02 Feb 2017
budget-2017-impact-mergers-and-acquisitions

The finance minister has announced his government’s intention to go ahead with Intention to abolish Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) Consolidation various Oil & Gas manufacturing and distribution public sector companies. To list various central, state and railway PSUs. To make joint venture in real estate project easier by matching/delaying capital gain tax payment till […]

12 Dec 2016
siemens-group-restructuring-delisting

Siemens Limited (Siemens) in the last couple of years done many restructuring with its group entities. It includes multiple mergers of its WoS and slump sale of its businesses to WoS. It is pertinent to note that delisting of the company requires compliance of various SEBI regulations including delisting guidelines (which provides for price discovery […]

12 May 2015

In the largest bulk deal on Dalal Street, Japanese pharmaceuticals giant Daiichi Sankyo sold its entire stake in Sun Pharmaceutical Industries for $3.2 billion (about Rs 20,000 crore). The price of share came down to Rs.951 from Rs.1,044. Sun Pharma’s acquisition of Ranbaxy Daiichi was holding 63.41% stake in Ranbaxy. On April 6, 2014, Sun […]

15 Feb 2014

Mergers and acquisitions are a fact of life in today’s highly competitive global business environment. As the jostle for market share continues to drive business into Merger and Acquisitions there has been many failures and successes of the same measure. Some mergers are so successful,  that one cannot remember a time when the two companies […]