|Baker, H. Kent|
The Art of Capital Restructuring
Creating Shareholder Value through Mergers and Acquisitions
Robert W. Kolb Series
1. Edition June 2011
2011. 590 Pages, Hardcover
- Practical Approach Book -
ISBN 978-0-470-56951-1 - John Wiley & Sons
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The most up-to-date guide on making the right capital restructuring moves
The Art of Capital Restructuring provides a fresh look at the current state of mergers, acquisitions, and corporate restructuring around the world. The dynamic nature of M&As requires an evolving understanding of the field, and this book considers several different forms of physical restructuring such as divestitures as well as financial restructuring, which refers to alterations in the capital structure of the firm.
The Art of Capital Restructuring not only explains the financial aspects of these transactions but also examines legal, regulatory, tax, ethical, social, and behavioral considerations. In addition to this timely information, coverage also includes discussion of basic concepts, motives, strategies, and techniques as well as their application to increasingly complex, real-world situations.
* Emphasizes best practices that lead to M&A success
* Contains important and relevant research studies based on recent developments in the field
* Comprised of contributed chapters from both experienced professionals and academics, offering a variety of perspectives and a rich interplay of ideas
Skillfully blending theory with practice, this book will put you in a better position to make the right decisions with regard to capital restructuring in today's dynamic business world.
From the contents
1 Mergers, Acquisitions, and Corporate Restructuring: An Overview (H. Kent Baker and Halil Kiymaz).
Part I Background.
2 Merger Waves (Jarrad Harford).
3 Takeover Regulation (Marina Martynova and Luc Renneboog).
4 Corporate Governance and M&As (Fei Xie).
5 Ethical and Social Issues in M&As (Robert W. McGee).
6 Theoretical Issues on Mergers, Acquisitions, and Divestitures (Abdul H. Rahman).
7 The Short-term and Long-term Performance of M&As (Shantanu Dutta and Samir Saadi).
Part II Valuation.
8 Standard Valuation Methods for M&As (Pablo Fernandez).
9 Real Options and Their Impact on M&As (Hemantha Herath and John S. Jahera Jr.).
10 The Law and Finance of Control Premiums and Minority Discounts (Helen Bowers).
11 Cross-Border Valuation Effects in Developed and Emerging Markets (Wenjie Chen).
Part III The M&A Deal Process.
12 Sources of Financing and Means of Payments in M&As (Marina Martynova and Luc Renneboog).
13 Cultural Due Diligence (Ronald F. Piccolo and Mary Bardes).
14 Negotiation Process, Bargaining Area, and Contingent Payments (William A. Grimm).
15 Merger Negotiations: Takeover Process, Selling Procedure, and Deal Initiation (Nihat Aktas and Eric De Bodt).
16 Postacquisition Planning and Integration (Olimpia Meglio and Arturo Capasso).
17 Organizational and Human Resource Issues in M&As (Siddhartha S. Brahma).
Part IV Takeovers and Behavioral Effects.
18 Takeover Strategies (Shailendra Shail Pandit).
19 Defensive Strategies in Takeovers (Christian Rauch and Mark Wahrenburg).
20 The Impact of Restructuring on Bondholders (Luc Renneboog and Peter G. Szilagyi).
21 Behavioral Effects in M&As (Jens Hagendorff).
Part V Recapitalization and Restructuring.
22 Financial Restructuring (Otgontsetseg Erhemjamts and Kartik Raman).
23 Going Private and Leveraged Buyouts (Onur Bayar).
24 International Takeovers and Restructuring (Rita Biswas).
Part VI Special Topics.
25 Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances: Alternatives to M&As (Tomas Mantecon and James A. Conover).
26 Fairness Opinions in M&As (Seven M. Davidoff, Anil K. Makhija, and Rajesh P. Narayanan).
27 How Initial Public Offerings Affect M&A Markets: The Dual Tracking Phenomenon (Roberto Ragozzino and Jeffrey J. Reuer).
28 The Diversification Discount (Seoungpil Ahn).
29 Partial Acquisitions: Motivation and Consequences on Firm Performance (Pengcheng Zhu and Shantanu Dutta).
Answers to End-of-Chapter Discussion Questions.