Proceedings of the 2022 7th International Conference on Financial Innovation and Economic Development (ICFIED 2022)

Case Analysis: The Acquisition of Alibaba and Yahoo China

Authors
Meiyao He1, *, Yu Ji1, Xingkai Zhu1
1University College London (UCL), London, WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
1MANAGEMENT DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE OF SINGAPORE(MDIS), Singapore, 501 Stirling Road, MDIS. Singapore 148951.jiyu1029@163.com
1Nanwai King’s College School, Wuxi,1652006976@qq.com
*Corresponding author. Email: meiyaoH04KK@outlook.com
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Meiyao He
Available Online 26 March 2022.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/aebmr.k.220307.222How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Mergers and Acquisitions; Alibaba; Yahoo; Analyzing
Abstract

As every business grows rapidly, company faces significant capital operations many times. For companies, these are often important deals and key moments to realize the value and create value for the future. M&A is an opportunity for the enterprise open-source industry. Expanding g markets, acquiring competitors and acquiring new technology through acquisitions are some of the ways deals can be done. By analyzing the case of Alibaba’s acquisition of Yahoo, this paper discusses the background, reasons, results and impact of the acquisition, and draws the following conclusions. Through mergers and acquisitions, the company can improve its market share, enhance its strategic position in the industry and enhance its competitiveness. The company can obtain advanced production technology, management experience, management network, professional talents and other resources. At the same time, there are a lot of risks in mergers and acquisitions.

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the 2022 7th International Conference on Financial Innovation and Economic Development (ICFIED 2022)
Series
Advances in Economics, Business and Management Research
Publication Date
26 March 2022
ISBN
978-94-6239-554-1
ISSN
2352-5428
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/aebmr.k.220307.222How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2022 The Authors. Published by Atlantis Press International B.V.
Open Access
This is an open access article under the CC BY-NC license.

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