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Vol 22 No 3 March/April 2017

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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Company Acquisitions Handbook 10th ed isbn 9781847667434

Company Acquisitions Handbook 9th ed

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ISBN13: 9781847662637
New Edition ISBN: 9781847667434
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781845924577
Published: December 2008
Publisher: Bloomsbury Professional
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

Company Acquisitions Handbook 9th edition is an essential step-by-step guide to the acquisition process from some of the leading corporate strategy and corporate finance experts.

This hugely practical guide covers all aspects of the corporate acquisition process. From the strategic decision to make an acquisition, to planning and implementation, all the way through to post acquisition management.

Anybody involved in acquiring companies - legal advisers, chairmen, company secretaries, corporate executives, mergers and acquisitions professionals - will benefit from the easy to follow step-by-step instructions and a huge amount of legal knowledge.

Essential new content and coverage include:

  • The Comanies Act 2006
  • Expansion of EU Member States
  • The Takeover Directive and changes as result of the Takeover Panel's consultation paper on schemes of management
  • Replacement of PPC and waste management licensing by Environmental Permits
  • Changes of income and capital gains tax provisions following the finance act
  • Introduction of the new International Financial Reporting Standard on business combinations accounting for periods commencing on or after 1st January 2009
  • Case law developments in all the chapters
  • Developments in practice and institutional guidelines, and approach

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Company Law, Mergers and Acquisitions
Part I - Pre-acquisition
Chapter 1 Introduction
Chapter 2 Strategy
Part III - Conducting the transaction
Chapter 3 Tactics
Chapter 4 Accounting
Chapter 5 Defence tactics
Chapter 6 Employee share schemes
Chapter 7 Employment responsibilities and objectives
Chapter 8 Environmental responsibilities
Chapter 9 Legal aspects of acquisitions
Chapter 10 Pensions aspects of acquisitions
Chapter 11 Regulatory aspects of acquisitions
Chapter 12 Tax planning
Chapter 13 Corporation acquisitions involving real estate
Part III - Post-acquisitions
Chapter 14 Post acquisition management
Chapter 15 Private equity finance and buyouts
Chapter 16 Corporate rescue and insolvency ;