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Energy M&A Deals to Flow in 2014 - Barron's

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Energy M&A Deals to Flow in 2014
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We are initiating coverage of the oil-field-services, -equipment and -drilling sector, and we suggest that investors overweight it.
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Consumer Products M&A - What Do Strategic Acquirers Look For? - Forbes

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Consumer Products M&A - What Do Strategic Acquirers Look For?
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M&A activity in the consumer products space is hot (PwC – see below).
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Merger and acquisition: Foreign firm shows interest in Meezan Bank - The Express Tribune

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The Express Tribune Merger and acquisition: Foreign firm shows interest in Meezan Bank The Express Tribune Vision Financial Holdings has appointed KASB Securities, a Karachi-based investment bank, as the manager to the offer for the acquisition of...
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Verizon to Buy EdgeCast? - Zacks.com

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Verizon to Buy EdgeCast?
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It also enters new sectors without seeking merger and acquisition strategies.
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M&A, IPOs, in-memory tech, and end of a feud mark top software stories - Network World

M&A, IPOs, in-memory tech, and end of a feud mark top software stories - Network World | Merge and Adquisitions | Scoop.it
M&A, IPOs, in-memory tech, and end of a feud mark top software stories Network World Customer experience, not CRM: CEM (customer experience management) emerged as a defined category this year, as vendors made strings of acquisitions in order to...

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M&A, IPOs, in-memory tech, and end of a feud mark top software stories

It's been another busy year in the enterprise software industry, marked by high-profile acquisitions and IPOs, the rise of in-memory computing, a red-hot HCM (human capital management) market, and even the apparent settling of a long-running...

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Episode 119: An Introduction to Mergers and Acquisitions

Companies have a few options for achieving growth. The first is by growing organically through the development of new products and production capacity over t...
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More Skip M&A Advice - Wall Street Journal

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Here's a troubling sign for Wall Street banks: Companies are increasingly eschewing the advice of bankers on mergers and acquisitions.
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Merger and acquisition rules to kickstart consolidation in telecom - Business Standard

Merger and acquisition rules to kickstart consolidation in telecom Business Standard Telecom companies are waiting for Tuesday when an inter-ministerial panel is scheduled to decide on the long-awaited mergers and acquisitions (M&A) norms, likely...
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2014 US Deal Activity will be Steady, but a Few Companies May Pursue Bigger ... - Sacramento Bee

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Australia blocks $3.1bn ADM takeover of GrainCorp

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Australia rejected the Aus$3.4bn ($3.1bn) takeover of GrainCorp by US-based Archer Daniels Midland, saying that the "contentious" deal was "contrary to the national interest" in hampering competition in grain handling.

Joe Hockey, the Australian treasurer, on Friday said that it was "not the right time" for a 100% takeover by a foreign group of Sydney-based GrainCorp, which he termed a "key Australian business".

"For me to reject this proposal, I had to determine that the acquisition of GrainCorp by ADM is contrary to the national interest," he said.

"Based on all the available information, I have now made that decision."

 'High level of concern'

The takeover of one of Australia's top grain handlers - which owns more than 280 crop inland storage facilities and seven of the grain port terminals in New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria – could reduce the attempts to boost competition in the sector, since it was deregulated five years ago, he said.

"Although a number of new players have entered the market and new infrastructure is being built, it is still taking some time for increased competition to emerge," Mr Hockey said.

"Many industry participants, particularly growers in eastern Australia, have expressed concern that the proposed acquisition could reduce competition and impede growers' ability to access the grain storage, logistics and distribution network."

Mr Hockey also highlighted the "high level of concern" the bid by ADM had attracted from "the broader community", with potential implications for future foreign investments in Australia.

"I therefore judged that allowing it to proceed could risk undermining public support for the foreign investment regime and ongoing foreign investment more generally."

'Would have created value'

However, the rejection of the deal - which had divided a government coalition between the Liberal Party, seen as pro investment and a National Party which opposed the takeover – was greeted with "disappointment" by ADM.

"We are confident that our acquisition of GrainCorp would have created value for shareholders of ADM and GrainCorp, as well as grain growers and the Australian economy," said Patricia Woertz, the ADM chairman and chief executive, said.

"Throughout this process, we worked constructively to create an arrangement that would be in Australia's best interests and made substantial commitments to address issues that were important to stakeholders."

Earlier this week, ADM added a sweetener to its bid, including price gaps on grain handling charges at ports and silos, and Aus$200m on improving rail infrastructure.

Cash payout?

While Mr Hockey said that he would approve ADM raising its stake in GrainCorp from the current 19.85% to 24.9%, Ms Woertz did not address that in her statement.

"As owner of 19.85% of GrainCorp, we will look to work with them to maximise returns on our investment and create value for both companies," she said.

Ms Woertz added that, with the GrainCorp purchase now blocked, it was, as part of its 2014 business plan, reviewing its capital allocations, "including shareholder distribution alternatives", signalling the potential for returning extra cash to investors.


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Play-i Raises $1.4M From The Crowd For Toy Robots That Make ...

Play-i Raises $1.4M From The Crowd For Toy Robots That Make ... | Merge and Adquisitions | Scoop.it
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Merger and Acquisition (M&A) in Financial Modeling | Simplilearn

http://www.simplilearn.com) Valuation modeling is associate degree approach towards business valuation and one amongst its major advantages is to implement ...
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AT&T said to be considering Vodafone Group takeover | TeleGeography.com

AT&T is reportedly considering a potential takeover of Vodafone Group, Bloomberg reports citing unnamed people familiar with the situation. No formal negotiations are believed to have begun yet, but AT&T is said to be investigating which Vodafone assets it would retain after a deal, and which it would sell and to whom.


The US giant has been linked with other acquisitions in Europe in recent months, with UK cellco EE (a joint venture between Orange Group and Deutsche Telekom) believed to be an alternative target.


An acquisition or merger with Vodafone, however, would be on a different scale, and would see the creation of the world’s largest telecoms company by revenue. Any such deal would likely have to wait for the completion of Vodafone’s sale to Verizon Communications of its 45% stake in Verizon Wireless, which is due to close in early 2014. Neither AT&T nor Vodafone has commented publicly on the speculation.



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