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Mergers and acquisitions: A consideration of the drivers and hurdles

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Mergers and acquisitions: A consideration of the drivers and hurdles

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ABSTRACT: Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) are increasingly being included by biopharmaceutical companies within earlier stage strategies as a means of accelerating technology development and thus quickening the path to shareholder value. These drivers are generally different from those of the larger established pharmaceutical companies that are more earnings focused...

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