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Monthly Archives: October 2012

Regulatory Approvals in M&A Deals

Purchasers’ Contractual Covenants related to Regulatory Approvals

Posted in Private Transactions, Public M&A

Recent proposed mergers blocked by the Canadian government and other regulators, such as the Minister of Industry’s ruling against BHP Biliton’s proposed hostile take-over bid for Potash Corporation in November 2010, the recent CRTC decision to deny BCE’s friendly bid for Astral Media and the initial rejection by the Minister of Industry of the proposed… → Read More

Plugging (You Into) Even More Online M&A Resources

More Online Resources for Deal Makers – What you should know about (Part 2 of 2)

Posted in Contractual Matters, Private Equity, Private Transactions, Public M&A, Shareholders, Strategy

In our last post, we looked at six traditional resources and more sophisticated paid services that help bring us up to speed in the M&A world. In this post we will list some of the more contemporary deal commentary resources:     NY Times DealB%k: This blog delivers the latest news on mergers, acquisitions, venture… → Read More

Plugging (You Into) Online M&A Resources

Top 6 Online Resources for Deal Makers – What you should know about (Part 1 of 2)

Posted in Contractual Matters, Private Equity, Private Transactions, Public M&A, Shareholders, Strategy

Whether you’re a seasoned deal maker or just starting out, we all rely on various resources to stay apprised of the cutting edge developments in M&A. Given that the latest information is driven by online resources, we thought it would be appropriate to put together a list of our favourite resources that help keep us… → Read More