Middle Market M&A Fights to Stay Even
- Thomson Financial Securities Data. // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;07/24/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 30, p7
Presents several public mergers, greater than $50 million, in the United States as of July 24, 2000.
- In New York. Haddock, Fiona // Global Finance;Mar2000, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p6
Focuses on corporate mergers and acquisitions (M&A) around the world in 1999. Reason for the M&A ebulition; Sectors that have responded to the M&A hype; Signs that indicate the emergence of M&A.
- DIFFERENCES IN FINANCIAL CHARACTERISTICS BETWEEN CONGLOMERATE MERGERS AND HORIZONTAL OR VERTICAL MERGERS. Melicher, Ronald W.; Hempel, George H. // Nebraska Journal of Economics & Business;Autumn71, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p61
Examines whether certain financial and other related characteristics were different between conglomerate mergers and horizontal or vertical mergers. Characteristics of merger groups; Role in operating synergy or financial synergy.
- MERGER MOTIVES: CONGLOMERATES VERSUS CONGENERICS. Morgan, Robert G. // Nebraska Journal of Economics & Business;Winter77, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p47
Explores the merger motives of conglomerates and congenetics. Brief history of the merger activity in the U.S.; Significance of the results; Conclusion.
- THE IMPACT OF CONGLOMERATE MERGERS ON ACQUIRED FIRMS' GROWTH RATES. Waldman, Don E. // Nebraska Journal of Economics & Business;Summer83, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p24
Presents a study which determined whether conglomerate mergers have an impact on the growth rates of the acquired firms. Methodology; Impact of differences in the parent firm's ability to support its acquisitions; Results.
- An analysis of merger-induced nonstationarity in market model parameters of acquiring firms. Shrieves, Ronald E.; Lubatkin, Michael // Quarterly Journal of Business & Economics;Summer90, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p56
Formulates a modification of the market model methodology that allows direct testing for the impact of mergers on market model parameters. Three ways in estimating the impact of merger on the returns of acquiring firms; Results of prior studies are examined for sensitivity to a failure to...
- PROPOSALS FOR THE CONTROL OF CONGLOMERATE MERGERS. Keyes, Lucile Sheppard // Southern Economic Journal;Jul67, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p67
Proposes methods for the control of conglomerate mergers. Outlook of conglomerates; Criteria for legality of the conglomerate mergers; Formulation of acceptable regulatory rules; Impact of conglomerate mergers on the merger market.
- THE DETERMINANTS OF CONGLOMERATE MERGERS. Audretsch, David B. // American Economist;Spring89, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p52
Studies determinants of conglomerate mergers and acquisitions. Relationship between the number of conglomerate acquisitions and market structure characteristics; Implications of the industry life-cycle hypothesis for merger behavior; Relationship between the number of acquisitions and stage of...
- They don't make them like they used to. Kochan, Nick // Director;Sep95, Vol. 49 Issue 2, p50
Discusses the changing concept and shape of conglomerates in Great Britain. View that every business can be restructured to gain greater efficiency; Terms used in exchange of the term conglomerate; Tight centralized controls pioneered by Hanson; Weakness of multi-product companies;...