understanding conglomerate mergers

Understanding the Ins and Outs of Conglomerate Mergers (and How to Simplify Them)

A conglomerate merger is a merger between companies that are involved in completely unrelated business activities. These mergers typically occur between companies within different but perhaps related industries or firms located in different geographical locations or that serve different customer groups.   There are two types of conglomerate mergers: pure and mixed. Pure conglomerate mergers…