Definition

Merger

Merger means two organizations combine resources and become one to achieve economies of scale.


Merger is the agreement in which two or more firms combine to form one company.


Merger occurs when two or more companies become a single enterprise: the controlling corporation retains its identity and absorbs the others.

There are three different kinds of mergers: A horizontal merger, A vertical merger, and a conglomerate merger.

Webster Dictionary Meaning

1. Merger
- One who, or that which, merges.
- An absorption of one estate, or one contract, in another, or of a minor offense in a greater.
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