shares would mean not needing to take on more debt that using cash would

Shares would mean not needing to take on more debt

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4. Compare the valuation analyses in Case Exhibits 6 and 7. Why are they different? Support and defend the validity of using each valuation method. 5. Discuss the conflicts of interest for the investment bank in an M&A transaction where the same firm that writes the fairness opinion in support of the deal stands to be paid a large fee if the transaction is completed. 6. Should investment bankers and companies spend their time appeasing politicians worried about the effects of possible mergers? Are politicians representing the interests ofthe American public when they question the merits of a deal? Also evaluate the role played by federal and international regulators. Is there any better solution to the complicated regulatory process?
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  • U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, investment banks, investment bank

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