Mergers & acquisitions

Mergers and acquisitions


Momentum Builds: US Deal Insights year end 2014
What entertainment, media & communications companies should consider when acquiring tech targets

With cable, telecom and wireless providers descending upon a converged marketplace for voice, video and data services, most communications executives are scouting opportunities for growth through consolidation as the industry heads toward fewer, but stronger companies.

Industry partnerships, joint ventures, divestitures, mergers and acquisitions all require what PwC provides: in-depth analysis, careful evaluation and a thorough understanding of valuation methods, business models and regulatory implications. Our areas of expertise:

  • Identifying acquisition targets or buyers and making introductions
  • Assisting with financing
  • Keeping shareholders apprised of proceedings
  • Providing detailed due diligence (financial, tax, pensions/human resources, treasury, IT)
  • Advising companies on how to optimize structures to realize a smooth transition and improved financial performance