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  • Service: Advisory, Transactions & Restructuring, Restructuring Services
  • Date: 8/7/2014

M&A Spotlight August 2014: Understanding the Activist Investor Can Improve M&A 

Activist activity has grown in the last several years and M&A appears to be an increasingly appealing area of interest for activist investors. In the context of M&A, the most effective way to discourage interference from activists is for both acquirers and targets to thoroughly understand their companies, their markets, and their strategic options. This includes knowing their vulnerabilities and strengths. By instituting actions that create higher profits and more value for all shareholders, they can both discourage activist interest and improve results.
Read our August M&A spotlight to learn more.
 

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 Chad Seiler
Technology, Media, Telecommunications, Leader Transactions and Restructuring

cseiler@kpmg.com

408-367-7603