The Impacts of COVID-19 on Lower Middle Market M&A Deals

The Changing Structure of LMM Deals

It has been a historically chaotic year. Global health and social concerns are at the forefront in all of our thinking, as well as the resulting economic uncertainty. So how will all of this impact […]

Available Now – 1H 2020 Industry Reports

Industry Reports Explore Recent M&A Activity and Key Trends

SDR’s Industry Reports for 1H 2020 span several economic sectors including consumer products, food & agriculture, manufacturing & distribution, business services, healthcare and technology.

In creating each report below, we compiled detailed M&A and investment […]

The Reality of Good Businesses

“Good decisions come from experience, and experience comes from bad decisions.” – Unknown

One of the benefits of entering a fifth decade of business is the ability to look back. The concept of a “New Normal” or “It’s different this time” rarely holds […]

Available Now – 2H 2019 Industry Reports

Industry Reports Explore Recent M&A Activity and Key Trends

SDR’s Industry Reports for 2H 2019 span several economic sectors including consumer products, food & agriculture, manufacturing & distribution, business services, healthcare and technology.

In creating each report below, we compiled detailed M&A and investment […]

Year in Review – 2019

2019 was a great year for our clients! The Year in Review Report highlights our client success, trending deal sectors and firm awards/recognition. […]

Axial Recognizes SDR Ventures As Top 20 Lower Middle Market Investment Bank For Third Consecutive Quarter

The SDR Team is pleased to announce that SDR has been recognized as the #9 investment bank in Axial’s Top 20 Lower Middle Market Investment Banks in Q3. The winners are based on Axial’s league tables, which take into […]

A Lifetime of Work Deserves More Than a Sales Pitch

Why SDR Doesn’t Participate in the Competitive Bid “Bake Off”

When business owners are ready to sell, it’s not unusual to see an “RFP,” request for proposal. Prospective sellers announce they are looking for an investment banking firm to help. Come […]

Available Now – 1H 2019 Industry Reports

Industry Reports Explore Recent M&A Activity and Key Trends

The SDR team is pleased to announce the release of its Industry Reports for 1H 2019. These reports span several economic sectors including consumer products, food & agriculture, manufacturing & distribution, business services, healthcare […]

Mega Investment Banks Hunting Mid-Market Deals. Ask Yourself Why.

The phone rings. A big investment banking firm – a firm you’ve seen in the news – is on the line. They’re interested in managing the sale of your lower middle market business. It’s flattering. But why is a firm known for […]

Out Now – 4Q 2018 Industry Reports

Industry Reports Explore Recent M&A Activity and Key Trends

The SDR team is pleased to release its 4Q 2018 Industry Reports. These reports span several economic sectors including consumer products, food & agriculture, manufacturing & distribution, business services, healthcare and technology.

In creating each […]

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