Mergers and Acquisitions: Concepts and Theories
- Course provided by Future Learn
- Study type: Online
- Starts: Anytime
- Price: Free
Discover the mergers and acquisitions industry
In this introductory course you will get an overview of the major aspects of the mergers and acquisitions (M&A) industry.
You’ll discover the theories and concepts that underpin mergers and acquisitions, and learn the skills involved in executing transactions, from a deal’s inception to post-merger integration.
Please note that this course is free to join but, in order to complete the Mergers and Acquisitions program, you will need to obtain a certificate on each of the courses.
What topics will you cover?
Week 1 - Overview and buyer strategies
Emerging market issues and the buyer’s viewpoint
Week 2- Finding and pricing a deal
How to start the acquisitions, risks and approaches to valuations
Week 3 - Special valuation cases
Through case studies explore emerging markets, premiums and discounts
When would you like to start?
Start straight away and learn at your own pace. If the course hasn’t started yet you’ll see the future date listed below.
Who is the course for?
This course is ideal for financial analysts and associates. It is also suitable for directors and managers who have transitioned, or hope to transition, to mergers and acquisitions from other areas, such as equities or fixed income.