Published : 2016-12-14

Mergers and acquisitions in Ukraine and worldwide: analysis of recent trends

Iryna G. Ianenkova



Marina Z. Solesvik



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In this paper, we analyse recent M&A peculiarities and trends in the world, in general, and in Ukraine, in particular. The main ones are a significant increase in the transactions number and value; concentration of mergers in highly monopolized industries; emergence of many firms seeking mergers and acquisitions because of their sharp market value decrease; and alliance formation for international M&A transactions. We have compared M&A processes in Ukraine and tendencies in the world. Based on the conducted analysis, in 2016-2017 we anticipate the preservation of interest in M&A in Ukraine in such sectors as agriculture, IT and energy.

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mergers & acquisitions, trends, shareholders, synergies



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Ianenkova, I. G. ., & Solesvik, M. Z. . (2016). Mergers and acquisitions in Ukraine and worldwide: analysis of recent trends. Forum Scientiae Oeconomia, 4(4), 39–52. Retrieved from https://ojs.wsb.edu.pl/index.php/fso/article/view/196

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