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 […]
We’re often struck by how little – even experienced business owners – understand about the role of investment bankers. Then it occurs to us, even some in our field may misunderstand our role.
One thing we’re certain of, when a business owner comes […]
I spend a lot of time in the office, in meetings, and online, always looking for more information and insights to help our team serve our clients’ interests. It’s important to stay ahead of the next disruption and understand the ever-changing economic […]
SDR’s Spring/Summer 2019 Produce Report explores these trends and includes a performance analysis of produce-related public companies and a data-driven analysis of private and public company M&A transactions, deal multiples and private placement activity over the past several years.
The full report is […]
SDR Ventures, a nationally recognized investment banking firm serving privately held businesses, has been named the #7 investment bank in Axial’s Top 20 Lower Middle Market Investment Banks in Q1. The winners are based on Axial’s league tables, which take into account […]
M&A Insights: Earthbound and Bolthouse Farms Transactions
On April 11th, Danone and Taylor Farms announced separately that Taylor Farms had successfully completed the acquisition of Danone’s Earthbound Farms for an undisclosed amount. Also in early April, Campbell’s announced it had reached […]
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 […]