TITLE

All's Not Fair in Love and Mergers

AUTHOR(S)
Gordon, Jeffrey M.
PUB. DATE
March 2000
SOURCE
Financial Executive;Mar/Apr2000, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the fairness opinion in a merger or sales transaction. In terms of risk management a fairness opinion which affirms that an acquisition of sales transaction is financially fair for a company's stockholders is important but frequently overlooked. Public companies participating in merger or acquisition deals almost always are required to have these opinions but privately held companies can obtain them as well. Fairness opinions can better enable senior management to make decisions about change of control transactions.
ACCESSION #
11873541

 

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