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Companies in distress - Tax planning and accounting considerations (M&A snapshot)

6/10/15

Tax planning and accounting considerations for companies in bankrtupcy and those emerging from bankruptcy. Read more

Companies in distress - Tax planning and accounting considerations (M&A snapshot)

06/10/15

Tax planning and accounting considerations for companies in bankrtupcy and those emerging from bankruptcy.

Companies in distress - Emerging from bankruptcy (M&A snapshot)

04/28/15

This edition discusses preparing for fresh-start reporting, and accounting considerations when emerging from bankruptcy.

Companies in distress - Bankruptcy process and reporting consideration (M&A snapshot)

11/13/14

Overview of the bankruptcy process and key financial reporting considerations in bankruptcy.

Companies in distress - A successful turnaround requires decisive decision (M&A snapshot)

10/15/14

Signs your company might be in distress and actions it can take to turn the business around.

Cross-border acquisitions - Post-acquisition considerations (M&A snapshot)

06/08/14

In cross-border deals, buyers shouldn't underestimate aspects of a transaction that require attention post-acquisition.

Cross-border acquisitions - Accounting considerations relating to income taxes (M&A snapshot)

05/12/14

In cross-border deals, the acquisition of a foreign business can introduce complexities in accounting for income taxes.

Cross-border acquisitions - Navigating SEC reporting requirements (M&A snapshot)

04/07/14

This is the second in our series focused on navigating the waters of a cross-border acquisition. The series looks at various aspects along the deal continuum, including pre-acquisition due diligence and strategies, financial reporting requirements, tax implications, and post-acquisition considerations. This edition provides insights on SEC and other financial reporting requirements that may apply in a cross-border acquisition.

Cross-border acquisitions - Due diligence and pre-acquisition risk considerations (M&A snapshot)

03/06/14

This is the first in a series focused on navigating the waters of a cross-border acquisition. This edition focuses on the pre-acquisition phase, including how GAAP differences can impact valuation and how a company can manage the financial risk exposure that arises from a cross-border acquisition.

We’re acquiring a company with significant in-process research and development (IPR&D) activities. What's next? (M&A snapshot)

04/22/13

This edition of Mergers & acquisitions — a snapshot provides an overview of the accounting rules and a glimpse into some of the issues companies face in the accounting and valuation of acquired IPR&D.

Financial risk management considerations in an acquisition (M&A snapshot)

12/12/12

The acquisition of a business can have a significant impact on both the risk exposures and risk management strategies of the combined entity. In many cases, an acquirer’s financial risk exposure will increase as a result of the acquisition. However, there may be situations in which the acquiree’s operations reduce the acquirer’s current risk exposure. In any event, identifying potential changes in enterprise risks, creating an action plan to address them, and managing changes to risk management strategies post-acquisition are critical to developing short- and long-term solutions for integrating financial risk management considerations in an acquisition.