This post is by Scott Moeller from Intelligent Mergers
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Today (21 Feb 2014), The European Financial Review has published an excerpt from the Second Edition of Intelligent M&A: Navigating the Mergers and Acquisitions Minefield, which will be published in May 2014. This is from the introductory chapter and describes some of the more common deals seen recently in M&A. The article can be found here.
The book can already been seen on Amazon (http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/1118764234?adid=0EJAAYMKPEM0B5PAKCD2&camp=1406&creative=6394&creativeASIN=1118764234&linkCode=as1&tag=intellmerger-21) if you want to see more about it.