What is a post-closing organization?

  • What is a post-closing organization? What are some of the reasons an acquirer may choose a particular form of post-closing organization?
  • What is an acquisition vehicle? What are some of the reasons an acquirer may choose a particular form of acquisition vehicle?
  • What is a reverse triangular merger? Under what circumstances would a buyer wish to use this type of reorganization?
  • What is a Type A reorganization? When does it make sense for a buyer to use a Type A reorganization? Fully explain your response.
  • Explain how tax considerations affect the deal structuring process? From seller’s perspective? From buyer’s perspective?
  • What potential conflicts might arise between management and shareholders in a management buyout?
  • What is the difference between a management buyout and a leveraged buyout?
  • Define the financial concept of leverage. Describe how leverage may work to the advantage of the LBO equity investor? How might it work against them?