Course Detail(BF003i : Mergers and Acquisitions)

UTAP Funding

BF003i : Mergers and Acquisitions

1.50 CPE Hours (Others)
Online

This is an e-learning programme and also a module from the ISCA Professional Business Accountant (PBA) Programme.
 
Upon successful registration and payment, you will be notified via email within 10-15 mins on your enrolment confirmation with user instructions to access this programme.
 
Please complete all topics and sub-topics within the E-Learning courseware.
(The programme and assessment is valid for 6 months from the date of purchase)


Programme Objective

This module provides an overview of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activities. It covers the strategic rationales for companies to undertake M&A, the M&A process and the key issues and considerations that arise during the execution of M&A.


At the end of this module, you will be able to:

  1. Understand the reasons why companies undertake M&A and how M&A can fit into a company’s strategic objectives.
  2. Describe a typical M&A process and understand the key objectives of each stage.
  3. Understand the objectives of due diligence in the M&A process.
  4. Understand common valuation techniques and how due diligence findings can impact valuation.

Programme Outline

 

  • Introduction to Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)
    • Describe the types of M&A transactions
  • Business Strategy and M&A
    • Why companies undertake M&A
    • How M&A fits a company’s strategic objectives
  • The M&A Process
    • Describe a typical M&A process
    • Understand the key objectives of each stage
  • Conducting due diligence
    • Due diligence findings
  • Valuation
    • Common valuation techniques
    • How due diligence findings can impact valuation


Training Methodology

E-Learning (24/7) with videos and MCQ Assessment

Intended For

Finance professionals in the initial years of the accountancy and finance career and those who are interested to learn more on mergers and acquisitions.

Competency Mapping

Others = 1.50 Hours

Schedule & Fees

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 96.30
For Non-Members: $ 128.40

Programme Facilitator(s)

Online Instruction

Testimonial

Funding

1] NTUC Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme) is an individual skills upgrading account for NTUC members.

NTUC members enjoy 50% *unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP. NTUC members aged 40 and above can enjoy higher funding support up to $500 per individual each year, capped at 50% of unfunded course fees, for courses attended between 1 July 2020 to 31 December 2022. *This excludes miscellaneous fees such as GST and registration fee etc.
 
To find out more on the UTAP support validity period please click here.
 
As UTAP is given on calendar year basis, and calculated based on year of training taken, it cannot be accumulated.

  • Maintained paid-up NTUC membership before course, throughout course duration and at the point of claim and;
  • Course by training provider must be supported under UTAP and training must commence within the supported period and;
  • Unfunded course fee must not be fully sponsored by company or other types of funding
  • Unfunded course fee must be S$20.00 and above, and;
  • Member must achieve a minimum of 75% attendance for each application and sat for all prescribed examination(s), if any and;
  • UTAP application must be made within 6 months after course ends.

To submit for UTAP claims, please visit http://skillsupgrade.ntuc.org.sg/. Terms and conditions apply.
Should you have queries on the funding scheme, you can email to UTAP@e2i.com.sg or call NTUC Membership Hotline at 6213-8008

Programme Facilitator(s)


This is an e-learning course.

This is an e-learning programme and also a module from the ISCA Professional Business Accountant (PBA) Programme.
 
Upon successful registration and payment, you will be notified via email within 10-15 mins on your enrolment confirmation with user instructions to access this programme.
 
Please complete all topics and sub-topics within the E-Learning courseware.
(The programme and assessment is valid for 6 months from the date of purchase)


Programme Objective

This module provides an overview of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activities. It covers the strategic rationales for companies to undertake M&A, the M&A process and the key issues and considerations that arise during the execution of M&A.


At the end of this module, you will be able to:

  1. Understand the reasons why companies undertake M&A and how M&A can fit into a company’s strategic objectives.
  2. Describe a typical M&A process and understand the key objectives of each stage.
  3. Understand the objectives of due diligence in the M&A process.
  4. Understand common valuation techniques and how due diligence findings can impact valuation.

Programme Outline

 

  • Introduction to Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)
    • Describe the types of M&A transactions
  • Business Strategy and M&A
    • Why companies undertake M&A
    • How M&A fits a company’s strategic objectives
  • The M&A Process
    • Describe a typical M&A process
    • Understand the key objectives of each stage
  • Conducting due diligence
    • Due diligence findings
  • Valuation
    • Common valuation techniques
    • How due diligence findings can impact valuation


Training Methodology

E-Learning (24/7) with videos and MCQ Assessment

Intended For

Finance professionals in the initial years of the accountancy and finance career and those who are interested to learn more on mergers and acquisitions.

Competency Mapping

Others = 1.50 Hours

Programme Facilitator(s)

This is an e-learning course.

Upcoming Schedule

Fee (inclusive of GST)

For Members: $ 96.30
For Non-Members: $ 128.40

Programme Facilitator(s)

Online Instruction