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- Accounting for purchased research & development assets. Willens, Robert // Business Journal Serving Southern Tier, CNY, Mohawk Valley, Fing;10/2/95, Vol. 9 Issue 20, p10C
Presents a guide to the accounting for the purchased research and development assets of a company. FASB Interpretation Number Four FIN Four; Example in Novell's 1994 annual report; Neutral Cost Recovery proposal in the Contract with America; Modified Accelerated Cost Recovery System (MACRS);...
- Megamergers good news for accounting profession. Nation, Paul // San Diego Business Journal;01/19/98, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p22
Focuses on megamergers in the world's largest accounting firms, and how they will affect the San Diego, California, entrepreneurial business community and companies throughout the world, and the accounting profession. Indepth look at the megamergers and their effects.
- Merger of major CPA firms could by year's big one story. Roush, Matt // Crain's Detroit Business;11/24/97, Vol. 13 Issue 47, p19
Predicts that mergers of the major Certified Public Accounting firms will be the main agenda to focus on in 1998 in Detroit, Michigan. Information on 1997 mergers; Details on the predicted ripple effect of these mergers. INSET: Accounting..
- Giving diligence its due. Cole, Stephen R. // CA Magazine;Jun/Jul94, Vol. 127 Issue 5, p46
Focuses on the importance of exhaustive due diligence before acquisitions to prevent liabilities and litigation. Renegotiation of purchase price or terms; Successor liabilities; Concern with the quality of collateral.
- The Latest on Fees. // Investment Dealers' Digest;9/29/2003, Vol. 69 Issue 37, p24
Presents information on the fees charged by investment dealers for merger and acquisition deals in the U.S. from January 1, 2003, to September 22, 2003. Mode of payment; Target premiums over stock prices; Implications on investment dealers.
- Premium paydays for quality service. // Mergers & Acquisitions: The Dealermaker's Journal;Jan/Feb95, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p6
Reports on the benefits of the increase in merger and acquisition (M&A) deals on investment bankers and other deal advisers. Pressure for intermediaries to demonstrate their services and add value to deals; Functions of intermediaries; Increase in advisory revenues.
- Manager acquisitions high in '94, data show. Cardona, Mercedes M. // Pensions & Investments;6/12/1995, Vol. 23 Issue 12, p39
Focuses on the reports on merger and acquisitions activity for the investment management industry in 1994, issued by New York-based advisory firms Berkshire Capital Corp. and Putnam Lovell & Thornton Inc. Number of acquisitions and joint ventures announced; Signs of industry's reaching...
- Not all M&As produce a happy ending. Williamson, Christine // Pensions & Investments;08/07/2000, Vol. 28 Issue 16, p1
Reports on merger and acquisition (M&A) deals among money managers within the past five years that did not meet the expectations of either the buyer or seller. Poor post-merger integration; Acquisitions of Merrill Lynch; Money management business of Comerica; Reasons why firms make deals.
- Acquisition fever sweeps money management firms. Williamson, Christine; Joel; Chernoff; Payne, Beatrix // Pensions & Investments;10/30/2000, Vol. 28 Issue 22, p2
Reports on the merger trend among money management firms. Allianz AG and Nicholas-Applegate Capital Management Inc.; Franklin Resources Inc. and Fiduciary Trust Co. International; ABN AMRO Bank NV and Allegheny Asset Management.