approaches to valuations
Through case studies explore emerging markets, premiums and discounts
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