How Shifting Focus To Middle-Level Markets Has Enabled Madison Street Capital To Grow In The Financial Services Industry

The Madison Street Capital LLC is a prestigious investment banking firm that focuses on the emerging and middle markets. The firm has 12 years of experience in the investment, and financial services industry. The company has extensive expertise in services that include mergers and acquisitions services, business valuation, corporate tax planning, and business valuation services. It is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois with global offices in Africa, Asia, and North America.

 

The firm is dedicated to delivering financial advisory services. Madison Street Capital caters to privately and publicly owned businesses with excellence, professionalism, and top class service. This has built the Madison Street Capital reputation and prompted it’s recognition with its clients and investors worldwide. The steadfast determination and dedication to high professional standards has placed the firm the leading pack of investment banking advisors.

 

The valuable service that the firm offers is anchored on the staff’s ability to handle every challenge uniquely through in-depth analysis and giving accurate recommendations.

 

Madison Street Capital has a wide pool of clients in different industries such as energy, financial services, aerospace and defense, real estate development, consumer markets, healthcare, and the vast technology industry.

 

It states that the emerging middle-level market as the key factor in the growth of their clients worldwide. The team, at Madison Street Capital, will continue to focus on developing these markets and strive to introduce their portfolio of clients into a globally competitive market, where they can succeed.

 

In January 2017, Madison Street Capital was able to secure minority recapitalization deal for one of its client’s, ARES Security Corporation. Madison Street Capital acted as the sole financial advisor in a deal involving ARES Security Corporation and Corbel Structured Equity Partners, the financing partner.

 

Through the deal, ARES Security received subordinated debt investment and minority equity. The transaction was handled by Reginald McGaugh, a Senior Managing Director at Madison Street Capital.

 

The management team of ARES Security was pleased with the deal as the investment advisor was able to single out a suitable financial partner. The team was impressed by the procedures undertaken from the due diligence, to the valuation analysis, and eventually the capital raising process.

 

The investor, Corbel Structured Equity Partners, has offered a supportive and flexible capital partnership that will enable ARES Security to capitalize on emerging market trends and uphold the sales momentum. The partnership was a way to implement a creative capital strategy that would create the highest value of equity.

 

Owing to the success of Madison Street Capital and its investment strategies, they received the Cross Border Deal of the Year International which is recognized by M&A Advisor Awards. They were also accorded the Turnaround Awards for Restructuring Deal of the Year in 2017.

Investment Banking Services as Provided by Madison Street Capital

Investment banking involves the raising of finance by underwriting a clients’ securities or acting as their agent in the issuance of securities. An investment bank mainly deals with individuals, governments and corporations. The services offered by an investment bank are mergers and acquisitions, market making, trading of derivatives, equity securities, fixed income instruments, currencies and commodities. An investment bank conducts its business through two main lines. These are the sell side and buy side. The sell side deals with trading securities for cash this includes services such as market making.

The most frequent clients of investment banks in the buy side line are private equity funds, life insurance companies, hedge funds and unit trusts. Its functions may be categorized as either private or public. The public areas are essentially stock analysis while the private functions is concerned with insider information. For one to be recognized as an investment banker and be allowed to practice, they ought to be a licensed broker-dealer and be under the US Securities and Exchange Commission and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority.

An investment bank is ideally split into three, that is the front office, middle office and back office. The front office deals with offering advice on mergers and acquisitions and sales and trading and research. The middle office is what deals with treasury management and internal corporate strategy. The back office is primarily concerned with data checking. Its functions are to ensure that trades have been conducted and that there are no mistakes or errors whatsoever. Other functions of investment banks are such as global transaction banking, investment management and merchant banking. Initial public offerings are the main source of income for investment banks.

Madison Street capital is an investment banking firm. The firm offers financial advisory services and opinions to small medium businesses. The services offered by Madison Street Capital are such as mergers and acquisitions, hedge fund valuation, debt restructuring, capital and finance raising. Madison Street Capital prides itself in being able to handle huge financial transactions. This is when they are dealing with mergers and acquisitions.

Madison Street has well experienced and knowledgeable individuals, corporations and institutions in matters of investment banking. The capital and financial structures that it has, enables it offer the best investment banking solutions to its clients. These are such as Annual Mergers and Acquisition Advisor Award and Annual International Mergers and Acquisition Award. For a look at the firms’ services and what it offers one can visit its website, http://www.madisonstreetcapital.com/. The firm is on the rise to become one of the best investment banking firm in the world.

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