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BFIN 457 - Financial Institutions and Markets: Financial and SEC Filings

Mergers & Deals

Mergerstat & Corpfin Help

Mergerstat and Corpfin on LexisNexis can be difficult to use. Try these types to narrow search results.

To search for specific types of deal, enter DEAL(type-of-deal) and search or try with the Advanced search.

  1. Advanced Options
  2. Select a Segment
  3. Deal

  In the parens, use one of these Deal Types for Mergerstat:

  • Acquisition
  • Acquisition by Employee Group
  • Acquisition ESOP
  • Acquisition Management Buyout
  • Acquisition Tender Offer
  • Acquisition Tender Offer Going Private
  • Divestiture
  • Divestiture Minority Interest
  • Divestiture Minority Interest ESOP
  • Divestiture Unit ESOP
  • Division Outside Investment
  • Divestiture Unit Management
  • Divestiture Unit Management Minority Interest
  • Divestiture Unit Minority ESOP
  • Outside Divestiture of Minority Interest
  • Outside Divestiture of Minority Interest via a Tender Offer
  • Majority Sale of a Division/Unit to a Management Group
  • Merger Going Private
  • Minority Sale of a Division/Unit to a Management Group
  • Minority Sale to a Management Group
  • Private
  • Tender Offer by a Management Group
  • Tender Offer of a Minority Interest
  • Unit Minority

Use these for Corpfin (also consider adding AND COUNTRY(usa) and/or AND EXCHANGE(nasdaq) or AND EXCHANGE(new york):

  • Acquisition
  • Acquisition - Tender Offer
  • Demerger
  • Development Capital
  • Divestment
  • Employee Buy-In
  • Employee Buy-Out
  • Exit
  • Exit (Partial)
  • Flotation  
  • Insolvency
  • Investor Buy-In
  • Investor Buy-Out
  • Investor Buy-Out - Tender Offer       
  • Leveraged Buy-Out
  • Management Buy-In
  • Management Buy-In/Buy-Out
  • Management Buy-Out
  • Merger
  • Minority Stake
  • Minority Stake - Tender Offer
  • Public To Private
  • Reconstruction/Refinancing
  • Reverse Takeover
  • Rights Issue/Other Issue
  • Secondary Buy-Out
  • Share Buy-Back
  • Startup

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