M&A and Corporate Restructuring
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The increase in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) as well as corporate restructuring activities is a sign of any maturing financial market. India is emerging as one of the hottest markets for M&A with the country recording close to 4,000 M&A transactions worth $220 billion since 2005. So not a single day passes without investment bankers and corporate M&A executives negotiating M&A transactions – bringing together companies whose synergies and core competences may make them formidable forces.

However, the real-world change of control is extremely complicated and is intricate in nature. Because they involve outright acquisitions, or breaking up of companies through spin offs and carve-outs. In brief, the role M&A plays on today’s corporate landscape is all about whether such activities ‘make sense’ for the companies concerned and whether the finer practices of investment banking, research & consulting, strategic planning and financing decisions will help organisations achieve their goals. 

The two-day workshop on Mergers & Acquisitions and Corporate Restructuring will enable participants to gain a clear insight into the corporate landscape and an insider’s view of the procedures and the strategic nuances that rule the world of corporate finance. Finally, the extensive discussions will help them comprehend the key challenges involved and the practical resolutions for the same.

Why Should You Attend

This course enriches the participants with all strategic, legal, accounting, taxation, funding and valuation concepts, and issues relating to Mergers & Acquisition and Corporate restructuring in the Indian and global context.

By attending this programme, you will gain:

    •    Understanding of the global capital market as the driver of corporate restructuring activity.
    •    Appreciation for the importance of financing structure on company value, as well as share   price.
    •    Ability to identify and assess the sources of value creation in a restructuring event.
    •    Awareness of the primary hurdles to restructuring in distress and methods/techniques to address these hurdles.

Who Should Attend?

This Workshop has been designed for professionals involved in acquisitions or strategic alliances – be it strategic planning, appraisal, negotiation or valuation. Participants will include Investment Bankers, Accountants, Consultants, Law Firms, Venture Capitalists, Head of M&A, Head of Corporate Development, Head of Legal/General Counsel, CXO's, MD's and Business Owners.

DAY 1 – 19th AUGUST 2011

Concepts, Strategies and Tactics

Session 1

  • Corporate Restructuring

  • Forms of Corporate Restructuring

  • Mergers and Acquisition as a Growth Strategy

Session 2

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Motives and Synergies

  • Takeover and Defence Tactics

  • Intents of Target Companies

Legal Aspects

Session 1

  • Brief introduction and the current M&A/FDI climate

  • Legal Provisions applicable to Corporate Restructurings

  • Types of Restructuring

  • Companies Act: Section 293 Section 391-394

  • Takeover Code

  • Insider Trading – Practical Issues

  • Competition Act, 2002

  • SEBI (Delisting of Equity Shares) Regulations, 2009

  • Considerations for a listed company

Session 2

  • Asset Transfers

  • Spin offs or slump sales

  • Court Based Restructurings

  • Merger & Demerger

  • Slump Sale via court scheme

 

DAY 2 – 20th AUGUST 2011

Accounting and Taxation Aspects

Session 1

  • Accounting for Amalgamations & Demergers

    • Accounting for Amalgamations

    • Accounting Standards 14 –

      • Overview of IFRS

      • Comparison between IFRS and Indian GAAP

 

Session 2

  • Tax Aspects of Amalgamations & Demergers

    • Implications in terms of Capital gains Tax

    • Certain Vexatious Tax Issues Relating to M&A

Funding & Valuation

Session 1

  • Funding of Acquisitions

    • Sources of Funds

Session 2

  • Leveraged Buyout & Going Private

Session 3

  • Valuation of Target Companies

    • Dividend Discount Models

Anil Talreja Anil Talreja Partner, Deloitte Haskins & Sells
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Dhanraj Bhagat Dhanraj Bhagat Partner, Specialist Advisory Services, Grant Thornton
 
Ganesh Prasad Ganesh Prasad Partner, Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A Shroff & Co
 
Khazat A. Kotwal Khazat A. Kotwal AERS Partner – Global IFRS & Offering Services, Deloitte
 
Neeraj Garg Neeraj Garg Principal, Deals - Valuation, PriceWaterhouseCoopers Private Limited
 
Rajesh Vig Rajesh Vig Executive Director, PricewaterhouseCoopers Pvt. Ltd.
 
Raja Lahiri Raja Lahiri Partner, Transaction Advisory Services, Grant Thornton
 

Aug 19th-20th
Intercontinental Marine Drive,
Mumbai

Email: 
training@vccircle.com

In case of queries, please email us at training@vccircle.com


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Businessworld

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Businessworld is part of the ABP group, one of India's largest media houses, and the biggest media house in the East.

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STATIONERY PARTNER

Indostar

Indostar Capital Finance Private Limited (‘Indostar Capital’) is a Non banking finance company (NBFC) promoted by Global PE firms such as Goldman Sachs, Ashmore, Baer Capital and Everstone Capital. It’s registered with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) as non deposit taking systematically important NBFC(SI). Indostar capital finance has started its operations in April 2011 with an initial capital infusion of $ 200Mn. ICF is a professionally run company with an experienced management team, who have proven capabilities operating under robust corporate governance guidelines.

The product offerings are as under:  Acquisition financing, Promoter financing, Operating company funding, Capital Market Financing and Loan against property.

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