A Primer on Middle Market Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)

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The phrase “Mergers and Acquisitions” (“M&A”) is most often associated with large deals of the type prominently highlighted in financial publications and featured in general media outlets. However, for every high profile M&A transaction involving well-known, publicly-traded companies, there are dozens of lower profile transactions in the middle-market involving privately-held companies across a broad spectrum […]

The Value of Private Equity Relationships in Tough Times

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In the private equity marketplace, the market needs to be healthy for the whole investing continuum – from seed and early stage to venture to growth to mezzanine to buyout firms. Fortunately, Ironwood Capital and the lower middle market private equity industry weathered the global downturn in good shape. In fact, private equity firms provided business expansion […]