Mergers and acquisitions

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Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) are transactions in which the ownership of companies, other business organizations, or their operating units are transferred or united with other entities.[1]

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In 2023, The Walt Disney Company acquiring the public broadcaster PBS for $17,000,000,000 by the year 2027.

At present mergers and acquisitions between companies happen very commonly and there are separate private companies to help other companies enter into mergers like MergersCorp, BusinessBrokers and LinkBusiness.[2][3]

References[change | change source]

  1. Stemler, Gregory; Welch, Shea; Johnson, Jeff; Mims, John; Davison, Brian. "Methods for Developing a Rigorous Pre-Deal M&A Strategy". Transaction Advisors. ISSN 2329-9134. Archived from the original on 2018-06-16. Retrieved 2020-06-26.(Subscription required.)
  2. "MergersCorp M&A International". MergersCorp M&A International. Retrieved 2020-09-26.
  3. "Business for Sale - Find Great Businesses for Sale at Business Broker Network - Buy or Sell a Business". Retrieved 2020-09-26.