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ME PoV Winter 2011 issue
Integrating distressed assets
Creating value from a mix of opportunity and risk
As the economy improves and M&A growth recovers, the move to purchase distressed assets (assets that are in default, under bankruptcy protection or heading toward such a condition) has become a significant vehicle for growth by acquirers. Transactions involving distressed assets tend to be significantly discounted and can represent the deal of a lifetime.