merger takeover joint vanture acquisition short notes term

Posted on 23-04-2016        By ADMIN

merger = two companies come together "permanently"for mutual gains or to reduce competition

acquisition = one company buys another company which may or may not be doingwell

takeover = same like "acquisition", but generally a company buysanother company which is not doing well or has gone bankrupt.

joint venture = two companies come together "temporarily" for mutualgains for a particular project/job. after the project/job is completed thejoint venture is dissolved.

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