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MNCs, currency, mergers and acquistions

1.How can a merger or acquisition change the value of a firm? Why would a company pay more than market value to acquire another firm?

2.What factors cause currencies to differ in value from one another? How do currency fluctuations affect earnings of multinational corporations?

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While I cannot write an entire paper for you, this should give you a good basic starting point with many variables noted. Provide some examples where necessary.

1.How can a merger or acquisition change the value of a firm? Why would a company pay more than market value to acquire another firm? A merger or acquisition can change a firm in several ways and make them more viable in the marketplace. The products offered in the merger can add to an existing inventory in complementary ways. Adding new parts or additional accessories from a source that is inclusive, as happens with a merger or acquisition, can create consumer markets or confidence since the supply chain has expanded to include these necessary items. Companies, such as electronics, that can offer after market accessories and add-ons can gain market share by having these in inventory making them available as part of sales, target ...

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Brief discussions on the gains and reasons for mergers and acquistions. Also, currency fluctuations and values and the reasons for both.

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