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Financial Planning For Mergers and Acquisitions (ACCT-444-0)
1.00 Credit
TCE BidStats

Description:

This course counts toward the following majors: Accounting.

Many companies are able to identify potential merger partners where combinations can result in significant synergies or value creation. But less than half are able to execute the merger to claim the value created. This course provides the technical knowledge necessary to identify targets as well as prepare business and law practitioners for their future collaborations in the mergers and acquisitions field. The course is offered jointly by the Kellogg School of Management and Northwestern's Law School and is primarily targeted for those interested in planning, analyzing, executing or facilitating corporate acquisitions. Topics include economics of mergers and acquisitions, securities law and anti-trust regulation, financial reporting issues, tax implications, and economic and legal considerations.

Prerequisites:
All Students: ( FINC-430-0 OR FINC-440-0 ) AND ( DECS-434-0 OR DECS-437-0 OR DECS-445-0 OR DECS-439-B OR DECS-431-0 )

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Academic Year Term   Course ID Title Sec ID   Credits Syl Instructor Times Campus Location Mand 1st Exam
2013-2014 Fall 2013 ACCT-444-0 Financial Planning For Mergers and Acquisitions 61 1 Lys, Thomas Mon/Thu 01:30 PM - 03:00 PM Evanston Jacobs (G42) N
2013-2014 Fall 2013 ACCT-444-0 Financial Planning For Mergers and Acquisitions 81 1 Lys, Thomas Mon 06:30 PM - 09:30 PM Evanston Jacobs (G05) N