Join First West Capital at the BC Middle Market Growth Conference on April 10-11, Western Canada’s premier M&A conference attracting more than 300 deal makers including corporate officers, national private equity firms, intermediaries, and financing sources.
In November 2016 First West Capital was involved in a panel discussion at ACG Capital Connection in Toronto addressing trends in the mergers and acquisitions (M&A) market, which has seen an increase in activity. Transactions with an M&A component, such as strategic M&As, partner buyouts, management buyouts (MBOs) and leveraged buyouts (LBOs), have become favorable for sellers due to high valuation multiples – thanks to low interest rates and strong availability of capital from lenders and private equity firms. For strategic buyers, low organic growth rates and succession planning are driving increased M&A activity. Continue Reading
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