When Corporate Worlds Collide

May 1999
Financial Executive;May/Jun99, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p61
Academic Journal
This article describes a manual published by the Institute of Internal Auditors on the issues involved in mergers and acquisitions. "The Art of M&A Integration: A Guide to Merging Resources, Processes, and Responsibilities," tries to answer relevant questions to both sides of a merger. It covers assimilating resources and assigning responsibilities.


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