It is not always easy to recognize merger opportunities and
maintain the financial dexterity to make acquisitions. vFinance Investments was created precisely for
this purpose - to help you navigate turbulent waters and take advantage of emerging New Economy
We provide a full range of financial advisory services related to mergers and acquisitions,
divestitures, leveraged buyouts and restructurings, including valuation, assessment of strategic
direction to maximize shareholder value, financing strategy, transaction development and negotiations.
The Firm's principals have extensive experience in all aspects of acquiring, selling and restructuring
companies, including companies which they have directed or founded. The Firm's extensive relationships
allow it to identify and contact the most appropriate industry or financial partners and to initiate,
structure and negotiate a transaction.
An Experienced Team
Our investment banking team has the requisite experience and skills needed to fully complete any
assignment. Our senior executives have negotiated, structured or financed numerous merger and sale
assignments in a variety of industries. At vFinance Investments, all phases of the transaction are
carefully analyzed and structured to ensure that a business combination is successful. This analysis
includes but is not limited to:
- Assessing potential M&A candidates
- Efficiently financing the transaction
- Constructing the transaction to reap the most favorable tax benefits
- Configuring the best capitalization structure for the company growth
vFinance Investments provides fairness opinions of prospective transactions involving public and private
companies in connection with mergers, acquisitions, sale or divestitures of subsidiaries, or divisions.
Sales & Divestitures
We provide exclusive representation to public and private companies regarding
the sale of their businesses or of divisions within their current corporate
structure. We advise clients during all phases of the sale process including:
Assisting in the design of selling strategies that provide the most favorable
value to our clients and identifying the appropriate buyers to ensure
the transaction is successfully completed.
For more information, please contact:
Jonathan C. Rich
Executive Vice President - Investment Banking