The firmís investment banking services include counseling in the areas of mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, private placements of debt and equity, valuations, corporate growth and turnarounds. The firmís principals apply a basic, Midwest work ethic to ensure the highest value service to our clients. We are happy to be accountable for results because the principals are actively involved in all of our engagements.
FCC works primarily with corporate clients interested in making strategic acquisitions. We will help management develop an appropriate acquisition target profile and then implement an organized search and screening of candidates to identify qualified targets. FCC also works with management groups who are seeking to acquire the businesses they operate.
We advise our clients on:
∑ The value of the target business;
∑ Preparation and distribution of a descriptive financing memorandum
∑ Business plan strategy;
∑ Negotiation of the purchase; and
∑ Financing negotiations.
FCC helps owners realize on their business investment by implementing an organized and thorough marketing campaign with limited time commitment from the owner and/or management. This includes:
Analysis of the value of the business;
Preparation of a descriptive offering memorandum;
Identification and confidential solicitation of likely acquirers; and
with prospective acquirers.
Debt and Equity Placements
FCC will assist clients in the private marketing of senior bank debt, subordinated debt and equity. We advise the client on the appropriate structure and terms of the debt or equity and prepare a confidential financing memorandum used to solicit the broad financing sources market.
FCC provides other consultation related to strategic planning and corporate growth, crisis management and valuations. We bring a broad base of business knowledge with the important perspective of an independent counselor.