Investment Banking - Corporate Advisory
ATALYST | CAPITAL MARKETS provides strategic advice and execution across a range of industries with a specific focus on homebuilding, master plan development, real estate, hospitality, consumer products and technology.
Mergers & Acquisitions: We advise clients on acquisitions of a company or a set of assets. We assist in targeting opportunities, provide expert valuation services, propose financial alternatives, assist in negotiations and manage the process through the closing.
Divestitures & Sales: We advise clients considering selling a business, a segment of a business or specific assets. We provide expert valuation services and recommend a sale strategy. We assist in all aspects of the sale process including preparing an electronic data room, an offering memorandum and other sales materials. We identify and contact qualified acquirers, assist in negotiations and manage the process through the closing.
Capital Raising/Private Placements: We advise our clients on capital raising strategies and execute private placements on their behalf. We have deep relationships across the institutional debt and equity landscape. We have an ability to find innovative capital providers for complex or challenging situations. We assist in running a competitive process to attract the best terms and assist in negotiations and process management through the closing.
Valuations & Fairness Opinions: On a selective basis we provide fairness opinions and/or valuation services to our clients or their boards. We provide a thorough, well-reasoned, and independent perspective on third-party strategic transactions.
Investment Banking - Restructuring Advisory
ATALYST | CAPITAL MARKETS provides strategic advice and restructuring services to companies, creditors, investors and others, both out-of-court and in-court. We assist clients in developing negotiating strategies, financing alternatives and sale alternatives.
- Obtaining covenant waivers and amendments
- Structuring and executing exchange/tender offers and consent solicitations
- Raising new debt and equity capital (DIP, Exit Financings, “Rescue Financings”)
- Designing and implementing recapitalizations
- Selling non-core assets or entire companies
- Assisting in the development, negotiation and execution of Chapter 11 restructurings including pre-packaged/pre-arranged restructurings
- Conducting 363 sales
- Valuation support and testimony services
Investment Banking - ATALYST | CAPITAL MARKETS Team
- John Gilchrist
- Roy Smolarz