Business Acquisitions: Strategy and Finance

MGMT X 430.131

This course is intended primarily for investors looking to acquire a small to mid-sized business, or corporate executives and professionals looking to expand their company.

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Winter
Remote Instruction
Starting at $765.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Learn the analytical framework to prepare, evaluate, and execute business mergers and acquisitions
  • Understand how to put together a deal, how to minimize overpaying, and how to increase chances of success in a business combination

About this course:

This course is intended primarily for investors looking to acquire a small to mid-sized business or corporate executives and professionals looking to expand their company's prospects via merger and acquisition (M&A). This course combines an analytical framework with real-world applications to introduce the key processes and techniques involving business combinations. Key topics include current trends in M&A, accounting foundations, legal constraints, tax implications, business valuation techniques, and M&A risk management. Students learn how to prepare, evaluate, and execute business mergers and acquisitions through lectures, discussion forums, case studies, and assigned practice questions. Participants leave the course with an understanding of how to put together a deal, minimize overpaying, and increase their chances of success in a business combination.
Prerequisites
MGMT X 130A Basic Managerial Finance or equivalent or the consent of the instructor.

Summer 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Enrollment Closed
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Monday 6:30PM PDT - 8:00PM PDT
Location: Online
Instructor: Laura Azzalina Rigali
374779
Fee:
$765.00
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Notes

Elective course in the Finance Certificate.

Visitors not permitted.  Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 05, 2020
Course Requirements
Valuation: Measuring and Managing the Value of Companies, University Edition (Wiley Finance) by McKinsey & Company Inc.
Schedule
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Mon Jun 22, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 8:00PM PDT
Online
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Mon Jun 29, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 8:00PM PDT
Online
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Mon Jul 6, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 8:00PM PDT
Online
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Mon Jul 13, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 8:00PM PDT
Online
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Mon Jul 20, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 8:00PM PDT
Online
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Mon Jul 27, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 8:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Mon Aug 3, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 8:00PM PDT
Online
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Mon Aug 10, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 8:00PM PDT
Online
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Mon Aug 17, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 8:00PM PDT
Online
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Mon Aug 24, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 8:00PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Mon Aug 31, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 8:00PM PDT
Online

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