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    Very short assignment has three parts or paragraphs. Please use brief headings to separate your post into the three sections.

    In the first section, identify an organization that has recently experienced acquisition, merger, or restructuring. Briefly describe the action (e.g., acquisition, merger, restructuring) including an evaluation of why it occurred and the outcome (e.g., is it working? Is it accomplishing what was expected?). This first section only needs to be one or two paragraphs.

    The second section of your post only needs to be one or two paragraphs.
    Evaluate some of the reasons that an organization might choose one option (merger or acquisition) over the other. Defend your reasons with research and provide appropriate examples.

    in the third section in 3 or 4 sentences summarize the one or two key points that you are making so that I can best understand.

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    The response addressed the query is posted in 677 words with references.

    //In order to be successful in the prevailing business environment, every business organization adopts various strategies. Mergers and Acquisitions is one of the strategies, which is very commonly adopted and would be further discussed with the help of an example of an organization that recently experienced merger or acquisition in detail.//
    Merger of WhatsApp Inc and Facebook Inc
    The merger involves merging of two or more firms through the purchase of a firm by another (Sherman, & Hart, 2006). In this regard, a very prominent example of organizations, which recently experienced merger are WhatsApp and Facebook. Both of these companies are US-based and offer applications for smartphones, which helps the consumers to communicate through sending text messages, photos, videos and voice messages (European Commission, 2015).
    There are several reasons for the occurrence of this merger such as the growth rate of Facebook was stagnating due to slow traction of growth rate in the developing countries such as India and Latin America. In order to overcome this problem, merging ...

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    The response addressed the query about acquisitions or mergers is posted in 677 words with references.