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L'incidence des LBO sur la politique d'investissement et la gestion opérationnelle des firmes acquises:le cas français

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  • Philippe Desbrières

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  • Alain Schatt

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Cet article étudie dans quelle mesure la politique d'investissement ainsi que la gestion opérationnelle des firmes françaises reprises dans le cadre d'un leveraged buy-out (LBO) peuvent expliquer la dégradation de leur surperformance après l'opération. L'étude empirique porte sur 132 LBO réalisés en France de 1989 à 1994. Les résultats obtenus montrent qu'on ne peut expliquer la réduction anormale de la rentabilité économique de ces firmes par un effet mécanique imputable à des surinvestissements, ni par une dérive de la gestion de leurs actifs et passifs d'exploitation. En revanche, l'augmentation des frais de personnels ainsi que des consommations intermédiaires et/ou des réductions de prix de vente à caractère commercial anormales joueraient un rôle majeur.

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  • Philippe Desbrières & Alain Schatt, 2002. "L'incidence des LBO sur la politique d'investissement et la gestion opérationnelle des firmes acquises:le cas français," Working Papers CREGO 1021001, Université de Bourgogne - CREGO EA7317 Centre de recherches en gestion des organisations.
  • Handle: RePEc:dij:wpfarg:1021001
    Note: article à paraître dans Finance Contrôle Stratégie, vol.5, n°4, décembre 2002.
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    1. Anne Stévenot-Guéry & Loris Guéry, 2006. "L’influence des Capital Investisseurs sur la gestion des ressources humaines des entreprises financées:dimensions, enjeux et limites," Working Papers CREGO 1060502, Université de Bourgogne - CREGO EA7317 Centre de recherches en gestion des organisations.
    2. Anne-Laure Le Nadant & Frédéric Perdreau, 2006. "Financial Profile of Leveraged Buyout Targets: Some French Evidence," Post-Print halshs-00151826, HAL.
    3. Bénédicte Daudé, 2008. "Une approche éthique des fonds de LBO : un financement à effet de levier patrimonial ?," Revue d'Économie Financière, Programme National Persée, vol. 93(3), pages 167-178.

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    Leveraged management buy-out; performance; politique d'investissement; gestion opérationnelle;

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    • G31 - Financial Economics - - Corporate Finance and Governance - - - Capital Budgeting; Fixed Investment and Inventory Studies

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