MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS
EXPERT ADVICE IN COMPLEX TRANSACTIONS
Merger & Acquisition advice is the core of Solomon Partners’ advisory services. Our bankers have unparalleled M&A track records in the sectors they cover, providing comprehensive strategic solutions, tailored to generate long-term shareholder value.
In addition to our core coverage sectors, we have dedicated M&A bankers specializing in complex public and private M&A, cross-border assignments and activist defense.
Solomon Partners’ merger & acquisition services include:
- Evaluating financial and strategic alternatives to maximize shareholder value
- Developing appropriate merger & acquisition strategies and criteria
- Executing on sales and strategic divestitures
- Providing expert valuation analyses
- Advising on strategy, structuring, timing and transaction negotiations
Serving as financial advisor to Panalgo on its sale to MMIT & Evaluate, a Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe and Hg portfolio company
Serving as financial advisor to CIBC on its proposed acquisition of the Costco Canada credit card portfolio from Capital One
Served as financial advisor to EDF on the Sale of its 49.99% Interest in CENG, a 4.0 GW nuclear portfolio located in PJM and NYISO, to Exelon for net proceeds of $885 million
Serving as financial advisor to I Squared Capital on its pending acquisition of KIO Networks
Serving as financial advisor to Hawaiki on its sale to BW Group
Serving as sole financial advisor to CreditNinja on its proposed acquisition of Liberty Bank
Served as financial advisor to Ares and Oaktree on the Sale of their 28% Combined Interest in Linden Cogeneration, a 972 MW Combined Cycle Cogeneration Facility in NYISO Zone J
Served as financial advisor to Foris on its sale to Alight Media
Served as financial advisor to Wyyerd on its growth equity raise from The Carlyle Group
Serving as financial advisor to Price Chopper / Market 32 on its merger with Tops Markets
Served as co-financial advisor to Red Lobster on its refinancing of existing credit facilities
Advised Investor Group on its Acquisition of Wilshire Associates
Served as sole financial advisor to PayBright on its sale to Affirm
Served as sole financial advisor to Mattress Firm on its amendment of its consumer financing partnership with Synchrony Financial
Advised Accel-KKR on its sale of TrueCommerce to Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe (WCAS)
Served as financial advisor to Vero Fiber Networks on its investment from Ariet Capital
Served as advisor to Mood Media on its sale to Vector Capital
Served as financial advisor to New Mountain Capital on its acquisition of Natrol from Aurobindo Pharma
Advised Capital Brands on its sale to De’Longhi S.p.A. for approximately $420 million
Served as financial advisor to Chico's on its $285mm Revolving Credit Facility and $15mm FILO
Served as financial advisor to US Wind on a strategic investment by Apollo in the premier US offshore wind developer
Solomon Partners advised Designer Brands Inc. on a new $400 million ABL and $250 million Senior Secured Term loan.
Solomon Partners is serving as financial advisor to Brooks Brothers on its Chapter 11 proceedings.
Served as financial advisor to Fairway Market on the sale of select stores and distribution center to Village Super Markets, Key Foods, Amazon and Bogopa
CROSS-BORDER M&A CAPABILITIES
As companies increasingly operate in a global landscape, acquisition activity beyond local borders is often contemplated as a means to grow market share and expand one’s customer base. Whether the goal is to pursue international acquisitions or raise capital in foreign markets, we are uniquely positioned to provide comprehensive strategic and financing solutions, and leverage a global network to yield optimal results.
Solomon Partners AND NATIXIS: SEAMLESS CROSS-BORDER M&A COORDINATION
As an independently operated affiliate of Natixis, part of Groupe BPCE and a top 20 global bank, we bring seamless coordination to all cross-border assignments – leveraging M&A expertise, financing capabilities and relationship networks in key locations worldwide and across industry sectors.
- 300+ M&A Professionals with Corporate & Investment Banking offices throughout the Americas, EMEA and Asia Pacific
- Top bankers in local geographic coverage areas who pair industry expertise with local knowledge, perspective and relationships
- Capital raising for acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, restructurings and recapitalizations
- Significant cross-border transaction experience complemented by multi-currency funding capabilities
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GLOBAL EXPERTISE FROM OUR NATIXIS PARTNERSHIP
Today, Solomon Partners is an independently-run affiliate of Natixis, part of Groupe BPCE, a top ten European and top 20 global bank. Our partnership provides our clients with global coverage across the Americas, EMEA and APAC.