Mergers - Capital Markets,Strategies and Types

This online free training course covers the Capital Markets,Strategies and types of Mergers, delivered by a domain expert
Course Faculty
Mr. V Mehrotra
IIM graduate with rich and diverse experience across domains. more>>
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19 Lecture Topics
2+ Hours of Video Lectures
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Course Overview
This online free training course covers the Capital Markets,Strategies and types of Mergers, delivered by a domain expert.

Have you ever thought Why Tata Steel took over Corus? Facebook acquired Whatsapp? Why Microsoft merged with LinkedIn? What is the affect of mergers on the Capital Markets and stock prices of merging companies? What are Economies of Scale, Economies of Scope and Economies of Learning and how are they affected in case of mergers and acquisitions? What approaches do companies take for mergers? What are the various defence strategies that companies can use against hostile takeovers? What are the implications of post-merger integration on various entities like employees, customers and shareholders? Find the answers to all these questions and more, in this course on Mergers - Capital Markets, Strategies and Types.

Course Curriculum
1 Introduction to the Course Preview 01:32
2 M&A Perspective 06:01
3 Market Capitalization 06:19
4 Size of the Float 04:58
5 Effect on Share Price 02:16
6 Reasons for Mergers 04:28
7 Corporate Synergy 05:51
8 Economies of Scale 08:14
9 Economies of Scope 07:12
10 Economies of Learning 05:14
11 Strategies for MnA 08:30
12 Approaches for Mergers 09:03
13 Defence Strategies - Part 1 10:59
14 Defence Strategies - Part 2 09:47
15 The Value Chain 06:02
16 Merger Types - Part 1 06:22
17 Merger Types - Part 2 07:09
18 Integration 09:42
19 Cultural Integration and HR Issues 06:31
Final Exam - MnA - Capital markets,strategies and types  

Eligibility Criteria
This course is best suited for MBA freshers taking care of M&A business, Corporate Finance and Strategic Management of Companies, entry level professionals working at investment banks and research firms, post graduate management students in finance and others who are interested to understand the basics of mergers and acquisitions.

Its desired but not mandatory that participants to this course have gone through the Basics of Mergers and Acquisitions course prior to this.

Ratings & Reviews
awesome and informative course i have ever seen.

Mr. Sharath Kumar k
lecturer, acharya polytechnic

lecturer, Acharya Polytechnic

Mr. Ganesh Anand .V. Rao
Finance & Training Manager, Ajax Management Consultants Pvt Ltd
Thanks sir for the detailed version of Mergers, Capital Markets. It Enhanced my Knowledge on Mergers.

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Course Expert
Mr. V Mehrotra
An MBA in General Management from Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Lucknow, he has rich and diverse experience in the financial services, insurance, e-commerce and human capital management domains across geographies and has a flair for public speaking and lectures. He is also certified in Six Sigma Green Belt, NCFM, and has online course certificates in management disciplines from University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business and University of California & University of Virginia. He has experience in IT Processes Consulting, Project Management, Client Engagement, Cross-Vendor Team Management, Test Process Management, Establishing Test Center of Excellence & Test Management, Digital & Mobile Device Testing & Crowd Sourcing. His experience also includes working with Fortune 50 US Auto insurance provider and with India's second largest stock exchange as an IT consultant and has worked with more than 10 years with US clients. Currently he is leading a Test Management Program, handling more than 20 projects for a US Professional Services giant. He has deep interest in delivering lectures on topics such as Strategic Digital Marketing, Mergers & Acquisitions, Software Testing and Quality Assurance, Business Skills, Business Communication, Business Consulting and Leadership skills & Persuasion and Negotiation skills.
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