mergers and acquisitions

Description

The process of joining together separate companies and relatively equal in size, and the purchase of a smaller company by a bigger one. The financial deals, the legal implications, and the consolidation of financial records and statements at the end of the fiscal year.

Alternative label

  • transferring ownership or combining businesses

  • acquisitions and mergers

  • transferring ownership or combining companies

Skill type

  • knowledge

Skill reusability level

  • cross-sector skills and competences

Essential skill/competence of

Optional skill/competence of

Status

released

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/skill/075c68d7-efe4-4466-be4a-9acc726504df