Roy Behren and Mike Shannon, professional merger arbitrage investors, make money by placing on bets on how likely it is that a deal will get completed in a ``predictable manner.'' They say retail investors can profit from their decisions through the Merger Fund, a publicly traded mutual fund they run through Westchester Capital Management. Plus, Behren and Shannon give Deal of the Week host Alex Sherman opinions how to reap gains from Yahoo's sale process, the merger of Dupont and Dow Chemical's and Bayer's pursuit of Monsanto.

SoundCloud: 29: Even You Can Profit from Merger Arbitrage! by Bloomberg

 

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