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The Investors Roundtable #23: Why M&A Deals Succeed and Fail Historically and in 2020

January 15, 2021

For this episode of The Investors Roundtable (#23), we cover Mergers and Acquisitions. A couple big deals were announced/finalized this week in large cap space - Salesforce buying Slack, Uber finalized purchase of Postmates, and our panel discusses M&A in general, what makes good and bad deals, why some deals succeed while others don't work out, our opinion on some of the best deals of the last 20 years, as well as focus on strategies around: Revenue, Technology, People, Customers, Location, Distribution; avoid pressure to act, no falling into the "hot money" trap. Please enjoy!

***ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED ON December 4, 2020 on the SNN Network YouTube Channel***

Joining us today was:

Adrian Day, Adrian Day Asset Management

Website: http://www.adriandayassetmanagement.com/

Steven Kiel, Willow Oak Asset Management / Arquitos Capital

Twitter: https://twitter.com/Steven_Kiel

Website: https://www.arquitos.com/

Kevin Shea, Full-time Private Investor/MicroCapClub Contributor

Twitter: https://twitter.com/thegoodprick