The Effect of Merger on Performance: Evidence from the UAE

Fernandez, M and Kumar, R (2015) The Effect of Merger on Performance: Evidence from the UAE. Ethiopian Journal of Business and Economics (The), 4 (1). p. 83. ISSN 2311-9772

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This study analyses the largest banking merger in the Middle East: Emirates Bank International merged with National Bank of Dubai to form the Emirates NBD. The study examines the effect of the merger on the wealth of shareholders and on the operating performance of Emirates NBD. The result shows that during the year surrounding the post-merger period, stock prices increased thereby enhancing the shareholders wealth and the operating performances also improved after the merger.

Affiliation: Skyline University College
SUC Author(s): Fernandez, M ORCID:
All Author(s): Fernandez, M and Kumar, R
Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: merger, stock price, operating profit
Subjects: A Business and Management > AB Business and Management
Divisions: Skyline University College > School of Business
Depositing User: Mr SUC Library
Date Deposited: 10 Jun 2022 11:03
Last Modified: 10 Jun 2022 11:03
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