A Lightweight Note on Success in Mergers and Acquisitions

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Staffan Canback

Tellusant; University of Reading - Henley Business School

Date Written: June 1, 2004

Abstract

This note summarizes, in two pages, findings on what drives success in corporate M&A. It is intended as a prescriptive overview for executives contemplating a merger or acquisition, and to give a references for further investigation.

Keywords: mergers, acquisitions, financial returns

JEL Classification: G34

Suggested Citation

Canback, Staffan, A Lightweight Note on Success in Mergers and Acquisitions (June 1, 2004). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1274605 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1274605

Staffan Canback (Contact Author)

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University of Reading - Henley Business School ( email )

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