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In today`s global business era, the Merger and Acquisition strategy is the most favored agile for shaping up of declining or debt-ridden businesses under pressure of lenders. Yet, the growth trajectory of transactions under contemplation, such as- acquisition, disposition, merger, joint venture, restructuring etc. hinges on deal expertise for optimization of cash flows and tax obligations. Also, M&A deals are impacted by various internal and external factors governing transactions including the national and international state of laws and regulations etc.
The Companies Act, 2013, Introduction of NCLT and recent most The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 have brought paradigm changes to overhaul the existing framework for M&A transactions in India. However, there are key issues and challenges encountered on the way to accelerate M&A deals of the corporates in India which are of utmost need to be addressed on priority basis.   

With a view to make the Indian M&A ecosystem more conducive and robust, ASSOCHAM is organizing the 6th National Summit on Mergers and Acquisitions “Issues and Challenges under present Regulatory Framework” on Saturday, 15th  July, 2017 in New Delhi.

Key Discussion Topics

  • Companies Act, 2013 – a game changer for Mergers and Acquisitions
    • Legislative Changes
    • Regulatory Changes
    • Conceptual Changes
  • Role of NCLT in M&As, Transfer of Cases from High Courts to NCLT ( Transitional Provisions)
  • Fast Track Mergers
  • Cross Border Mergers
  • Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code,2016 and M&A Transactions (M&A as a tool for CIRP(Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process)
  • Role of SEBI and Stock Exchanges - recent legislative changes and decisions impacting M&As
  • Stamp Duty Implications in M&As and recent developments – Rulings of various High Courts
  • Recent Developments in Competition Law impacting M&A
  • Revised method of calculation of thresholds for Merger Control and extended target exemption to Mergers and Amalgamations
  • Funding & Financing of Mergers and Acquisitions
We are pleased to invite the active participation of professional individuals and organisations to join as speaker, sponsor and delegate in this highly significant summit.
ASSOCHAM solicits the active participation to make this important summit a grand success.

Registration Fees: 

  • Registration Fees: Rs. 5,000 per participant. (Limited seats are available only on first come first serve basis)