Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) is the area of corporate finances, management and strategy dealing with purchasing and/or joining with other companies. As the companies involved are typically of similar size and stature, the term "merger of equals" is sometimes used.
Advantages of Mergers and Acquisition
For helping a business firm makes its presence significant in a new market.
Helps a business organization to avail some administrative benefits from another significant player in the market
Helps a business firm in its process of introducing new products in the market along with its R&D and market analysis needs