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Merger and acquisitions

FinMin banking on CPSE acquisitions, buybacks to meet FY19 disinvestment target

The Finance Ministry is banking on merger and acquisitions among CPSEs and share buybacks by state-run companies to meet the Rs 80,000-crore disinvestment target for the current fiscal.

Oct 19, 2018, 13:19 PM IST

India Inc's M&A deal value jumps in June: Grant Thornton

Corporate India announced merger and acquisition deals worth USD 5.26 billion through 38 transactions in June, registering a three-fold increase in value terms, says a report.

Jul 29, 2015, 17:45 PM IST

New CCI norms increase 'uncertainty' about filing requirements

After gathering public comments, the Competition Commission of India (CCI) earlier this month amended the combination regulations as part of efforts to streamline merger control

Jul 13, 2015, 19:03 PM IST

Expect Cabinet approval on spectrum sharing by month-end: Secy

The Cabinet is likely to approve by month end the long-awaited guidelines on spectrum trading and sharing, that will pave way for merger and acquisitions in the telecom sector, a senior government official said today.

Jul 03, 2015, 20:55 PM IST

No FIPB nod required for M&As in sectors under automatic route

The government has said that FIPB's approval will not be required for merger and acquisitions in sectors where FDI is allowed under automatic route, a move aimed at further improving the ease of doing business in the country.

May 27, 2015, 16:31 PM IST

M&A deals value involving Indian firms touch $4.7 bn in Jul-Sept

According to EY, if that deal is excluded, the latest September quarter registered an increase of 71 per cent in deal value compared to the year-ago period.

Oct 26, 2014, 12:47 PM IST

'India-targeted M&As touch $21.7 billion'

India targeted merger and acquisition deals reached USD 21.7 billion in the first 9 months of this year, up 22.4 percent year-on-year, according to Mergermarket.

Oct 14, 2014, 16:01 PM IST

'EY tops in deal volume, Citi in value so far this year'

With closing 16 deals, EY has emerged as the busiest arranger in the merger and acquisitions space this year in the country, while Citi tops by value, according to data compiled by Mergermarket.

Oct 06, 2014, 20:03 PM IST

2012 to witness more M&A activities: Survey

Merger and acquisition (M&A) activities are likely to witness an increase this year and outbound deals will be the flavour of the season as overseas targets look attractive amid global economic uncertainties, says a survey.

Feb 19, 2012, 16:00 PM IST

Asia-Pacific tech M&A growth outpaces global average

Shrugging off tough market conditions, the Asia-Pacific region, including India, saw healthy M&A deal trends in the technology sector last year with volume as well as value surpassing the global averages, says a report.

Feb 16, 2012, 15:30 PM IST

IT, finance, real estate grab 52 % share in M&As: ASSOCHAM

Information technology, financial and realty sectors cornered nearly 52 percent share of the 68 merger and acquisitions (M&A) deals during June and July, according to the ASSOCHAM Financial Pulse study.

Aug 07, 2011, 20:58 PM IST

India Inc M&A deals touch $1.7 bn in April

Corporate India`s merger and acquisition deal activity stood at USD 1.74 billion in April taking the total M&A kitty so far this year to USD 21 billion.

May 05, 2010, 14:51 PM IST

TRAI to come out with consultation paper on M&A norms

Telecom regulator TRAI on Tuesday said
it will float a consultation paper on merger and acquisitions
in the sector by the next month, a move that could unleash the
second wave of consolidation in the sector.

Oct 13, 2009, 13:35 PM IST

Godrej Consumer earmarks up to Rs 1,000-cr for acquisitions

Godrej Consumer Products Ltd has earmarked up to Rs 1,000-crore for acquisitions in emerging markets like Asia, Africa and Latin America, a top company official said.

Aug 03, 2009, 18:06 PM IST