2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
    Sep 26, 2018  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FIN 5405 - Mergers and Acquisitions

The M&A course is a case-based course which will investigate the advantages and pitfalls of corporate transactions and the process followed for successful deals. There will be a team project of the student’s choice to research and report on a recent transaction. Students should have completed the required finance courses before taking this course. As a result of taking this course, the student will better understand how deals materialize and create value for the shareholders, better understand the process followed in completing the transaction, will have negotiated an actual deal in class, and will appreciate the fact that once a transaction is signed, the hard work of making it successful will have just begun.


Prerequisites: ACCT 4100  OR ACCT 4101  and FIN 4200 , OR


Anticipated Terms Offered: Varies