Sunday, August 4, 2019
OBQ 1353: Exchange value.
Acquisitions are often seen as Silver bullets that can help boost value by creating synergies, however more often than not they can also distract from core issues of business and destroy value because of tricky integration issues.
Here is one recent case of big ticket acquisition that involves a staggering sticker price where a well known & established company tries and acquire a fancy new entity to ensure that it stays relevant. Would it? Only time will tell.
Identify the logo of the company that got acquired.
Answer; Refinitiv holdings bought by London Stock Exchange