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Title: Conglomerate diversification through cross-continent acquisition: Vedanta weds Cairn India
Authors: Nangia V.K.
Agarawal R.
Sharma V.
Reddy K.S.
Published in: Emerald Emerging Markets Case Studies
Abstract: Subject area: corporate policy and strategy – mergers and acquisitions. Study level/applicability: Post graduation (MBA and other management degrees). It includes courses on Strategic Management, Business Environment and International Business. Case overview: Markets are becoming highly connective, accessible and communicative and reaching maturity at a very high phase. Acquisition is a choice to enhance the emerging and diversified markets. This case paper presents insights on Vedanta – Cairn India cross-border acquisition deal in Indian oil and exploration industry. This case synchronizes the gap between strategic planning and outcome of actions. The study exclusively evidences the reaction of stocks of all attached parties against acquisition announcement and compares with market performance. Expected learning outcomes: Strategic mapping of business negotiations, while in-organic choices, further the impact of economic, political, legal and regulatory factors on cross-border mergers and acquisitions (M&A), deliberate deal financing mechanism and leadership diplomacy. It proposes from the viewpoint of corporate in-organic alternatives and to strengthen the upcoming research field of strategy & policy. Supplementary materials: Global M&A market, shareholding pattern, income statement and balance sheet of Cairn India Ltd, financial figures of Vedanta Resources, tabular data on stock and index performance, deal structure and teaching note. © 2011, Emerald Group Publishing Limited.
Citation: Emerald Emerging Markets Case Studies (2011), 1(1): 1-15
URI: https://doi.org/10.1108/20450621111127430
http://repository.iitr.ac.in/handle/123456789/9285
Issue Date: 2011
Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing Ltd.
Keywords: Acquisitions and mergers
Diversification
International marketing
Oil industry
ISSN: 20450621
Author Scopus IDs: 57197373384
57209499374
57194535109
55601633800
Author Affiliations: Nangia, V.K., The Department of Management Studies, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, Roorkee, India
Agarawal, R., The Department of Management Studies, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, Roorkee, India
Sharma, V., The Department of Management Studies, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, Roorkee, India
Reddy, K.S., The Department of Management Studies, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, Roorkee, India
Corresponding Author: Nangia, V.K.; The Department of Management Studies, Indian Institute of Technology RoorkeeIndia
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