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Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)

Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) defined: Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) is a general term used to refer to the consolidation of companies. A merger is a combination of two companies to form a new company, while an acquisition is the purchase of one company by another in which no new company is formed.

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