Mergers & Acquisitions

M&A 2011 Style: The Cultural Fit Factor

Why do 75 to 80 percent of mergers and acquisitions fail to meet financial projections or return on shareholder value? Companies ignore the necessity of culture fit when combining workforces. An enormous amount of money is being lost; here's how to capture it.

Anatomy of an Asymmetrical Acquisition

Why bigger companies are targeting smaller company acquisitions—and how they make them work.

Six Avoidable M&A Mistakes

What not to do to make the most of your acquisition opportunities.

LSI Logic CEO Abhi Talwalkar: Chipping Away

When Abhi Talwalkar agreed to take the top post at LSI Logic in May 2005, he knew he was in for a wild ride....

A Philosophy of Investment Banking

Investment banking is the business of money. Its primary purpose is to link users of capital with providers of capital, seeking optimum financial efficiency...

Acura’s RL Goes for the Top


Honda's luxury division heads upscale.
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