Mergers and Acquisition
Mergers and acquisitions (M and A) is a corporate finance strategy that helps companies to attain their objectives and financial goals. It involves selling or combining two diverse companies, usually with different value system and culture. Merger and acquisitions assists, or helps a rising company in a given industry to grow faster without having to create new business entity. Merger refers to companies that come together to combine and share their resources, be it human, capital or infrastructure, to achieve common objectives. Acquisition is a process where one company takes the controlling interest in another company. This is considered as takeover.